The Slipper Launch Collection

Thames Traditional Boat Rally 2006

The rally was held at Fawley Meadows, Henley-on-Thames on the 16th and 17th Jul/y 2005. There will be some familiar launches and some new ones. The sun shone all weekend, as it did for all of July 2006 - fantastic!

 

The Slipper Launches attending were:

Antalya Baby Greyhound Blue Swan Chatterbox III
Cherry Pie Dandini        Edgewood
Flying Fox Forever J Golden Glory Greyhound
Jayfife Knight Errant Larchwood Picardie
Portofina        Slipstream    Wishbone

Thames Traditional Boat Rally 2006 pictures.....   

Picardie

 

 

Greyhound

 

Baby Greyhound

 

Baby Greyhound

 

 

Jayfife

 

Larchwood

 

Golden Glory

 

 

The two remaining  50 foot Slipper Launches:

Knight Errant and Baby Greyhound

 

 

           
 

Cherry Pie

 

 

 

 

Cherry Pie and Knight Errant

 

 

 

Blue Swan

 

 

Two Swans!

 

See You Next Year!

 

 

 

The Andrews Trophy

For all slipper stern launches, awarded for restoration, maintenance and presentation.

Awarded to Edgewood - Owner M Crossingham

 

Sheila Bourne Trophy

The best boat in show. 

Awarded to Antalya       -   Owner: .A. Toop

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Osland Trophy

Awarded for structural restoration

Awarded to Edgewood  - Owner M Crossingham

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Dean Marine Trophy 

Engine installation and smooth running.

Awarded to Antalya       -   Owner: .A. Toop