Alfred Mylne yacht Mingary restoration on video

Will Stirling of Stirling and Son recently worked on this project to bring the magnificent Mingary up to scratch.

She was designed by Alfred Mylne (more information here) and built by the Bute Slip Dock Co of Port Bannatyne, Scotland in 1929.

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Sailing on The Clyde in the 30s

Mylne film

Here’s a nice 8+ minute film from the  Alfred Mylne archive showing boats sailing on the Clyde. I think it will make many folks out there smile; many of the boats shown are Mylne designs.

 

Updated Mylne registers now online

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Mylne Design homepage

The 2010 editions of the Mylne Register of Yachts and Design List are available for download from the Mylne’s website http://www.mylne.com.

A catalogue of drawings by Alfred Mylne and his Mylne company colleagues  available to buy is in the design section of the website, which is available through a free registration gizmo.

While you’re there, there’s also a free download of the Milne Classic Regatta 2009 programme, a gallery of photos, and a fantastic piece of film of many of Mylne’s classic designs including the Royal Yacht Brittannia, Thendara, Iyruna, Audifax, Shamrock V, Tigris, Panope and Veronica.