Built by Fairey Marine, the Gannet used the shell of the International 14 and the rig of
the Albacore to produce a simple and inexpensive craft. At least some of the Gannet
boats sold by O'Day were built by Marscot Plastics.
(Photo submissions are welcome)
1961 - 1964
4' 3" / 6"
Main 90 sq. ft. Jib 35 sq. ft.
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(This is one of a number of sailboats distributed by O'Day but built by other manufacturers.)
09/12/07 - Rex Solomon, who contributed the Gannet photos on this page, says that the
Williston Sailing Club of Easthampton, Massachusetts had 6 Gannets in their fleet in the
early 1980's. He also sent in this information taken from the stainless steel hull ID plate
from boat # 4 in the fleet:
MARSCOT PLASTICS INC.
FALL RIVER MASS
G.D. O'DAY ASSOCIATES INC
HULL NO: 3097 CLASS NO G-81