Eight Metre "VERANO II" (Snarken)
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  "VERANO II" OWNERS AND SKIPPERS
  RULES HISTORY
  APPENDIX
  8mS REGISTER
  => sH38 Data sheet
  => sH37 Data sheet
  => sH36 Data sheet
  => sH35 Data sheet
  => sH34 Data sheet
  => sH33 Data sheet
  => sH32 Data sheet
  => sH31 Data sheet
  => sH30 Data sheet
  => sH29 Data sheet
  => sH28 Data sheet
  => sH27 Data sheet
  => sH26 Data sheet
  => sH25 Data sheet
  => sH24 Data sheet
  => sH23 Data sheet
  => sH22 Data sheet
  => sH21 Data sheet
  => 8mS "Vela"
  => 8mS "Inger Edel"
  MISCELLANEOUS
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sH35 Data sheet
8mS YACHT REGISTER - DATA SHEET sH35 :
Please forward any not listed information and suggested corrections to: ole_ostlund@yahoo.com
General:                                               
First name:                                          “Knabb”
Other names:                                        Cat-Is-land
Year laid down:                                     1919
Design:                                                 Johan Anker drawing date 27-09-1918   
Builder:                                                 Anker & Jensen, Vollen, Asker, yard no 221
 
Fate/status:                                          Unknown, ended her days in Germany?
First owner:                                           Nils M. Thomas, Kristiania                     
Present owner:                        
Present homeport:                    
Other sail no:                                        8 N10
 
Technical data:
Overall length as new:                            13.84 m
Beam:                                                  2.46 m
Freeboard as new:                                 0.75 m
Sail area as new:                                   99.97 m2
Rating S(1917):                                     7.95
Construction:
Engine:
 
Summary, ownership & yacht name:
1919                            Nils M. Thomas, Kristiania                      “Knabb”
1921                            Birger Stensrud, Nystrand                       ”Cat-Island”
                                   Ewald Bosse, Nystrand
     1927                       Jürgen Brandt, Rendsburg, Germany        "Knabb"
 
Notes and references:
KNS register of yachts 1920 has listed sH35 "Knabb" with owner Nils M. Thomas, Kristiania (Oslo).
KNS register of yachts 1921-1922 and onwards has not listed "Knabb" nor Cat-Island".
Seilas yachting magazine no 20 of July 6th 1921 reports that 8mS “Knabb” is sold by Nils M. Thomas to Birger Stensrud, Nystrand and named “Cat-Is-land”.
Seilas no 34 of Oct. 19th 1921 reports that 8mS “Cat-Is-land" is sold by Birger Stensrud  to Germany.
Seilas no 6, 1922 page 52 reports that 8mS "Cat Island" is in September 1921 sold by shipowner Birger Stensrud, Nystrand to professor Ewald Bosse in Kiel.
Lloyds register of yachts 1924 has "Cat-Island", ex "Knabb" (A&J, 1919) with owner Ewald Bosse, Nystrand
Lloyds register of yachts 1927 has listed "Knabb", ex "Cat Island", ex "Knabb" with owner, Jürgen Brandt, Rendsbrg.
Lloyds register of yachts 1930 has not listed "Knabb".
 
(Update OCO/14-07-2008)
HIGHLIGHTS  
  "VERANO II"
has been given back her name from the first measurement certificate of June 2nd 1920.
Other names: "Siva", "Danseuse", "Fandango II", "Idyll III", "Snarken", "Elcoma", "Snarken".
 
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