Northumberland Yacht Club Regatta was delayed at the week-end owing to bad weather. The boats are seen laid up in Blyth harbour, with Lord Runciman's SUNBEAM in the background. Top picture shows Lord Runciman and Miss Richardson, his niece, during a walk on the pier.

Thought to be SUNBEAM II built for Walter Runciman in 1929. Her Captain in 1930 was Sydney Leavett from Tollesbury. 
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Northumberland Yacht Club Regatta was delayed at the week-end owing to bad weather. The boats are seen laid up in Blyth harbour, with Lord Runciman's SUNBEAM in the background. Top picture shows Lord Runciman and Miss Richardson, his niece, during a walk on the pier.
Thought to be SUNBEAM II built for Walter Runciman in 1929. Her Captain in 1930 was Sydney Leavett from Tollesbury.


Photo: Mersea Museum - Jenny Bibby Collection
Image ID PBIB_APP_087


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This image is part of the Mersea Museum Collection.