Rhiannon was a boat I built from a bare hull and deck.  The work started in 1995 and the boat was finally commissioned in 1998.  We sailed it for a year and then sold it :-(  These pages were written to advertise the boat when we were selling it.

Name: 'Rhiannon' Location: River Forth, Edinburgh, UK
Boat type: Hunter Ranger 265 Length: 26' 6"
Builder: British Hunter Beam: 9'   Draft: 3' 1"
Commissioned: 1998 Keel: Bilge   Displacement: 5700 lbs
Construction: GRP Rig: Fractional Bermudan
Colour: Ice White Sail No: 53

  • 2 cabins with 6 berths
  • Large separate heads with seatoilet, wet lockers and sink
  • Galley with two burner cooker, grill and oven.
    Cool box. Sink with pressurised water system.
  • Teak and holly cabin sole.

  • Yanmar 1GM10 9hp diesel inboard engine with 25l fuel tank
  • Twin 12v battery system
  • Stirling advanced alternator regulator.

  • Autohelm ST50 Tridata
  • Shipmate 8300S - SOS,DSC VHF
  • Autohelm ST4000 plus tiller autopilot
  • Garmin 120XL GPS
  • Compass
  • Radio cassette
  • Battery combiner and battery indicator
  • IYS switch panel with mimic lights.

Safety Equipment
  • Boarding ladder
  • Navigation lights
  • Two fire extinguishers
  • Fire blanket
  • Bilge pump
  • 25lb CQR anchor with chain and Anchorplait
  • Warps, fenders
  • Lifebouy with holder and Tron xenon light
  • Danbouy
  • Boat hook, ball and cone
  • Electronic gas detector, gas control panel and remote solenoid.


  • Mainsail and self tacking jib
  • Jib roller reefing gear
  • Mainsail cover and sprayhood
  • Spinlock tiller extension
  • Easykick vang.