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Video: The Big Class on Film

As part of the research for "G L Watson - The Art and Science of Yacht Design", we found this amazing film clip from the Golden Age of Yachting at the IFI Irish Film Archive in Dublin. All three competitors in this Clyde "Big Class" race were designed by G.L. Watson.

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G.L. Watson

The Art & Science of Yacht Design


Has a better or more significant book been produced on the history of yacht design, or indeed on the development of modern yachting?

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Dublin Bay

The Cradle of Yacht Racing


Hal Sisk’s richly illustrated high quality new book describes how the worldwide sport was first popularised and formatted by the pioneering yachtsmen of Dublin Bay

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