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Mary Bell C116

Boat Details

Sail Number:
Current Custodian:
Max Beck
Year Built:
Timbers Used:

Huon Pine and Celery Top


Custodian: Max Beck; 2000 – Present
Mary Bell was built in 2000 at the Wooden Boat Shop in Sorrento, Victoria. She was commissioned by Max Beck.

Timbers used were Huon Pine and Celery Top with the primary focus of the boat being one for social competition rather than serious racing.

She is moored at Sorrento Sailing Couta Boat Club and is used as a recreational craft.

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