C91 Avalon

Sail Number C91
Location of Boat Sorrento Victoria
Owner’s Name Andrew Callander
Built Year circa 1913
Builder Possibly Alex Lacco’s first boat

History

Early history is little-known and anecdotal.

Purchased by Phillip Myer as a wreck in 1997 at Queenscliff.

Refastened and re-ribbed by the Wooden Boatshop. The restoration was completed by Phillip Myer (fibreglass below water line).

She was launched at Queenscliff in 1999 and was sailed and raced by the Geelong Grammar School while Patrick Myer attended.

Purchased by Andrew Callander 2007.

Comments

TBA

Race Record

Fast 24 Footer with numerous line honour victories in division2.

Mediocre to atrocious on handicap.

Photos

SSCBC

   Avalon_1913 02 Low Res

Boat Measurement in Detail

C91 Avalon
Hull LOA 24′
FWD (Fwd Mastface Fwd Stem) TBA
AFT (Aft Mast Aft Transom) TBA
BOBSTAY to waterline TBA
FORE FOOT TBA
DRAFT AFT TBA
Sails LP (Luff perpendicular) TBA
JIB TBA
MAIN TBA
Ballast Ballast Weight – Lead Ingots 800kg
Engine Yanmar 15hp
Compliant YES