Altair: one of Scotland’s most beautiful things

Altair: one of Scotland’s all time most beautiful things. Made by men who worked with their head and their hands – and their heart.

Designed, built and launched at Fairlie, Ayrshire, Scotland, 1931, by William Fife and Son.

IM (Thanks to Classic Boat & Sandeman Yacht Company)

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About Peggy Bawn Press

496pg biography of Scottish yacht designer, George Lennox Watson (1851-1904). Significant book on the history of yacht design & the development of modern yachting. Beautifully illustrated. Many photographs previously unpublished.
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