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CRUISING THE GREAT LAKES
Join us for a cruise of the Canadian Great lakes
Grampian Marine entered into bankruptcy in 1979
Welcome to the Grampian Marine web presence. This is not the Grampian Marine website.
Grampian Marine of Oakville, Ontario Canada produced fibreglass boats from 1960s until it ceased production in 1977. Perhaps the best known of its sailboats was the Grampian 26. They also produced at various times Grampian 17, 23, Discovery 26,, 28, 30, 31, 34 and 46.
If you are looking for general information about Grampian sailboats, the Grampian Owners Marina has an extensive owner's lists as well as Grampian models currently for sale. There is also a Yahoo discussion group for Grampian owners.
This web site is more of a porthole through which all things Grampian can be enjoyed by all owners of vintage sailboats
COOKING ON A BOAT
Marzipan. It's a 26 foot sloop and one of the important features is its large galley, well at least large for a 26 foot sailboat! It has space for a stove, water supply and a sink with lots of space for storage. The provisions locker is under the dinette seat. It doesn't come with a refrigerator so I have a 12 volt cooler. It doesn't make ice cubes.
When I bought the boat from the previous owners it had naphtha stove. I sold it and bought an alcohol stove. Many people have propane, but propane is difficult to store and because it is…. MORE
MAINTAINING YOUR BOAT
BUYING/SELLING A USED BOAT
Why buy new when there are so many great boats available
Before you re-
What you need to know before you head out on a boat alone
HOW TO GET A FREE BOAT:
Seminars on how to get a boat for free (or almost free) start again in September 2013
BUYING AN OUTBOARD MOTOR
Short shaft, long shaft, know the right length
A bacon explosion is a hard-
Canadian Flag Police
Rules for the use of flags on a boat and other occasions