Canada’s oldest sailboat

Fabulous film treatment by Canadian documentary film maker Tobi Elliott on the joy of restoring a beautiful, old and interesting yacht: Dorothy, designed by G.L. Watson contemporary, Linton Hope, in 1897.

[Update 17 November 2014: Interesting illustrated discussion on classic yacht restoration/ rebuild conundrums at Tobi Elliot’s Dorothy blog.]



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 Many photographs previously unpublished.
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