Classic Boat Article

Classic Boat magazine have an article on the Osprey. Alan Henderson & Oscar Chess helped them with the article.

The following table of information, from the owners table of the class boat register, shows for a country:

  • the earliest recorded year an Osprey at that club
  • the latest year recorded year an Osprey at the club
  • the earliest sail number recorded
  • the latest sail number recorded
  • the number of different sail numbers
Country First year Lastest year First sailno Latest sailno Number different sailnos
Not Known 1957 2020 2 1378 625
Australia 1960 1993 119 119 1
Bahamas 1967 1993 592 687 2
Bahrain 1963 1993 294 658 8
Belgium 2006 2010 1320 1320 1
Canada 1957 2017 47 1315 65
Costa Rica 1972 1984 706 706 1
Cyprus 2014 2014 1302 1302 1
El Salvador 1957 1993 39 39 1
England 1993 1993 1194 1194 1
France 1965 2020 131 639 3
Germany 1973 1993 317 1149 4
Ghana 1961 2008 230 1189 5
Gilbert & Ellis Islands 1976 1993 1099 1099 1
Greece 1975 1993 637 637 1
Holland 1963 2015 71 1108 13
Ireland 1960 2015 126 1102 5
Israel 1975 1975 1057 1057 1
Italy 1967 1993 519 628 2
Japan 2010 2010 1222 1222 1
Kenya 1965 2017 86 1263 10
Kuwait 1957 1967 31 31 1
Malawi 1967 1967 558 558 1
Malaysia 1960 2009 92 1315 4
Mauritius 1957 1993 74 74 1
New Zealand 1965 1993 418 418 1
Nigeria 1957 2019 37 1315 59
Oman 1961 1993 143 591 4
Qatar 1975 1975 241 241 1
Sierra Leone 1963 1963 279 279 1
Singapore 1961 1993 81 708 57
South Africa 1967 1993 601 960 3
Spain 1967 2009 654 1230 3
Switzerland 1963 1984 71 1041 5
Tanzania 1960 1993 86 795 29
Thailand 1957 1993 43 688 5
Uganda 1957 1993 66 450 2
United Arab Emirates 1976 1993 143 1057 3
United Kingdom 1957 2021 1 1380 1025
Uruguay 1965 1993 389 390 2
USA 1957 2013 40 1351 34
Zambia 1960 1993 121 121 1