Ian Porter Sales Ltd


Tel. 01243 377522


Ian Porter Sales Ltd. Unit 1  Emsworth Yacht Harbour Thorney Road Emsworth Hants. PO10 8BP T. 01243 377522

Stock and Pre-owned Sailing Dinghies

A range of Porter fitted out Wayfarers, Wanderers and Gulls are now available from Ian Porter. The boats are generally delivered as bare mouldings and then the small team in Emsworth finish them and fit them out to owners specifications. Please contact Ian for early deliveries. We also actively sell Optimists, H10 and H12 dinghies which are also available on the South Coast. 


Ian Porter Sales Ltd. Are looking to sell on brokerage for a large number of families that wish to buy boats within the range with particular emphasis on Wayfarers, Wanderers and Gulls.


Mark 4 Wayfarer Cruiser – brand new

We have now got a brand new Wayfarer in stock with the following specification:

Oxford blue hull with double white waterline and standard grey deck.

Genoa furler, slab reefing for mainsail, centre mainsheet with ratchet, padded toe straps, aft bench seats (removable), outboard motor pad, mooring cleat & fairlead,

Wind indicator, tidy bag , upgraded metal bailers , D section fendoff (gunwale protection) , transom protector beam , over boom breathable cover, combination  trailer trolley complete with jockey wheel.

This stock Wayfarer is ready for the coming season and could be finished with a new sail number in a matter of days but is available at a special one off discount.

Contact Ian Porter n 01243 377522 or sales@porters.org.uk if you wish to explore this opportunity and get afloat for a bargain price.


Wayfarer Mark 4 Cruiser sail number 11078 -  Built by Ian Porter and his team in Emsworth in 2015,  Oxford blue topside with a white double waterline and a Copper  Coat underwater sections. Light grey deck.  This boat has a very comprehensive speciation including reefing genoa, slab reefing mainsail, centre mainsheet with ratchet ,and  removable rear seats.

There is a mooring cleat and fairlead with extra fairleads on the aft side deck on each side. The boat has a tidy bag for halyard tails.

It also comes with a removable  outboard pad as well as a 3.5 hp, 4 stroke outboard which has been used about 5 times.

She also has a new overboom polycotton cover, a trolley with jockey wheel and a brand new road unit (combination).

This is a lightly used boat which is in excellent order and has been SOLD


Wayfarer World s.n. 10505 – “Jamaica Blue “  Built by Hartley in 2007 with an oxford blue topside, double white waterline and light grey deck.

This Wayfarer has the rear removable seats, removable rear storage and comes with a good standard to basic equipment. Included is a centre mainsheet system lead from an adjustable rear track and genoa furling.

She also has an outboard pad (removable) complete with a 3.5 hp Tohatsu outboard motor. There is also mooring cleat and bilge rail protection.

The purpose made combination trailer trolley is complete with a jockey wheel and the boat is protected with an overboom PVC cover.

10505 has seen little use as her owners spend a lot of time out of the country and so is available in excellent order.  SOLD


Wanderer MD sail number 1450  - Vicson - built by Anglo Marine in 1999 with an oxford blue topside, white underwater sections and grey deck.

The hull has been fitted with self bailers and has a mooring cleat and fairleads.

The mainsail is centre sheeted and has slab reefing fitted. The genoa has a Harken furler.

There is a removable outboard motor pad. The boat is equipped with 2 sets of good sails plus a spinnaker plus operating system

The boat can be transported on a purpose made combination trailer trolley unit with jockey wheel and a new cover boom cover has been added to protect this lightly used and cared for package.

This good looking Wanderer is SOLD


Wanderer MD sail number 1046 built in 1992 by Anglo marine with a red hull and ivory deck.

This boat has two sets of sails including 2 spinnakers and all the control systems required to use them. The mainsheet is transom sheeted through a ratchet pulley.

The genoa is also sheeted through ratchets and even the spinnaker sheets have ratchet pulleys.

The cockpit is drained through stainless steel bailers and the boat has just been fitted out with brand new floorboards.

Some of the rigging on the mast has been replaced after inspection.

There is a purpose made trailer trolley unit complete with deluxe jockey wheel.

Lastly the PVC overboom cover has just been replaced so that the boat is ready for a change of ownership.

This attractive package has been checked over here in Emsworth and is ready for sale at £2750.



Wanderer dinghy sail number 1031;  Anglo Marine build MD version built in 1992.

Royal blue hull with cream decks.  Boat complete with one suit of recently renewed sails, including mainsail, genoa and spinnaker, manufactured by Banks Sails and in excellent condition.

 Under-deck spinnaker sheeting and on-boom pole stowage fitted, together with a through deck spinnaker chute.  Transom mainsheeting. Jib furling fitted.  Twin stainless steel self bailers fitted.

Recent replacement rudder stock, tiller and blade.  Removable extended outboard motor bracket fitted.  Launching trolley complete with jockey wheel.  Top cover.

All in excellent condition and ready to sail, at £1950


 Wanderer 761. Built by Anglo marine in 1988 with a white hull and ivory deck.
This boat is in surprisingly good condition with the woodwork looking unstained.
It has good quality sails (mainsail and genoa) with a genoa furler and slab reefing. The mainsail has a buoyant head patch
There are a set of oars and rowlocks as well as mooring cleat and fairlead.
There is a flat storage cover as well as a brand new overboom PVC cover.
This Wanderer sits on a combination trailer trolley set up which also has a jockey wheel.
This is another fine example of a Wanderer that does not show its age and is ready to go without any additions


Wanderer sail number 405.  Built by Anglo marine in 1984 and has just undergone a major refit to rejuvenate her. She has a parchment hull with ivory deck and has grey painted floor boards.

The thwart is brand new and been varnished and the centreboard and rudder have been painted in white.  The hull has been machine polished and has a cove line in blue.

The mast and boom have been re-rigged and the boat has slab reefing, genoa furling, outboard pad, oars and rowlocks and mooring cleat and fairlead. The fendoff was taken off and replaced with new  and there are new toestraps to complete the upgrade.

The mainsail is transom sheeted through a ratchet block system and she has the traditional transom horse (or track) that is adjustable.

The older sails (mainsail and jib ) have a reduced sail area but there is also a brand new mainsail and genoa included within the specification.

The boat is transported on a purpose made combination trailer trolley and the trolley has puncture proof tyres. There is also a jockey wheel to aid handling on shore.

Lastly the boat has a brand new overboom PVC cover to complete this upgrade.

Wanderer 405 has been checked over and items that were not to the correct standard have been replaced in order to give the new owner many years of enjoyable sailing. The inclusion of a brand new set of sails (both mainsail and genoa) together with new cover should guarantee that no replacements are necessary for the foreseeable future and therefore she  has  SOLD


Gull Spirit – sail number 2694  “Dream Chaser”  built in 1999 by Anglo Marine with an oxford blue topside and white underwater sections and deck.

This boat comes with mainsail , jib and complete spinnaker system including sail and ropes (but no pole).

The jib has a furling system and the mainsail is centre sheeted with slab reefing.

The hull has self bailers fitted as well as non slip patches on the floor.

It comes with oars and rowlocks, outboard motor pad, mooring cleat and fairleads.

The purpose made combination trailer trolley unit has the deluxe jockey wheel together with spare wheels for trailer and trolley. There is also a rear mast support for the mast and lighting board. SOLD


Gull Spirit dinghy sail number 2371 built by Anglo Marine.

Dark green hull with cream decks.  We sold this boat to the current owners some 15 years ago, and they now find that their children want to move on so the boat is surplus to the fairly needs.

This is a nice tidy boat which, unusually for the Gull, is fitted with removable floorboards in varnished plywood.  The boat is complete with mainsail, jib and spinnaker, and of course the associated spinnaker sheeting equipment.

It is also supplied with a brand new top cover to complete a very tidy package.

All in Emsworth, and ready to sail  at £2200


We have a number of clients who have asked us to find them Gulls and Wanderers and so if you are thinking of selling your boat please contact Ian Porter as there appears to be a shortage of good pre-owned dinghys.


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