HISTOIRE DES HALFS

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Ron Holland:

 

 

Golden Shamrock, (publicité d'un importateur pour la France):

"Bateaux" 3/75: le chantier irlandais Southcoast Boatgard de Cork a produit 9 Shamrock, 3 sont destinés aux USA, Gréce et France.

1/2 Cut SA 422 Golden Shamrock ?, ex "Take 5", 2018 25 may, 41st Royal Escape Race: DNF/14 SCCH 3, Kevin Headon;

Accastillage Diffusion en 78 F 7639 1978;
Antares III ESP 1372 1976, ex "Golden";
Arc En Ciel
K?, 2013 Jersey:
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Attila F 6822 1976

Bagherra V F 6822 1976, ex Attila?
Berra Marine Service F 35199, ex Ombrelune;
Brunzent B Golden Shamrock 1977;

Cavalier K 5107 1975
Chani F 7477 1978
Chrystal Clear, IRL ? 1978, Owned by Tony Farrelly from Howth Yacht Club in the 1980's. Competed in every Fastnet race and every Round Ireland Race possible. 1984 Winner of Round Ireland Race, One of few small boats which completed the Fastnet race 1979, 1993 for sale IR£14,000, 2012 under refit.

Devastation K 5145, 1978 2e Cervantes Trophy, racing in the 1980's on the River Wyre during the Winter Series, 2013 new paint, seen at Glasson Dock Marina;
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Dragon Vert F 6822 1976, ex Bagherra V;

Excalibur F 7639;

Fancy That K 1977;

Go Golden BEL 5671 1976, 1977 6 mai, Seine Bay Race: 1er/3 Classe V, Fisher & AssQueen's Jubilee: 3e/? Classe V, 1980 East Anglian ORA: 2e/?? Class III, D. Geaves;
Golden IV E 1372 1976, renommé "Antares III" ;
Golden Griphon IRL 912 1977;

Golden Harp IRL 24 1976, 1976 5 juin, OSTAR: 63e/125 en 44j19h, Stuart Woods, 2014 For Sale, designed by Ron Holland built by Southcoast Boatyard in Cork, Ireland in 1976 and sailed to the US in the 76 OSTAR race. This is a production model of a successful prototype, Hull color Dark blue, Kemp single spreader mast, Kemp boom, new rigging 2008 with Mod. fittings and Wichard backstay adjuster, Hyde streamstay roller furler. #6 tape, Yanmar 2 cylinder GM15 diesel with 12 gal. SS tank:

Golden Leprechaun IRL 138 ?;
Golden Shamrock
IRL 124 ?;
Guéméné Confection F 7639 ?, ex "Excalibur";
Gwobr Awr
ou Gwaub Aur K 5164 ?, 1976 Holyhead-Dun Laoghaire: 12e/13 Div B, ISORA: ?e/32 Div B, Huw Tudor, 1977 ISORA, 4/7 races: 5e/22, H. Tudor, 1978 ISORA Race Week: 4-9-6-8 = 8e/17 B1, 1 July, Dun Laoghaire-Holyhead Race: 8e/11 Class V, IOR: 21.4, coque blanche, H. Tudor, ISORA, 5/8 races: 7e/28 B2, 1979 ISORA, 5/8 races: 5e/28 B1, H. Tudor, renommé "Juggler";

Half Cut SA 422 Golden Shamrock ?, ex "Take 5", 2018 25 may, 41st Royal Escape Race: DNF/14 SCCH 3, Kevin Headon, Octobre, Sussex Yacht Club Long Inshore Series 2018 NHC: 21e/23;
Half Duke BEL 219 1978, ex "The Red Duke";
Hellhound of Holyhead K 5125 ?, renamed Hellhound III, renamed "Pegasus";
Harry Furlong ? ?, 1976 Isora: 1er/?? B, Dickie & Willie Richardson;

Impulse K?, racing in the 1980's on the River Wyre during the Winter Series

Jonathan Livinsgton Vulture K 6653 ?;
Juggler
K 5164, ex "Gwobraur", 2011 For Sale, 2013 Tour Ile de Wight: DNF/681;

Krugerrand K 5138 1975;

Lady Marion F ?
Lady Shamrock IRL 69 ?;

Last Challenge US 16530 1975, 6e half 75
Ligo Ligo GRE ?, 1976 HTC, Triestre: ?e/46, 2018 Seen in Corfu, Greece;
Lucky Shamrock F 7477 1978;
Luisa I 7132 ?, 1976 HTC Triestre: 30-21-24-32-18= 22e/42 et 1er bateau de série, A. Gallo;

Mandaga ESP 1450 Shamrock 1976, 2008 Vu sur liste bateaux espagnols, Gabriel Robles;
Mia Mao IRL 7007 ?, 1976 HTC, Triestre: 30e/42;
Picture from Facebook 2021,
Mutine F? ?;

Nick B 652 1976, 2017 A Vendre Golden Shamrock 1978, 9,10 x 3,10 x 1,70, Motor Perkins 18 Pk 1997(450 Heures), Grand voile - Genois (5) + enrouleur - Spi, Pilote automatique ST2000, GPS, Sondeur, Anémomètre, Radar, Visible à Nieuwport, 2018 renommé "Petit Izoï";

Ombrelune F 255, 2010 A Vendre...;

Paddy Baloo ?? 1976, 2012 NED 3055/H2661, 29 septembre, Mosselrace: 8e/15 3h56', A. Dingemans, 2016 NED 4463 Seen on Dutch racing boat list, A. J. M. Dingemans;
Pegasus GBR 5125 ?, ex "Hellound III of Holyhead", Owner Corlett, Douglas Bay Yacht Club, Cork Week 2002 ?/?;
Petit Izoï
B 652 1976, ex ""Nick", 2018 20 aout, Half Ton Classics Cup, Nieuwpoort: 16 - 15 - 16 - 17 - 15 - 11 - 24,0 - 20 = 17e/19, Greg Bargibant;
Punctillio
IRL ? 1975, was owned by Michael O'Rahilly in 1980's and finished 3rd in Irish Half Ton Cup;

Rosie III GBR? 1979, 2007 Owner: David Cockburn;

Scillonia III F 7477 1978;
Shazoom US ? Golden Shamrock 1976, 1976 21 Mai, Cervantes Trophy, 229': 2e/? Classe V, Gullett; 1977 Septembre "Voiles et Voiliers" A Vendre, amélioré pour course au large, 1er half RORC 76 Gullett, 150KF, K 2525, 1983 ISORA, 5/7 races: 9e/18 B1, F.H. Stone, 1984 ISORA, 7/7 races: 4e/37 B1, 1985 ISORA, 4/7 races: 8e/25 B1, F.H. Stone, 1986 ISORA, 5/7 races: 10e/28 B1, 1987 Isora Race #5: ?e/21 Halfs, F.H. Stone;
1976 July "Yachting World";

Take Five SA 422 ou GBR 1618L ?, 2009 Round the Island Race: 41e/46, renamed "1/2 Cut";
Tara IV F 7712 ?;
The Red Duke H ? 1978, renamed "Half Duke";
Trebolisimo E 1453 1977;
Trifoglio KA 5439 1975;

Trumps ? 1978;

?? K 5222, 2020 November, Picture and comment from Facebook, John O'Regan "Golden Shamrock I owned in the early 90s, a bandit upwind but a handful downwind. Did a Round Ireland cruise in her in 1993 and the Round Ireland Race in 1996";

?? K ?, 2019 November, Pictures John O Regan, from Northern and Southern Ireland racing yachts past and present Facebook




1976 June "Yachting World",

1977