Number 12: Sapphire (Volage)

Sail No.

Boat name (1935)


First owner and home port

Other known owners/dates/ports

Recent history and current condition of the WOD 


Sapphire (Volage)

F.W.Mitchell Brightlingsea.

Arnold Nield.


1947-50. L. Worsp
1950-53. (Re-named Sapphire) R. Denham
1955-56. E. Turner
1956-60. Tony Frostick
1960-74. Charles Josephs
1975-77. John Wood
1977. Guy Ward
1982-2000. Tony Frostick
Current owner Chas Morris
April 2012:
Sapphire's launch is imminent  
May 2013:
Sapphire launched & weighed - 663llbs
May/june 2014 sapphire in Rob's workshop, for several new ribs, epoxy coating and full repaint. 
June 2014 sapphire relaunched.