«The Yeoman and Sisters» Project




          Refit / rebuild of
    3 all-winners cruiser-racers
of the 50's by Camper &...
Yachts construction


●   Camper & Nicholsons Ltd. Northam yard; Jun. '50 - May '51
●   Yard numbers and yacht names
    –...
Yacht design

LOA        48ft 6in (14.78 m)
LWL        35ft 0in (10.67 m)
Beam       10ft 9in (3.28 m)
Draft      7ft 6in ...
Innovative yachts


●   Sloop with removable
    inner forestay
●   Straight sheer
●   Foredeck exhtending
    as coachroo...
Winning ocean racers


●   Yeoman III 1951 season
    –   18 firsts, 4 seconds, 8 thirds
    –   61 regattas, 52 prizes
● ...
Yachts status


●   Yard 770
    –   currently in poor conditions
    –   coastal day-chartering in Spain
●   Yard 771
   ...
Project objectives




●   Refitting / rebuilding 3 cruiser-racer yachts
     –   originally built by Camper & Nicholsons ...
Project values

●   Passion - Classic cruiser-racers refit / rebuild
●   History - Historical designer and shipyard
●   Br...
Project scope


●   The yachts will be refit and rebuilt as follows:
●   Refit in shipyard A - Yard 770
     –   complete ...
Shipyard A
●   Catalan Classic Shipyard
    –   extensive classic yacht expertise in repairs and
        constructions don...
Shipyard B


●   Barcelona or foreign shipyard
    –   could be done by shipyard A
         ●   currently investigating te...
Contact


        Leonardo Zangrando
        MBA, MSc Naval Architect
      zangrando@longitude-mc.com
            +34.678...
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The "Yeoman and Sisters" project

  1. 1. «The Yeoman and Sisters» Project Refit / rebuild of 3 all-winners cruiser-racers of the 50's by Camper & Nicholsons
  2. 2. Yachts construction ● Camper & Nicholsons Ltd. Northam yard; Jun. '50 - May '51 ● Yard numbers and yacht names – 770 - Yeoman III (later Alitia and Griffin II) – 771 - Taiseer IV – 774 - Fedalah 2 The «Yeoman and Sisters» Project
  3. 3. Yacht design LOA 48ft 6in (14.78 m) LWL 35ft 0in (10.67 m) Beam 10ft 9in (3.28 m) Draft 7ft 6in (2.29 m) Mainsail 560 sq.ft (52.03 m2) Genoa 530 sq.ft (49.24 m2) Foretriangle 390 sq.ft (36.23 m2) 3 The «Yeoman and Sisters» Project
  4. 4. Innovative yachts ● Sloop with removable inner forestay ● Straight sheer ● Foredeck exhtending as coachroof ● Raised deckhouse ● Composite structure: steel frames and mahogany planking, teak deck and cedar fittings 4 The «Yeoman and Sisters» Project
  5. 5. Winning ocean racers ● Yeoman III 1951 season – 18 firsts, 4 seconds, 8 thirds – 61 regattas, 52 prizes ● Taiseer IV 1951 season – 5 firsts, 6 seconds, 2 thirds ● Main ocean races won – Fastnet Cup '51, Britannia Cup '51, Admiral's Cup '59 5 The «Yeoman and Sisters» Project
  6. 6. Yachts status ● Yard 770 – currently in poor conditions – coastal day-chartering in Spain ● Yard 771 – sunk in 1952 ● Yard 774 – disappeared in 1970 6 The «Yeoman and Sisters» Project
  7. 7. Project objectives ● Refitting / rebuilding 3 cruiser-racer yachts – originally built by Camper & Nicholsons Ltd. in 1950-51 – winners of several ocean races in the 50's, among which '51 Fastnet Cup, '51 Britannia Cup, '59 Admiral's Cup – just 1 survived but currently in poor conditions ● Participate in the Fastnet Cup and Britannia Cup in 2011 60 years after their first victory ● Sail in classic regattas circuits 7 The «Yeoman and Sisters» Project
  8. 8. Project values ● Passion - Classic cruiser-racers refit / rebuild ● History - Historical designer and shipyard ● Brand - C&N brand to rebuilds ● Racing - All-winners of their times ● Mediatic - back to racing 60 years after victories ● Tradition - Classic regattas today ● Heritage - Preservation of classics fleet ● Metre Class - yachts to expand the 10-Metre class ● Know-how - Maintain and transmit shipwright know-how ● Future - Establish an “excellence centre” in classic yachts refit and rebuild in Barcelona 8 The «Yeoman and Sisters» Project
  9. 9. Project scope ● The yachts will be refit and rebuilt as follows: ● Refit in shipyard A - Yard 770 – complete refit to pristine status with original techniques and materials – done in Catalan classic shipyard already knowing the yacht, proven classic refit and rebuild expertise ● Rebuild in shipyard B - Yard 771 and 774 – replica built on original plans – original materials and techniques – shipyard - see following slides 9 The «Yeoman and Sisters» Project
  10. 10. Shipyard A ● Catalan Classic Shipyard – extensive classic yacht expertise in repairs and constructions done exclusively with traditional techniques ● 50ft yacht deck structure and planking full reconstruction ● 23 m spruce wooden mast construction ● W. Fife design 7.5 m LOA classic yacht new build ● various repairs done on construction 770 – currently discussing to obtain yard space with pier in central Barcelona 10 The «Yeoman and Sisters» Project
  11. 11. Shipyard B ● Barcelona or foreign shipyard – could be done by shipyard A ● currently investigating technical and legal obstacles to obtain the status of shipyard for large new constructions / rebuilds ● currently investigating technical and legal obstacles to construction approval by authorities for a yacht built as close as possible to classic original – already available alternative options involving non- Spanish long standing classic shipyard 11 The «Yeoman and Sisters» Project
  12. 12. Contact Leonardo Zangrando MBA, MSc Naval Architect zangrando@longitude-mc.com +34.678.682.792 Longitude Management Consulting, SL C. Muntaner 250, 1º 1ª E-08021 Barcelona Spain www.longitude-mc.com 12 «The Yeoman and Sisters» Project

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