Landamores blog: continuing the story

 
100 years of Landamores Boats

100 years of Landamores Boats

  Landamores has had an exciting year ….. Our 100th Anniversary.   Ted (Edward) Landamore, my Great Grandad, had a passion for the waterways.   Born and brought up in Norfolk, his delight for all things Norfolk, in particular, The Broads, steered him into creating...

1923 – 2023

1923 – 2023

We began our story in 1923 so 2023 is a big year for us, our centenary year starts with the arrival of a new hull ready for fit out. This classic launch, Ellie, a Mayfly 21 will be ready to travel down to the Thames next month, and will be used as a commercial trip...

Autumn Open Day

Autumn Open Day

It is that time of year again when the early morning mist hangs over the river like a seductive veil, spreading out into the surrounding fields and woods until the sun appears, high enough in the sky to gently unmask the sheer...

Landamores – An Electric Boating Legend – Frolic 21

Landamores – An Electric Boating Legend – Frolic 21

The world of electric boating has been going full throttle since the late 80s when the Frolic 21 electric launch hit the inland water ways of the United Kingdom. The boat was developed as an Edwardian styled day launch to use on inland waters, specifically the River...

Landamores – Dusseldorf Boot 2020

Landamores – Dusseldorf Boot 2020

During the cold months after Christmas one of the biggest boat shows of the year takes place in Dusseldorf, on the river Rhine. The seventeen huge halls that house this incredible show are buzzing from day one, with new product launches and some fantastic innovative...

Mayfly 21 – A Stylish Gentleman’s Launch

Mayfly 21 – A Stylish Gentleman’s Launch

  Landamores are proud to release design renderings of the much anticipated Mayfly 21 gentleman’s launch, which is new for 2019. This Andrew Wolstenholme design marks the third new model from the company in the last two years and will be on show to the public for...

2019 – On the drawing board!

2019 – On the drawing board!

  The summer of 2018 feels like a long time ago now but what a fantastic time we all had here at Landamores! With new Mayfly 16 launches cruising the River Thames and our latest Jersey 36 exploring the waters from Suffolk Yacht Harbour, we have certainly put some...

Elanco Hull Seals

Elanco Hull Seals

The Elanco Hull seal was developed in the 1970s as the first flush sealing seacock, it was also designed to reduce turbulence and drag when sailing. They were fitted as standard on Hustler and UFO yachts and on several others, including early Oysters. Elanco Hull...

Back from Beale Park – Mayfly 16

Back from Beale Park – Mayfly 16

Back from Beale ParkIf you don’t already know about the Beale Park Boat and Outdoor Show, it is a three day event on the banks of the river Thames known as "Britain's most relaxed boat show". It really is a fantastic event with a wide variety of boats available to...

Welcome to our new website!

Welcome to our new website!

Welcome to Our Website It’s been a long time coming but I think that we now have a website that reflects the character and quality of our company. It combines the best of our past with our hopes for the future in a simple but sleek design that exudes classic style and...