Builder: Charles Lucas (Battery Point ,Tasmania)
Launched: 16 November 1911
Built for Mr Charles Shannon R.G.Y.C.
Displacement :8000 lb
Ballast (Lead Keel) :3200 lb
Known race history with Royal Geelong Yacht Club ,Corio Bay (1912-1953)
Whereabouts 1953-1985 unknown. Owned by K. Holder during the eighties, and Bob Major during the nineties. Bought by Martin Cox in 2000.Restored by Martin Cox (current owner) 2001-2003. Moored in and still sailing out of Sydney at present.
Gannet differs from the original design in having an offset companionway and a stepped profile to the cockpit sides. Her hull has not been lengthened.
If you can fill in any details, please contact Martin Cox
This site was last updated 06/15/08