I was up early and headed to Salcombe.
|Bolt Head when entering Salcombe in a vain attempt to get a
mooring without rafting up on a buoy.
So I decided to go back to Plymouth, hopefully to a marina so I could get some laundry done, with many boats about I rang ahead and reserved a berth at the Mayflower Marina for three nights. It was a very good sail back in fairly light winds that backed a few miles from the Great Mew Stone when the cruising chute went up.
|Its always fun overtaking bigger boats, in this case a 15 meter
|I did not want to risk crossing her bow in a fluky wind so had
to slow down and pass to windward.
|Stonehouse barracks from Mayflower Marina.
29 miles in seven and a quarter hours.