OHBS Boats

Boats preserved and owned by the Orkney Historic Boat Society:

  • Bulldog – c1927, 19′ Orkney Yole
  • Cingalee – 1905, World War 1, 28′ vintage fleet launch
  • Doris – c1930, 18′ Orkney South Isles sail and motor Yole
  • Esmeralda – 1934 short transom cutter designed by Uffa Fox
  • Falcon – 1927, square-sterned  17′ dinghy
  • Hide Boat – 2016, Neolithic replica built for the BBC
  • Lifeboat – 1930s, ex “M/T Arne Kjøde” clinker built with copper fastenings
  • Orcadian – 1949-50, an early 14′ Merlin racing dinghy
  • Pearl – 1926, 15′ North Ronaldsay Praam
  • Saga – 14′ one-design Redwing racing dinghy
  • Shamrock – 1950s, 13′ transom dinghy
  • Shownia – 1939, 20′ Shetland model
  • Sirius – 1955, Snipe class racing dinghy
  • Stromness Flatties – 1895 & 1920 Flat-bottomed dory
  • Tern  – 1896, 19′ Stroma Yole
  • Tystie – c1960, Orkney 12′ dinghy
  • Waterlily – c1850 North Isles Yole
  • White Wings – 1937, 14′ Orkney Yole

Bulldog

c1927, 19′ Orkney Yole

Cingalee

1905, World War 1, 28′ vintage fleet launch

Doris

c1930, 18′ Orkney South Isles sail and motor Yole

Esmeralda

1934 short transom cutter designed by Uffa Fox

Falcon

1927, square-sterned 17′ dinghy

Hide Boat

2016, Neolithic replica built for the BBC

Lifeboat

ex Norwegian M/T Arne Kjøde

Orcadian

an early Merlin racing dinghy

Pearl

1926, 15′ North Ronaldsay Praam

Saga

14′ one-design Redwing racing dinghy

Shamrock

1950s built 13' transom dinghy

Shownia

1939, 20′ Shetland Model

Sirius

1955, Snipe class racing dinghy

Stromness Flatties

1895 & 1920 Flat-bottomed dory

Tern

1896, 19′ Stroma Yole

Tystie

c1960, Orkney 12′ dinghy

Waterlily

c1850 North Isles Yole

White Wings

1937, 14′ Orkney Yole

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