Steam Yacht Thordis

Updated News 2010

20-2-2010 We had a surprise email from Mr Brain whos father owned Thordis in the late 50's. He kindly sent us a few pictures which will prove very useful during the restoration, and also managed to fill in a couple of missing years in the timeline we're building up. We thank him very much for getting in touch.

Here are a few of the photos.

10-4-2010 It's nice when you find something that you know is exactly right for Thordis and it was that feeling we got when we saw a lovely classic mahogany dinghy needing a new home.

Royal Toilet

26-4-10 Over the weekend we visited a traditional chandlers in Woodbridge and travelled on to Beaulieu boatjumble to hunt for those elusive parts for Thordis's restoration. Our best find was a 'royal head' (toilet) from the royal yacht Bloodhound, to go with Thordis's other royal connections.
Thordis had a Blakes Victory on board when we bought her but it was in such bad condition that we've been searching for a good one ever since.

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