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  1. Regatta Entries
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Friday 19 February 1943 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Entries for all competitive sailing, rowing, swimming, life-saving, and diving events in the Royal Hobart Regatta, to be held on March 6, closed 206 words
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    Hobart Regatta: Sailing.- Cruisers: Ariel, Colleen, Picaroon, Aida, Helen T., Nutmeg, Sir- occo, Riawe, Gypsy. Saona, Plimsoll, Zephyrus, Ventura, Pandora, Clytie, Kintail, Mistrall III.

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  2. VICTORY REGATTA PLANS WELL ADVANCED
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Wednesday 2 January 1946 p 13 Article
    Abstract: WITH the three-day Royal Hobart Victory Regatta only five weeks away, preparations are well advanced and a highly successful carnival in keeping with ... 707 words
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    Victory Regatta:- Cruisers:- Zephyrus, Saona, Sea Dawn, Mystery, Intrepid, Tamina, Clytie, Riawe, Kilki, Pirate, Unome, Fortuna. Ungava, Neptune, Tyne, Comrade, Helen T, Alvina, Kalna, ; Gloaming, Betty, Plimsoll, Picaroon, Whimbrel, Playmate, Roosevelt, Kathleen, Mercury, Cygnet, Karela.

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  3. Ventura Wins Huon Island Yacht Race
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Friday 1 March 1946 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Ventura (C. H. Calvert) won the Port Cygnet Yacht Club's long distance race round Huon Island on corrected time on Sunday. 144 words
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    The cruiser Picaroon, a newcomer to the club, won a race over a course from Petcheys Bay to Police Pt. on corrected time on Saturday. In an exciting finish Ventura took line honours from Marie B by a second. Starters and helmsmen were: Ven- tura (C. H. Calvert), Marie B (V. Chadwick), Picaroon (-. Rowe), Leoni (E. Cawthorne), Una (M. Cranny). On March 9 the club will conduct a trip to Woody Island for a picnic and smoke social.

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  4. LONG-HANDICAPPED YACHTS SCORE Large RYCT Fleets
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 2 December 1946 p 19 Article
    Abstract: LONG-HANDICAPPED boats were successful in all six Royal Yacht Club events on the Derwent on Saturday when fluky conditions in the closing stages enab ... 1016 words
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    Picaroon At Port Cygnet Picaroon (L. Rowe) won the first race of the season conducted by the Port Cygnet Yacht Club over the Petcheys Bay course on Saturday. Other starters were Ventura (C. Calvert) and Pandora (C. Cairns).

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  5. Win For Tunis
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 9 December 1946 p 20 Article
    Abstract: Tunis (E. Smith) with a corrected time of 4.23.23 won the second race conducted by the Port Cygnet Yacht Club over the Cygnet course on Saturday. 51 words
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    Tunis (E. Smith) with a corrected time of 4.23.23 won the second race conducted by the Port Cygnet Yacht Club over the Cygnet course on Saturday. Other starters were: Pandora (C. Cairns), 4.23.52; Ventura (C. Calvert), 4 25.17; Maries. (C. S. Burton), 4.26.12; Picaroon (L. Rowe), 4.28.8.

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  6. Outright Wins At Bellerive
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 27 October 1947 p 18 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    KATHLEEN (Sir Hugh Binney) .. . . 4.23.07 4.23.07-1 TAMIMA (D. O'May) 4.49.25 4.30.49-2 CLYTIE (C. W. Brown) . 4.36.07 4.32.24-3 Halcyon (A. J. Steele) 4.45.20, 4.37.53; Pirate (R. Andrewartha) 4.44.47, 4.40.7; Fairy (retired), Picaroon (disqualified for using engine after the 5-minute sig- nal had been given. Start, 2.50 pm. Elapsed, lh. 33m. 7s.

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  7. GNOME HAS GOOD R.Y.C.T. WIN By "Spindrift"
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 10 November 1947 p 17 Article
    Abstract: SHOWING something of the form which won her the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania's Derwent.class champion pennant lost season Gnome, sailed by W. B. Tayl ... 980 words
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    CRUISERS - R.Y.C.T. Finish Correct h.m.s. h.m.s. CANOBIE (J. Rae) 4.27.12 4.21.42 - 1 KATHLEEN (Sir. Hugh Binney) 4.35.46 4.24.30 - 2 ACTIVE (H. Tate) . 4.24.39 4.24.39 - 3 Others: Cygnet (A. Cuthbertson), 4.35.49, 4.27.24; Airel (D. Peacock), 4.32.5, 4.27.26; Clytie (C. W. Brown), 4.46.33, 4.33.0; Nutmeg (A. G. Purdon), 4.35.13, 4.33.57; Pelorus (I. C. Butler), 4.47.10, 4.35.44; Zephyrus (H. E. Hope), 4.54.32, 4.37.1; Saona (L. Nettlefold), 4.51.11, 4.38.29; Pirate (R. Andrew- artha), 4.53.50, 4.38.36; Picaroon (R Escott), 4.54.19, 4.39.5; Halcyon (A. J Steele), 4.55.10, 4.43.44; Mavouneen re- tired. Started 3 pm. Elapsed lh. 24m 39s.

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  8. PIXIE AGAIN WINS OUTRIGHT D.S.S. Pennant Success | By "Spindrift"
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 17 November 1947 p 17 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    Aotea gained double honours in the Bellerive Yacht Club's race for first-class cruisers at Bellerive on Saturday. Picaroon (cruisers), and Miss Lottie, (second division) were successful on handicaps.

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  9. ACTIVE'S DOUBLE WIN AT BELLERIVE
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 1 December 1947 p 22 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    Bellerive CRUISERS.
    Finish Correct
    h.m.s. h.m.s.
    PICAROON (R. Es-
    cott) .............4.39.48 4.32.39 - 1
    INTREPID (G.
    Geeves) ... . 4.35.22 4.33.18 - 2
    PIRATE (R. Andrew-
    artha) . 4.35.14 4.33.41 - 3
    Others: Clytie (C. W. Brown), 4.36.22,
    4.36.22; Halycon (A. Steele), 4.44.45,
    4.36.34; Mystery (C. Cowen), 4.41.12,
    4.39.08; Tamima (D. G. O'May), 4.51.27,
    4.45.46; Rosevelt (H. Cuthbert). 5.5.02,
    4.52.39; Nettle (Gray), 5.3.25, 4.53.5.
    Fairy . (G. Bowden) retired. Zephreus
    (B. Hope) disqualified for leaving the
    starting, line buoy to starboard instead
    of to port. Start, 2.52 pm. Elapsed
    time. lh. 43m.. 14s.

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  10. SIREEN WINS CYGNET CUP IN RACE AT REGATTA
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 30 December 1947 p 6 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    CRUISERS Finish Correct h.m.s h.m.s. VENTURA (C. H. Calvert) .. .. . 4.56.49 4.56.49 1 CLYTIE (C. W. Brown). 5.25.45 5. 1.32 2 AOTEA (S. D. David- son) .... .. 6. 2. 3 5. 2. 3 3 Others: Kathleen (Slr Hugh Binney), 5.17.19, 5.4.36; Cygnet (A. W. Cuthbert- son), 5.19.57, 5.6.0; Picaroon (R. W. Es- cott), 5.31.57, 5.6.10; Halcyon (A. J Steele), 5.35.46, 5.7.52; Pandora (J. R. Cairns), 5.12.17, 5.10.49; Nutmeg (A. G. Purdon), 5.11.37, 5.10.53; Mercury (W. Wilson), 5.17.7. 5.16.6; Pirate (R. H. Andrewartha). 5.45.40, 5.19.53; Melody (A. Walters), 5.50.35. 5.20.29; Zephyrus (H. E. Hope), 5.57.8, 5.28.30. Elapsed 2h. 26m. 49s.

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  11. 9,000 ATTEND 97th HUON REGATTA
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Friday 2 January 1948 p 10 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    CRUISERS. - Colleen II. (B. Hales), 3.29.52, 3.17.20, 1; Halycon (A. J. Steele), 3.34.15. 3.17.57, 2; Pelorus (I. C. C. Butler), 3.32.8,. 3.18.50, 3. Others: Zephyrus H. E. Hope), Picaroon (R. W. Escott), Cygnet (A. W. Cuthbertson), Melody (A. Walters). Clytie (C. W. Brown), Pirate (R. H. Andrewartha), Canobie (J. H. Rae), Aotea (S. D. David- son), Pandora (J. R. Cairns). Elapsed 1.25.48. Ventura and Nutmeg retired.

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  12. WEENE MAY START IN BRUNY RACE
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Friday 9 January 1948 p 10 Article
    Abstract: WEENE, with Neall Batt at the helm, is expected to be a competitor in the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania's 100-mile ocean race round Bruny Island which ... 226 words
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    Bruny Island Race:- Other boats likely to start are D. McRae's Kintail, which put up an excellent performance to finish fourth in the recent Sydney-Hobart race, and the cruiser Picaroon. En- tries close tonight.

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  13. NINIE WINS YACHT RACE ROUND BRUNY ISLAND FOR FIFTH TIME
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 12 January 1948 p 10 Article
    Abstract: THE "XA" class yacht Ninie, sailed by Don McKean, carried full kit through strong winds and heavy seas to win outright the Royal Yacht Club's 100-mil ... 400 words
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    The tiny cruiser Picaroon sailed by R. Escott put.up a remarkable performance lo gain second place on handicap. Kintail was third.

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  14. BUNCHED AT THE START PERFECT CONDITIONS FOR 99th SANDY BAY REGATTA | By "Spindrift"
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 19 January 1948 p 10 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: CALM water for rowing and swimming events in the morning and a fresh sea breeze, which provided spectacular and keen sailing in the afternoon, made c ... 482 words
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    Sandy Bay Regatta: The cruiser Picaroon, which put up a remarkable performance to take second place in the R.Y.C.T. Bruny Island Ocean race, won outright. She took line honours by 1m. 17s. from Clytie.

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  15. Close Yacht Race Finishes At Kingston Regatta
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 26 January 1948 p 10 Article
    Abstract: A FRESH sea breeze and short courses with plenty of freesheet work provided close finishes at the Kingston Beach Regatta on Saturday. In Derwent clas ... 561 words
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    Kingston Regatta: CRUISERS - Pelorus (I C Butler) fin- ished 3h 52m 50s, corrected 3 47 44 1, Picaroon (R W Escott), 3 54 29 3 47 56, 2. Mavourneen (H C Butler) 3 57 50, 3.52 22 3 Elansed lh 12m 50s

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  16. GOELANN WINS SHARPIE RACE OUTRIGHT By "Spindrift"
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 2 February 1948 p 10 Article
    Abstract: FORMER Australian champion 12 sq-metre helmsman, J. B. Taylor, showed a return to form on the Derwent on Saturday, when he sailed Goelann to an outri ... 683 words
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    Bellerive CRUISERS:- Halcyon (A. J. Steele), . 4.52.30, 4.41.30, 1; Picaroon (R. Escott), 4.47.49, 4.47.49, 2; Clytie (C.W. Brown), 4.48.40, 4.48.40, 3. Others: Mystery, Pirate, Tamima. Roosevelt, Zepherus, Unome retired. Elapsed lh. 55m. 59s.

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  17. NEARLY RECORD CROWD AT REGATTA Northern Successes
    Examiner (Launceston, Tas. : 1900 - 1954) Wednesday 18 February 1948 p 11 Article
    Abstract: A CROWD estimated at 55,000, almost an all-time record, attended the Royal Hobart Regatta. yesterday. Northern clubs met with marked 559 words
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    Hobart Regatta: Cruisers-Picaroon 1, Mystery 2, Mavourneen 3.

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  18. Regatta Crowd Of 55,000 On Opening Day
    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Wednesday 18 February 1948 p 5 Article
    Abstract: HOBART, Tuesday. — A crowd estimated at 35,000 flocked to the Royal Hobart regatta to-day. About 3000 cars lined the Queen's Domain, where special sq ... 692 words
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    Hobart Regatta: Cruisers-Picaroon 1, Mystery 2, Mavourneen 3.

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  19. CRUISERS START IN KEEN REGATTA EVENT RESULTS OF YESTERDAY'S SAILING RACES ON DERWENT
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Wednesday 18 February 1948 p 6 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides Illustrated
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    Hobart Regatta: Cruisers-Picaroon 1, Mystery 2, Mavourneen 3.

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  20. RECORD SAILING ENTRIES MAKE BELLERIVE REGATTA SPECTACULAR
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 23 February 1948 p 10 Article
    Abstract: THE largest number of yachts which has ever competed on the eastern side of the River Derwent took part in the 40th annual Bellerive Regatta on Satur ... 308 words
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    Bellerive Regatta Cruisers: The tiny cruiser Picaroon (R.
    W. Escott), which won at Royal
    Hobart Regatta, put up an excel-
    lent performance to win her event
    outright. She took line honours
    by 11m 59s. Cruisers - PICAROON (R. W. Escott), finished 4 h. 47 m. 1 s., corrected 4.44.58, 1; MAVOUNEEN (H. C. Butler), 4.59.0. 4.57.38, 2; HALCYON (A. J. Steele), 5.7.54, 4.58.19, 3. Others: Clytie, Zephyrus, Tunis, Pelorus, Mystery, Marie Jo, Intrepid, Pirate, Roosevelt, Silver Gull; Unome retired. Elapsed 2h. 17m. is.

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  21. Yachts Collide In Race
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 1 March 1948 p 10 Article
    Abstract: LEADING her class fleet at the Woodbridge regatta on Saturday, the diminutive cruiser Picaroon (R. W. Escott) snapped 72 words
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  22. YACHTING HANDICAPS FOR TODAY
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 23 October 1948 p 23 Article
    Abstract: Percentage handicaps for the races to be conducted by the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania on the Derwent today are:- 184 words
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    R.Y.C.T. handicaps for today: Cruisers - Active, zero; Nutmeg, 2; Canobie, 7½; Ariel, 8; Kathleen, 10; Cygnet, 11½; Picaroon, 16; Colleen II, 16½; Mavourneen, 17; Hermione V, 18; Pelorus. 18½; Pirate, 21; Intrepid, Hal- cyon, Melody, 24; Zephyrus, 25; Unome, 26.

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  23. FINE OUTRIGHT WIN BY ALBATROSS
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 8 November 1948 p 10 Article
    Abstract: OUTSTANDING helmsmanship was shown by J. Burton when he sailed the 12 sq.-metre boat Albatross from seventh position in the first round to win outrig ... 899 words
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    Bellerieve - Cruisers - Clytie (C. Brown) 5 .11.3 5.4.19, 1; Halcyon (A. J. Steele), 5.13 56 5.5.52, 2; Picaroon (R. Escott), 5 6 40, 5.6.40, 3. Others: Zephyrus (H Hope) Intrepid (M. D. Geeves), Unome (B O Plummer), Tamima (D. G. Amos), Mel ody (R. K Elliot). Pirate (K. Gourlay) Started 2.52; elapsed, 2.14.40.

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  24. PICAROON MAY WIN R.Y.C.T. BRUNY ISLAND CRUISER RACE
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 22 November 1948 p 10 Article
    Abstract: PICAROON (R. W. Escott), the second smallest competitor, has an excellent chance of winning the Royal Yacht Club's 130-mile ocean race round Bruny an ... 358 words
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    Bruny Race:- Mistral V. rounded Bruny light at 6.15 p.m., Kintail at 6.38, West- ward at 6.40, Nell Gwyn at 6.41, Picaroon at 6.48, and Halcyon at 7.8.

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  25. YACHTING Halcyon Takes Hope Is. Race
    Advocate (Burnie, Tas. : 1890 - 1954) Tuesday 23 November 1948 p 9 Article
    Abstract: HOBART, Mon.—Halcyon was handicap winner of the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania's 130-mile Hobart-Hope Island race, 106 words
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    Mistral V. was the first boat to complete the course. She finished a minute before 1 p.m., followed three minutes later by Westward, with Kintail 10 seconds behind. Picaroon, Nell Gwyn and Halcyon followed. A t one stage the yachts received the full force of a 45 m.p.h. south-westerly gale, and most were forced to reduce sail considerably.

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  26. Keen Interest In Huon Yachting
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 23 November 1948 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Keen interest is being taken in yachting at Shipwrights Pt., and the Huon Yacht Club on Saturday conducted its second race for the 114 words
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    Solana, which was built at Water- loo by Mr. L. Rowe, sailed for the first time on Saturday, and two more boats are being built.

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  27. NORSKE GAINS OUTRIGHT WIN AT DOVER
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 28 December 1948 p 10 Article
    Abstract: IN light, fluky conditions, which tested the skill of helmsmen, Norske (C. E. Davies) gained an outright win in the "R" class event at Dover Regatta ... 463 words
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    Line honours in the event for cruisers was gained by the Huon boat Ventura (C. H. Calvert), but Picaroon (R. W. Escott) won the race on cor- rected time by more than 12m.

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  28. FRANKLIN'S ROWING DOUBLE AT SHIPWRIGHTS POINT
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 3 January 1949 p 9 Article
    Abstract: A ROWING double by Franklin in a big "revival" programme was the highlight of the 98th Huon Regatta at Shipwrights Pt. on Saturday. Despite a light d ... 750 words
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    Cruisers.-Picaroon (R. W. Escott), 4.23.56, 4.7.46. 1; Pandora (J. R. Cairns), 4.15.13, 4.11.2, 2; Ventura (C. H. Cal- vert), 4.14.43, 4.14.43, 3. Others: Sol- ano 4.17.9, Kathleen 4.18.^4, Cygnet 4.19.23, Aotea 4.20.40, Nutmeg 4.21.0, Canobie 4.21.2, Halcyon 4.28.32, Clytie 4.37.31, Pirate 4.37.56. Pelorus and Roma retired.

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  29. DOUBLE HONOURS TO NUTMEG
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 10 January 1949 p 10 Article
    Abstract: OPENING up a big lead early Nutmeg gained double honours in the Bellerive Yacht Club's race for first-class cruisers on Saturday. 507 words
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    In the cruiser class Picaroon gained line honours, but finished second to Clytie on handicap.

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  30. Advertising
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Thursday 27 January 1949 p 14 Advertising
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    FOR SALE, 29ft. Cruiser, Picaroon. Can be seen Purdon & Feathers-tone's Slip until tomorrow afternoon. R. Escott, Phone Taroona 24. _

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  31. LAST R.Y.G.T. PENNANT RAGES DERWENT TOMORROW
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Friday 18 March 1949 p 13 Article
    Abstract: THE Royal Yacht Club will conduct its last pennant races of the season on the Derwent tomorrow. IN three classes the leading boats on pennant points ... 566 words
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    PENNANT POINTS: Cruisers, Mavourneen, 363.81; Pelorus, 314.52; Picaroon, 310.07; Clytie, 290.99.

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  32. "R" CLASS PENNANT WON BY SANDRA
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 21 March 1949 p 14 Article
    Abstract: THIRD across the line in "R" class on Saturday Sandra, owned and sailed by her builder, M. Creese, has won the Royal Yocht Club pennant in her first ... 398 words
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    In the second-class cruisers Pic- aroon was first across but Unome gained first place on corrected time, Mavourneen, with 420.95 points, won the pennant, with Picaroon (411.07) second.

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  33. Advertising
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 26 March 1949 p 21 Advertising
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    SALE, 29ft. CRUISER, "PICAROON." BEST OFFER. PHONE TAROONA 24, OR 183 MERCURY.

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  34. Advertising
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 23 July 1949 p 21 Advertising
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    A 29 ft. CRUISER, PICAROON, complete sails, etc. 1393 Mercury.

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  35. Tamar Dinghy Racing Season To Open Today By "Spinnaker"
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 15 October 1949 p 31 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    R.Y.C.T. handicaps: Second division cruisers;- Mavourneen, Picaroon, zero; Astra, 2; Malaren. Pelo- rus. 4; Hermoine V., 5½; Widlcall, 6; Carita. 10; Zephyrus, ll; Truganini, 11½; Unome. Melody, 13 ½

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  36. Austins Ferry Yachting Opening Tomorrow By "Leeward"
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 22 October 1949 p 31 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    D.S.S. handicaps:- Second division cruisers: Picaroon, Pirate, zero; Astra, 2 p.c.; Malaren, 2½ p.c.; Wlndcall, 4 p.c.; Hermione V, 2½ p.c.; Clytie, 6 p.c.; Zephrus, 9 p.c.; In- trepid, 9 ½ p.c.; Halcyon, Truganini, 11 ½Va p.c.; Unome, Melody. 13½ p.c.; Tamina, 16 ½. p.c.; Winsome, 18½. p.c.

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  37. Bellerive Yacht Club Will Conduct Four Races
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 12 November 1949 p 31 Article
    Abstract: THE Bellerive Yacht Club will conduct four races— first and second division cruisers, Fergusson class, and second division dinghies—this afternoon. A ... 572 words
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    Bellerieve Handicaps:- Second Division Cruisers: Picaroon, Pirate, zero; Astra, ½ p.c.; Malaren, 2½ p.e.; Wlndcall. 4 p.c.; Clytie, 5 p.c.;. Hermione V. 5½ p.c.; Zephyrus, 9 p.c.; Truganini, 11 p.c.; Melody, 13 p.c.; Tam ima, 16 ½ p.c.

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  38. Two Level du Trophy Points
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Friday 2 December 1949 p 15 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Last year's winner of the race, Ariel, is level on points with Ninie in the competition for the cup, each boat having five pointe. 469 words
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    Last year's winner of the race, Ariel, is level on points with Ninie jn the competition for the cup, each boat having five pointe. Others which have gained points are: Picaroon, Lass O' Luss (N.S.W.), 3; Nell Gwyn, Kintail, 1. .

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  39. HANDICAPS FOR YACHT RACES TODAY
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 10 December 1949 p 31 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    D.S.S. Handicaps:- Second Division Cruisers: Picaroon, Pirate, zero; Malaren, 1 ½ p.c.; Clytie, 2 ½ p.c.; Windcall, 4 p.c.; Hermione V. 4 ½ p.c.; Windward, Zephyrus, 10 p.c.; Truganini, 11 p.c.; Unome, 13 p.c.; Melody. 13 p.c.; Taroona, 15 pc.; Tam- ima, ,16 ½ p.c.; Southwind, 17 ½ p.c.

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  40. Advertising
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 17 December 1949 p 20 Advertising
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    A FAST CRUISER, Picaroon. 29ft., 2 mainsails, 3 jibs, spinnaker. First class condition. Huon pine hull. Moor ings. R. J. Imms, Taroona.

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  41. Details And Race Descriptions CYGNET CUP
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 31 December 1949 p 19 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    Picaroon was an entrant in the Cygnet Cup Race. (4.50.50)

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  42. Details And Race Descriptions "B" CLASS
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Tuesday 3 January 1950 p 15 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    Cruisers Race, Huon:- Picaroon, 4.6.53.

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    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 4 March 1950 p 18 Advertising
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    CRUISER, Picaroon., 1st-class condition, including sails, dinghy, moorings. R. J. Imms. Taroona.

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    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 26 August 1950 p 22 Advertising
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    FAST Cruiser, Picaroon now on Slips. Phone W2215.

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  45. LITTLE TIME FOR FOOD
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 6 November 1950 p 14 Article
    Abstract: "WE didn't have much time to think about food. Even when we did eat, most of us were seasick," he added. 392 words
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    In 1948, in the tiny cruiser Pica- roon, he finished second on time in the 100-mile Bruny Island race.

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  46. RESULTS AND DESCRIPTIONS "R" CLASS
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 20 November 1950 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Finish Correct h.m.s. h.m.s. ERICA J. (E. T. Domeney)...... 4.36.33 4.34.18 1 1101 words
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    Second Division:- Picaroon. 4.53.28.

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  47. RESULTS AND DESCRIPTIONS "R" CLASS
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 18 December 1950 p 16 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    SECOND DIVISION WINDCALL (A. Cuth- bertson) . . .. 4.46.42 4.28.49 1 PICAROON (D. Hunt).4.55.46 4.40.51 2 Others: Kathleen, 4.43.45; Maori Lass, 4.41.20. Elapsed, 2.29.5.

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  48. Detailed Results Of Events
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 12 March 1951 p 14 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    Second Dividion:- Picaroon,. 4.20.14;

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  49. REVISION IN COLOUR OF MARK BUOYS NEEDED
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Friday 26 October 1951 p 17 Article
    Abstract: THE mix-up over the yachting course at Hobart for the 12sq. metre class race last Saturday has emphasised the need for some revision m the colours of ... 1322 words
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    A. Hunt's fine little cruiser Picaroon, which was badly hol- ed when she went ashore in the recent storm, is at present on Max Creese's slip and will be repaired. It is expected the craft will be ready for racing again by the Channel regattas.

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  50. CAPRICE, ERICA J WIN WELL AT CYGNET
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 29 December 1952 p 13 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    CYGNET REGATTA:- Second Division.-Picaroon (D. Hunt), 4.27.31, 4.2.50, 1; Hermione V (T. L. Roberts), 4.27.52, 4.8.20, 2; Maori Lass (R. H. Andrewartha), 4.27.36, 4.10.11, 3; Sarina (I. G. Stevenson), 4.25.10. 4.13.54, 4. Others: Cygnet, 4.17.4; Lesley Ann, 4.24.58; Kathleen. 4.26.45. Elapsed time, 3.24.58.

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  51. DETAILED RESULTS OF ALL RACES
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 26 January 1953 p 15 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    CYGNET REGATTA:- Picar- oon, 4.41.38;

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  52. Yacht Handicaps Tomorrow
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Friday 6 February 1953 p 16 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    HOBART REGATTA:- handicaps Picaroon,'Pelorus, 11.

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  53. DETAILS OF RACES "R" CLASS
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Wednesday 11 February 1953 p 9 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    Hobart Regatta; Second Division:- "Picaroon" retired.

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  54. DETAILED RESULTS OF RACES "R" CLASS Finish Correct
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 16 February 1953 p 12 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    Second Division: - Picaroon , 4.39.29

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  55. Advertising
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 17 October 1953 p 47 Advertising
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    AA. YACHT Picaroon, ready season's racing, excellent con- dition. 1144 Mercury.

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  56. OPEN YACHT RACES OFF AT BELLERIVE
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 30 November 1953 p 16 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    BELLERIVE: SECOND DIVISION MAORI LASS (R. Andrew arthai . . . 4.18.21 4. 7. 7-1 KATHLEEN (T. J. Ben- nison) . . . 4.12.12 4.10.26-2 PICAROON (D. Hunt) ... 4.37.26 4.23.50-3 OTHER: Streak, 4.39.16. Elapsed, 1.58.12. Hermione V. Astra, re- tired.

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    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Saturday 19 December 1953 p 22 Advertising
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    PICAROON, 2nd Div.. Yaeht, exe -lent racing-condition, -réasonaJ priced. 1665 {Mercury.

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  58. RESULTS, DETAILS IN ALL CLASSES
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 15 February 1954 p 16 Detailed Lists, Results, Guides
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    Picaroon, 4.44.49

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  59. YACHTS WIN OUTRIGHT IN FIVE EVENTS
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 22 March 1954 p 16 Article
    Abstract: FIVE yachts scored outright wins in the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania's fourth and final pennant series on the Derwent on Saturday. They are: First di ... 833 words
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    SECOND DIVISION ARIEL (D. H. Peacock) . 4.36.32 4.36.32 1 LESLEY-ANN (R. L. Laing) .. 4.43.4. 4.39.30 2 PICAROON (K. Escott) .. .. 5.21.14 5.4.5 3 OTHERS : Astra, 5.11.57; Sarina, 5.15.30; Kathleen; 5.18.31; Maori Lass, 5.13.36. Bikini, Cygnet re- tired. Elapsed, 2.22.32.

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  60. FIRST SHARPIE WAS NOT ENTRANT
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 25 October 1954 p 17 Article
    Abstract: PIPIT (Jim McCreary) outsailed the 12-sq. metre fleet on the Derwent on Saturday—but the sharpie had not been entered in the race. 702 words
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    THIRD DIVISION:Picaroon. 4.35.19

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  61. GOOD 'COMEBACK' BY NEALL BATT
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Monday 11 January 1954 p 12 Article
    Abstract: HOBART skipper Neall Batt on the Derwent on Saturday proved that he is a fighter against adversity—and a champion helmsman. 699 words
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    Picaroon (D. M. Hunt) won
    the second division race from
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    ting a poor start. SECOND DIVISION
    PICAROON (D.
    M. Hunt) 4.56.46 4.36.43 1

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  62. SEVEN ENTRANTS IN MARIA IS. YACHT RACE TO START TOMORROW
    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Thursday 11 November 1954 p 38 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: SEVEN yachts will compete in the Royal Yacht Club of Tasmania's 174-mile race around Maria Island, which will begin at 7.15 p.m. tomorrow. The starte ... 516 words
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    R.Y.C.T. pennant poiThird division: Zephyrus, 1,101; Picaroon, 800; Lailanl, 624.nts for leading yachts are:

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    The Mercury (Hobart, Tas. : 1860 - 1954) Wednesday 16 December 1953 p 24 Advertising
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    PICAROON, 2nd Div. Yacht, excel- lent racing condition, reasonably priced. 1507 Mercury'.

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