Capable Classic Yacht For Sale
Watermaiden was for many years associated with Geoff Taylor who repeatedly cross the Atlantic Ocean in her. She was built in 1939 by the Mashford Brothers at their Cremyll Shipyard in Plymouth. At the same time they built the smaller yacht Felicity Ann, also famous for Atlantic Crossing; the first by a woman, Ann Davison, in 1953.
Watermaiden is now (December 2017) For Sale. Originally called Water Wraith II, she became Magellan Cloud in 1958, and Watermaiden in 1964.
Built : 1939 at Mashford Bros, River Tamar, Cornwall.
LOA : 30'
LWL : 24' 0"
Beam : 8' 6"
Draught : 4' 6"
Displacement : 8 tons TM
Lloyd's Register : N° 165890, Plymouth
Watermaiden Custodians & Home Ports
Richard Rance (2015-2017...) Tamar, Plymouth, England
Geoffrey Taylor (1978 - 2015) Plymouth, England
Lesley L Gooch (1964-1977) Hamble; Fowey, England
Dr JW Doupe (1958-1963) Plymouth, England
John Panton (?-1954-1957) Plymouth, England
CF King (1950-1952-?) Plymouth, England
C John H Wollen (?-1947-1949) Plymouth, England
Philip Pike (1939-?)
Page last updated : December 2017