Interesting and Useful Links


The Scottish Screen Archive Recently acquired cine footage from 1971 to c.1976
of the building, launch, and sea trials of early Aberdour Marine boats including No1 Scarab,
Aviana, Lynns Victory,Tigress of Deben and Sunbird II.

A dvd of this 35 minute film is available to purchase from the SSA


                                                   Lynns Victory undergoing sea trials. Image courtesy of SSA


Nicholas Thorne`s Family History Pages Contains pictures of Aberdour then and now and the building and launch of Tigress of Deben

Trintella Owners Asociation Over 100 Victory40 hulls were shipped to Holland from 1973 on to become theTrintella IV

The Twizzle Rig. Pictures, video ,and instructions for setting up this downwind rig on a Victory40

More on the Twizzle Rig .....


Yacht Brochures Can supply copies of the full three page Victory40 1972 brochure

The Same View 36 Years Later (photo courtesy of

Victory40s under construction in Aberdour Marine in 1973

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