This was a much larger project than either us or owner Mike Greville had anticipated. Built in the late 70s this example had suffered from many years of DIY refit work in a scrap yard in the midlands. When the boat arrived it was clear that much more work was required.
Total external refurbisment with new deck core & top skin; bottom gelplaned and reskinned with new glass & epoxy; new windows and hatches; all new deck layoput and fittings inc electric winches; new lazarette compartment created from spare stern space; both heads compartments rebuilt from scatch; tanks out; bow thruster added; new engine, wiring and plumbing; new sailplan and spars; various furnitiure upgrades.
Bowman 44 restoration, Skadi