• Restored counter stern, August 2016
    Restored counter stern, August 2016
  • Deck sanded, cockpit and coaming all in place
    Deck sanded, cockpit and coaming all in place
  • Glassed deck ready for winter 2015/16
    Glassed deck ready for winter 2015/16
  • Fully caulked and painted with primer, October 2014
    Fully caulked and painted with primer, October 2014
  • Steve surveys his handiwork, May 2012
    Steve surveys his handiwork, May 2012
  • Making good progress with planking, Spring 2011
    Making good progress with planking, Spring 2011
  • New stem in place, May 2009
    New stem in place, May 2009
  • Cachalot by Donna Morgan
    Passing Waldringfield SC, River Deben, September 2006 Photo: Donna Morgan

Yacht ‘Cachalot’

  • Gaff cutter built 1897, Folkestone, Kent, England by Robert Sanders, Dunkirk Little Ship
  • Length on deck 30', Bowsprit 10', Beam 10', Depth 5'3", Carvel construction
  • Major restoration and rebuild since 2007, ashore at the Tidemill Yacht Harbour, Woodbridge, Suffolk