The £1 (and a lot of work) Folkboat

I reckon he did rather well, even if there was a lot of work involved. It’s a fine looking boat today… Advertisements

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‘Did you sail that thing here?’ – Leo Goolden solos the Atlantic in a Folkboat

The things people do with a Folkboat. I remember dreaming of buying one and sailing off when I was just 16. I wouldn’t have had the slightest idea what to do with it, but the thought was so appealing… ‘Did you sail that thing here?’ – solo across the Atlantic in a Folkboat

Folkboat mast and boom for sale

Fowey boatbuilder Marcus Lewis has written to let us know about this for sale offer – which I would guess might be a godsend for someone… ‘I am re-rigging my vintage wooden Folkboat over the winter and converting her to a gaff ketch! I will have for sale a Sitka spruce mast and boom, made to … Continue reading “Folkboat mast and boom for sale”