Angus Primrose

1926 - 1980


Angus Primrose was best known for his designs for around the world races including the Gypsy Moth IV of Sir Francis Chichester, and production boats such as the SEAL class series built in Britain during the late 1960' and early 1970's.
Angus Primrose was lost at sea while participating in the 'Observer' single-handed trans Atlantic Race (OSTAR) of 1980.

Sailboats Designed By Angus Primrose

Model LOA First Built
CHALLENGER 35 (PRIMROSE) 35.00 ft / 10.67 m 1975
FINNROSE 37 37.24 ft / 11.35 m 1972
FINNROSE 45 45.00 ft / 13.72 m 1972
FINNSAILER 29 29.25 ft / 8.92 m 1970
MAÏCA 33.07 ft / 10.08 m 1960
MOODY 28 27.50 ft / 8.38 m 1985
MOODY 29 29.53 ft / 9.00 m 1980
MOODY 30 30.00 ft / 9.14 m 1975
MOODY 33 MKI 33.00 ft / 10.06 m 1973
MOODY 33 MKII 33.00 ft / 10.06 m 1978
MOODY 333 33.00 ft / 10.06 m 1981
MOODY 33S 33.00 ft / 10.06 m 1979
MOODY 36-1 36.00 ft / 10.97 m 1977
MOODY 36S 36.00 ft / 10.97 m 1981
MOODY 39 38.58 ft / 11.76 m 1975
MOODY 40 (PRIMROSE) 39.50 ft / 12.04 m 1978
MOODY 42 41.79 ft / 12.74 m 1977
NORTH WIND 40 40.42 ft / 12.32 m 1981
NORTH WIND 435 43.47 ft / 13.25 m 1980
PUMA 29 29.33 ft / 8.94 m 1979
PUMA 37 36.02 ft / 10.98 m 1981
SAILFISH 25 25.42 ft / 7.75 m 1978
SEAL 22 21.75 ft / 6.63 m 1968
SEAL 26 26.33 ft / 8.03 m 1978
SEAL 28 28.00 ft / 8.53 m 1976


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