OHBS Boats

Boats preserved and owned by the Orkney Historic Boat Society:

  • Bulldog – 1927, 18′ 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 Uffa Fox
  • Falcon – 1927, square-sterned  17′ dinghy
  • Hide Boat – 2016, Neolithic replica built for the BBC
  • Lifeboat – 1930s, ex “M/T Arne Kjøde
  • Nellie – 25′ First World War Naval Launch
  • Orcadian – 1949-50, an early 14′ Merlin racing dinghy
  • Pearl – 1926, 15′ North Ronaldsay Praam
  • Saga – 14′ one-design Redwing racing dinghy
Bulldog
1927, 18′ 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
Falcon
1927, square-sterned 17′ dinghy
Hide Boat
2016, Neolithic replica built for the BBC
Lifeboat
1930s, ex “M/T Arne Kjøde”
Nellie
First World War Naval Launch
Orcadian
1949-50, an early 14′ Merlin racing dinghy
Pearl
1926, 15′ North Ronaldsay Praam
Saga
14′ one-design Redwing racing dinghy
Shamrock
late 1940s, 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
Venture
c1960 Yachting World Catamaran
Waterlily
c1870 North Isles Yole
Waterwitch
1923 fully restored South Isles Yole
White Wings
1937, 14′ Orkney Yole
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