Bootlegger of Mann
Tue 7 Jun 2011 10:26
Tuesday, 8th June 2011
Southampton to Isle of Man ( Day 6 )
Weather: Overcast, cold and windy with showers.
L&R went into Dublin. M arrived. I got busy contacting various people to
come to address and hopefully repair various matters.
Batteries looked at by Joe. Got a quote for their replacement - £2,000
Nicky the B&G instrumentation man arrived to look at inoperative masthead
unit. Thinks he has necessary part ( vane )
Derek the Yanmar man came to attend to the ‘stop’ button. Problem
identified as connection relative to solenoid. Resolved.
Ate at nearby seafood restaurant where the wine proved to be extremely
Forecast is giving westerlies 5 to 6 for Irish Sea tomorrow ( Wednesday ).