A pair of Swans travel to SYH

A pair of Swans travel to SYH

The SYH boatyard team has been busy over the autumn-winter with the arrival of two Sparkman & Stephens designed Swan sailing yachts. Hailing from the south coast, Swan 48 Snow Wolf usually spends her time between the UK and the Caribbean cruising and racing....
Bow repairs for Eulali

Bow repairs for Eulali

When a classic wooden yacht arrived at SYH for bow repairs following a collision, there was much discussion over what typeof boat she is. Her owner described her as a “variation on a counter sterned Twister”, yet she remained somewhat of an enigma. A search for a name...
Susquehanna emerges after three years

Susquehanna emerges after three years

Regular readers of SYH’s Harbour Light magazine will know of Swan 43 Susquehanna’s lengthy stay in the SYH workshop. Having arrived at SYH as an almost stripped-out hull three years ago, Susquehanna’s owner entrusted her to the SYH team for an extensive refit....
Stiletto shipped in style

Stiletto shipped in style

In recent years, the 1960s Kim Holman designed day racer Stiletto has been a regular visitor to the SYH workshops for fine tuning and maintenance ahead of each sailing season. Once described by Classic Boat magazine as “a fabulously elegant 33ft keelboat with...
A fine finish for Sherpa

A fine finish for Sherpa

The GRP classic yacht Sherpa was recently in the SYH workshop this winter for a full respray. Based in Burnham, Essex with the same owner for the past 35 years, Sherpa has been a regular visitor to the SYH workshops over the years. SYH boatyard services director...
SYH teams up with Spirit Yachts

SYH teams up with Spirit Yachts

When our friends Spirit Yachts got in touch to say they needed a helping hand with some refit work, we were only to happy to assist. With the Spirit yard in Ipswich packed to the rafters with exciting new builds, SYH was called upon to refit Spirit 46’ Ilhabela. The...