6 thoughts on “Alpheus

  1. Best launch I owned for many years.
    Up graded to teak decks and painted over mahogany topside. Great sea boat
    Gary Rawnsley.

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  2. From what I’ve recently learnt, Alpheus was a McGeady design and Hipkins build. Built in 1962 and registered in 1963.

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  3. I feel that her coamings are very “50s” McGeady, — by the “60”s styling had moved on to the CHALLENGER, WHITE CLOUD, concept, & She is more AMARYLLIS (& even perhaps could be compared to the late 1940s Lane Motor Boat series of WANDA II, CONNIE V & DOREEN.) & all of these were well before the 60s & were the “in thing” styling of the later 40s & up the mid/later 50s

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  4. Wonderful Harold, thanks so much. Any info on Granddads boats I’m grateful to receive. 🙂

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  5. For what it’s worth, she was owned by S.A. Souter, 5 Corunna Ave, Parnell in 1967-9 and F. I. Brewster 7 Worcester Rd, Meadowbank in 1973. So there’s some people (or their descendants) to ring, Karen!

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  6. Does anyone have any info on Alpheus and pics please? Would be gratefully received, thanks.

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