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Schooner HEARTSEASE as a houseboat at Tollesbury ...
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 Schooner HEARTSEASE as a houseboat at Tollesbury in the 1950s. Photograph sent by James Blott, 
grandson of John Blott, and whose family had HEARTSEASE as a houseboat between 1952 and about 1970. She was destroyed in 1993, some 20 years after their ownership had ended. A 'copy' was made by Pendennis Yachts in Falmouth and named ADELA - the original name of HEARTSEASE.

James comments that in ...
Cat1 Tollesbury-->Woodrolfe Cat2 Yachts and yachting-->Sail-->Larger

Schooner HEARTSEASE as a houseboat at Tollesbury in the 1950s. Photograph sent by James Blott, grandson of John Blott, and whose family had HEARTSEASE as a houseboat between 1952 and about 1970. She was destroyed in 1993, some 20 years after their ownership had ended. A 'copy' was made by Pendennis Yachts in Falmouth and named ADELA - the original name of HEARTSEASE.
James comments that in 2021, seven yachts occupied this space. HEARTSEASE was 131 ft overall.
Date: 1950s      


Photo: Mersea Museum - James Blott
Image ID JBL_TOL_001
Category 1 Tollesbury-->Woodrolfe


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This image is part of the Mersea Museum Collection.