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Originally called 'Vector' before her launch but then changed to 'Patience', she was sold in 2006 and again in June 2009. Her name was changed to 'Ellenor Josephine' when she was registered in November 2010.
Full Description Natural Selection is a 25' ocean-going gaff rigged Vertue moored on the River Frome.
She has been sailed locally and to France during the last 3 years.
A rolling maintenance schedule has kept her in good order.
Her owner is planning to sell her during the next year, due to other commitments.
In the meantime, he will continue to sail her single-handed.
Registration and location
Vector, Patience. Ellenor Josephine
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Rig and Sails
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Carvel iroko on oak frames
International Boat Building Traning Centre
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Last updated: September 11, 2019