|Tax Status:||Tax Paid|
Bosham West Sussex UK|
This TELA 16 with a wine glass stern and bluff bow of the Bristol Cutter design dates back to 1911 and has endured the years.
Production in GRP commenced in 1980 & with Salterns and continues today with Collars of Oxford.
There has been a steady demand for these fine yachts & they have been exported as far as Australia. Another was sold by Bosham Yacht Sales and transported to Spain
The original gaff rig sail plan is both aesthetically beautiful, functional and enhanced by the varnished cedar spars.from Collars.
She can be rigged quickly & single handed with ease & trailable behind a family car.
Dinghy Magazine described stated that:'she is fast, stable, light & responsive, superb performance & enormous stability.'
The crew described her as boat you sat in rather than on and that the most nervous crew would feel at ease.
This 2007 version was built to full specification , including a galvanised road trailer, which has never been immersed in seawater. The mahogany trim and fittings are treated with a maintenance friendly preserving oil, which also enhances her & maintains her appearance .
She had Copperbot treatment in 2009 , which appears to be still active/effective, with only minor blemishes.
This is a little used boat is in excellent condition. The Duck Egg hull & build quality is greatly admired by sailors & non sailors alike.
Length stated is hull over deck [+2.75ft with bowsprit]. T
There is a pad to take a 2hp long shaft outboard, as well as Collars oars, bronze rollocks and side deck mountings.
Terror has been greatly admired and photographed by other sailors and non sailors alike.
Reluctantly for sale & looking for a new discerning owner.
A Chichester Harbour mooring is available at a discounted price if required.
This boat has been ashore for the last 2 years & only afloat in the season, In total she has been ashore for 5 seasons since purchased new 2007
Full specification,owner improvements + boat review available
|Vessel type:||Classic dayboat|
|Length over all:||18' 9"|
|Length of deck:||16' 6"|
|Draft, keel down:||4'|
|Draft, keel up:||1' 2"|
|Hull material:||Glass Fibre|
|Keel type:||Lifting Keel|
GRP Hull in Duck Egg blue
Fitted out in Mahogany trim and fittings- all treated
Mahogany helmsmans pads on side decks
Galvanised road trailer - never immeresed
Sprit pole adjustable-homemeade
Cockpit cover used with boom in position- blue canvas
Oars- Collars douglas fir varnished
Fenders x 4
Sail area 150 sq.feet standard rig as supllied + supplementry sails
Main- Richardson [original]. Reefing-2 lines turned to meet boom cleat
Jib Richardson [replacement] Wykeham Martin bronze furler
Flying Jib- Batt Sails
Collars Spars in Douglas Fir - Varnished
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Note: Indicated location is approximate general area only.