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WINGS

Year1937
Current Sail NumberK 15
International RuleThird Rule
Current Statusvery good
Current LocationTetbury, Gloucestershire
Current CountryGB
DesignerCharles E. Nicholson
BuilderCamper & Nicholson
Construction/Hull#451
Length Overall21.36 m.
Waterline13.93 m.
Beam3.55 m.
Draught2.71 m.
Sail Area179 sq.m. - 176 sq.m. (1969)
Construction
Original OwnerMaurice Solvay
Original NameWINGS
Other NamesMohita II (1971)
Original Country
Original Sail NumberK 15
Owner Details & History

Built according to the International Third Rule

1937 - 1960 Mauirice Solvay - name: WINGS - rig: auxiliary Bermudian sloop Every year after 1951 maintenance work was carried by Cantieri Baglietto, Varazze (Italy)

1960 - 1961 estate of Maurice Solvay

1961 - 1962 T. W. Dupre

1962 Duke Edoardo Visconti di Modrone - home port: Cannes

1962 - 1964 Millstone Cruising Co. Ltd. - home port: Cannes

1965 - 1970 Georges Teychen? - home port: Bandol and Marseille rig: altered in auxiliary yawl in 1969 - re-powered in 1969

1970 - 1979 Jean Goutail - new name MOHITA II - home port: Marseille

1980 - 2000 Mr. Turlan - new name: AILE (some time around 1994) - rig altered in Auxiliary ketch

2001 John Lister - home port: Tetbury (Gloucestershire, UK). Under the control of the French architect Guy Ribadeau-Dumas a refit program has started in 2002 with a new deck, new engine and new interiors. In 2006/07, at Chantier du Guip under the supervision of the same architect, the hull has been completely rebuilt.

World Championships Results: 2001 in Cowes (America's Cup Jubilee): seventh in the Classic division 2014 in Barcelona (Spain): forth


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