Left Torpoint 6∙27 morning
Heading strait for Falmouth, pleasant dry sunny day, bit choppy ideal sailing
conditions, arrived Falmouth around 4 o’clock. Beautiful sunny hot inland,
colder in the boat. Byron feeling poorly first , Ralph gave him a tablet later
felt much better. Boys very good on journey. Ralph & I took turns to helm; Ralph
brought us in under motor.
Haven’t cleaned my teeth all day feeling a rag. My bottom was very painful from
our visit to Sandra & Nicky at Finlake Caravan site were I came down the slide
and bumped into Kurts head have damaged my coxis again
K&B feed swans.
Friday 9th August 1919 Good night sleep
Overcast sun’s came out at 12 o’clock now in Helford Ralph & Kurt pumped up
dinghy looks loverly place choppy on the way over, main up with motor on.
Saturday 10/9/91 Helford beautiful village very picturesque
Club house very hospitable and friendly good showers & toilets. Left Helford at
9∙35 after breakfast.
Boys happy they have been marvellous so far. Both got runny noses but happy
10∙05 spinnaker going up weather overcast, sea calm.
12∙36 spinnaker still going strong, still overcast but calm. Kurt doing fishing
with granddads rod, just past Gerrans Bay and Gull Rock. Heading for Vergan Bay
light winds. 2∙14 spinnaker still going strong sun popping out , calm . Boys
reading all quite. Going passed Gwinnis Rock . Very careful how I sit my coxis
is really painful if I touch it, can sit okay as long as I sit upright.
Sunday 11 August 1991 10:00hrs
After breakfast left Fowey raining very misty , can’t say I’m looking forward to
this hope the mist lifts soon.
14:50hrs Bridges Buoys.