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 Advertising cost for boat sales: There is no charge to WCOA qualifying members, [members who have paid at least two subscriptions] Otherwise we seek a £30 donation to the WCOA. Boats will be advertised for up to three months after which the advert may be renewed or withdrawn. Please make out cheques to WCOA and mark the sail number on the back. Post to the WCOA Treasurer, Robin Gabbitas

Boat details and description – Please email the details and up to three photos. The description is limited to 100 words maximum. You may use the abbreviations shown to reduce the word count. Please describe the boat accurately and fairly. Those without email may post the details to the WCOA webmaster

Transfer of Membership - Members may transfer any remaining membership to the new owner and it will greatly assist the WCOA if a transfer form is completed at the point of sale and passed to the new owner  [Please use this form]

Internet Scams - The WCOA website does not normally attract scammers, but a quick internet search for “boat selling scams” will confirm that you need to be wary. Ideally obtain the address and land line telephone number of the buyer; meet the buyer in person. Don’t pass on your bank account details.

The WCOA reserves the right to remove an advertised boat without prior notice.  
*Abbreviations as used in Boats For Sale Section:  List modified 15-01-2014
CLASSIC Boat No. 1-400, built by Winton Boats from 1979-1984; No's 401-1526, built by Anglo Marine from 1984-2002; No's 1527-1564, built by Ian Porter Sales from 2002-2007.  See BOAT HISTORY
MD A modified version of the classic built by Anglo Marine & Ian Porter. See BOAT HISTORY
ESPRIT Built by Ian Porter Sales, between 2006-2007
HB Hartley Boats. The latest version, first built in 2008 and starting at boat no 1586
COND.EX Excellent condition
COND.GOOD Good condition
COND.FAIR Fair condition
CT Combi Trailer - road & launching trolley
LT  Launching trolley only  
O/B Outboard motor included
SPNKRO Spinnaker aperture in foredeck for easy launching
SB Self bailers
Sail No & Year Contact Details & Boat Location Description (Max 100 words) Asking Price
W1038 (1992?)  Tim Robertson Tel 01258 480059
Sutton Bingham SC, Yeovil, Somerset.
 Anglo Marine MD Wanderer, current ownership since 2003. With parchment hull and cream deck. Aft mainsheet, metal rowlocks, oars, self-bailers, all round D Section rubber fendering, fitted hull eyes for boom tent (not supplied); U bolts for righting lines.  Very good McNamara genoa, Good McNamara mainsail, well used but perfectly serviceable Porters spinnaker.  Alde Engineering Surf Combi Trailer circa 2004 with extended front mast support (Clears roof box), jockey wheel and spare road wheel – well balanced and rugged towing set up. Wooden lighting board and aft mast crutch fits to transom.  Boom up and flat covers, both very old and just serviceable.  Hold down towing strap and padded wooden ‘spreader bar’.  Major Porters racing refit around 2012 included: Padded toe straps, smart replacement black non-slip floorboards, replacement deep section boom, 16:1 Kicking Strap, spinnaker chute, rudder and centreboard profiled and painted white, kicker and cunningham led back to thwart. Replacement thwart. Solid mast step rebuilt. Well known boat, cruised and raced extensively and set up & ready for racing now. Recent multiple National and Inland Championship winner. Completed twice and won class once in Three Rivers Race (Horning). Photo 1 - 2 - 3 £2,950

N.B. The WCOA does not warrant the accuracy of advert details or sanction the asking price. All contact shall be directly between the seller and the purchaser. It is the purchaser's responsibility to verify the ownership, sea worthiness and other aspects of the boat prior to payment.

Useful links: Boat Buyers Check List + Wanderer Build History

Miscellaneous Wanderer Kit - For Sale or Wanted
Wanted - Suit of second-hand Wanderer sails. Ex-racing sails would be OK, or a cruising suit with some life left in them. Please email:
 or ring Richard on 01206 823890.
Wanted - Used, but serviceable cruising main sail preferably with reefing and the buoyancy pocket at the head. Can pay by cash or BACS and arrange collection personally or by  courier.  Please contact Ralph Ballhatchet 01753 646008 W1333
 Wanted -  Rudder Blade for Anglo Marine Wanderer W539.  A used blade is acceptable, if in working order. Please contact  Michael Sturdee  email
Wanted - Secondhand suit of Wanderer Racing Sails (main and jib), ideally in good, clean condition. Please contact Jonathan on 07715 257979. email
For Sale - Brand new lazaret (rear locker) cover manufactured and painted in Ivory and Manufactured by Ian Porter Sales.  The cover is 480mm front to back . Cost £153.60 +VAT selling for half price plus carriage. Please contact Mike at  Tel 07500 896152
For Sale - HOOK DEVICE – For removing stones from the centre board casing . Manufactured in 1mm thick stainless steel 600mm long and 25mm wide – hook formed at one end and hole the other for rope to aid retrieval. Highly effective – don’t think of going cruising without one ! £21.00 inc p & p. David Hewett 020 8657 3750
For Hire - Boat Tent.  Available for hire to WCOA members. Contact Mike Hamilton - New Milton Tel 01425 612611. Charge £l.00 per day. Hirer collects and returns.  

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