Peggy Bawn Press

Independent Maritime Publishers
Classic Design & Yacht Racing

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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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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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glwatsonlimitededition_small_thumbnailG.L. WATSON – Leather-bound Limited Edition

Peggy Bawn Press have created a leather-bound limited edition ultimate luxury version of the well received G.L. Watson – The Art and Science of
Yacht Design.

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dublinbay_2ndEd_small_thumbnailDUBLIN BAY

The Cradle of Yacht Racing

The expanded second edition of Hal Sisk’s richly illustrated high quality book describes how the worldwide sport was popularised and formatted by the pioneering yachtsmen of Dublin Bay.

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