11th August and brother David inspects the new ship for the first time..
0605 Engine ON
0615 Depart SYH R Orwell
Anchored off Harwich
Closing in on Oostende. Northerly winds all day with rain squalls. 4 & 5’s gusting 7’s
1810 Entrance Oostende
1900 Engine OFF
Talisker at RYCO behind ‘Plankzeil’
Brightlingsea cruise had arrived a little earlier. Not much space but RYCO HM Patrick & friend Pieter came to the rescue.
First North Sea crossing with Talisker.