Tuesday 14th July 2009
1024 Slipped the moorings and departed harbour with Dad on board. Advised Brixham CG of passage plan.
1033 Set sail with 1 reef in main. Heading for Fowey.
1100 50°16.913'N 4°43.290'W, 2.5NM WNW of Mevagissey. Wind S 21-23kts (f5-6). Reduced sail on genoa to ~60%.
1124 Turned to run into Fowey.
1145 Passed Readymoney Cove under sail.
1150 Dropped sail and prepared to dock at pontoon.
1200 50°20.163'N 4°37.952'W, alongside at Albert Quay (short stay).
Did some shopping for food essentials and chandlery essentials (inc a new shear pin for the outboard). Met Mum and we all went to The Galleon for lunch. After lunch Mum & Dad went on their way home and we went off in search of a mooring.
1400 Departed Albert Quay and moored alongside at Mixtow Pontoon (50°20.779'N, 4°37.792'W). Advised Brixham CG of arrival (a bit late!).
Distance run today 8.3NM, total 45.9NM
Peak speed 9.6kt, averaging 6-7kt at sea.