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months after which the advert may be renewed or withdrawn.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
Treasurer, Robin Gabbitas
Boat details and description
– Please email the details and up to two 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
Membership - Members may transfer any remaining membership to
the new owner and it will greatly assist the WCOA if permission could be
sort to pass on the new owners details to the membership secretary.
[Please use this form]
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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
||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
||A modified version of the classic built
by Anglo Marine & Ian Porter.
||Built by Ian Porter Sales, between
||Hartley Boats. The latest version, first built
in 2008 and starting at boat no 1586
||Combi Trailer - road & launching trolley
||Launching trolley only
||Outboard motor included
||Spinnaker aperture in foredeck for easy
|Sail No &
Details & Boat Location
Description (Max 100 words)
Mark Fleming Tel: 01975 562866
West Linton EH46, 20 miles SW
parchment hull; ivory deck; red fendering & coach line; SB
COND:EX - almost as new - very little used - laid up in dry for last 10 years
CT, new tyres, spare road wheel, jockey wheel, main with float pad & slab reef, furling jib, spinnaker & kit, wood & steel centre boards, oars, rowlocks, O/B bracket, anchor, haulage rollers, boat cover, spare ropes etc
Mariner 4HP outboard - very little used and winterised before storage for 10 years - tested and runs,
offered at £300.
Photo 1 -
Wanderer COND GOOD, MD, CT (Snipe) with jockey wheel, arms and strap, SB,
two suits cruising sails (1 used once), storm jib and main, furling gear, O/B bracket, oars, rowlocks, anchor, overboom cover, flotation pad, v. little use in recent years, hence
sale. Garaged in winter. Tohatsu 3.5 outboard (6 hrs. use) available if required at £250.
Photo 1 -
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
Exchange - METAL CENTRE-BOARD.
I have a metal centre board in new condition which I would
like to exchange for either a wood or standard GRP one in
reasonable / to good condition.
I would travel a reasonable distance to complete an
exchange. Please contact Brian Milford, Tel 01267 281734
SPINNAKER FOR WANDERER. Tel: 01900 881080 or email
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 Philip Meadowcroft - Wargrave Tel 0118 940 3208. Charge
£l.00 per day. Hirer collects and returns.