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 Cruiser – stock boat .

We are just completing a brand new stock boat which has been built in oxford blue topsides, with a double white waterline and standard grey deck.

The boat is currently available in the standard specification but this level of equipment can be enhanced to suit the owners requirements. The starting level of equipment includes:

Centreboard , rudder and tiller assembly, stem head and shroud points, keel band , self bailers, toe straps, mainsheet and genoa sheet, mast and boom, kicking strap and mainsail and genoa. The boat has been tested to the RCD standards and this includes air testing for buoyancy.SOLD


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 11102 built by Ian Porter in late 2015 with an oxford blue topside, double white waterline and light grey deck.

This boat is well equipped for day sailing and cruising and has a reefing genoa system as well as slab reefing for the mainsail.

The mainsail is centre sheeted through a ratchet pulley and also has sail head buoyancy.

There is a removable rear storage box and also removable rear seats fitted.

It also has a removable outboard motor pad as well as oars and rowlocks , padded toe straps and a mooring cleat and fairleads.

The boat has a rear transom protector and also PVC D section fendoff fitted around the gunwale.

The purpose made combination trailer trolley has a removable jockey wheel and there is a spare wheel and bearings for the trailer.

Lastly we have added a brand new over boom cover .


This boat has seen little use and was brought into Emsworth as it had only been used on a handful of occasions and so appear virtually new – this is now available for sale at £7995 a considerable saving on a new Wayfarer)


Wayfarer Mark 4 Cruiser sail number 10853 – built by Ian Porter in 2012 with a mid blue topside and double waterline in dark blue and white and a grey deck.

This Wayfarer has a furling genoa system matched to a slab reefing system on the mainsail and this has a centre sheeted ratchet system present.

It also has padded toe straps , mooring cleat and fairlead.

This boat also has the removable storage box and seats with the removable outboard pad present.

The sail wardrobe is completed with a conventional spinnaker system complete with sail.

The boat is transported by a  combination trailer trolley unit and there is an overboom cover.

This is a 5unning example of the mark 4 Wayfarer and it is fSOLD.


Wanderer HD sail number 1773 – “Blue Belle”   built by hartley boats in 2016 with a Royal blue topside, double waterline and grey deck.

The is a very complete cruising version of the current design and features centre main sheeting with slab reefing and also a reefing genoa to ensure balance can be maintained whilst reducing sail area.

The boat has a removable rear tank, removable rear seats and removable outboard motor pad.

The self bailers have been upgraded to stainless steel and there are also oars and rowlocks – the transom scuppers are also fitted with sponge plugs to prevent water ingress.

The purpose made combination trailer trolley unit has also got a deluxe jockey wheel.

There is also a flat towing cover and an over boom breathable top cover.

This really is an excellent example of the new Wanderer and it is offered in virtually new condition and close to half the current retail price at £6995.


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 Reduced to £1995


Wanderer MD sail number 1031 – built by Anglo Marine in 1991 in sapphire bl;ue and with an ivory deck.

This boat has sails dating to 2011 including mainsail, genoa and conventional spinnaker (complete with all the necessary fittings).

She is sitting on a purchase made trolley which has been matched to a brand new trailer unit (combination).

The mainsail is transom sheeted through a ratchet block. The modern rudder assembly was added in 2018.

She has self bailers, and the genoa has a furling system.

The boat is protected by a fendoff fitted to the deck edge.

The inventory is completed by an outboard motor pad complete with a 3.5hp, 2 stroke Tohatsu outboard. Lastly the boat has a brand new overboom cover to protect it from the elements.

She has just arrived at Emsworth and is SOLD.


 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 and is  SOLD.


Wanderer sail number 60 built by Winton Boats in Olive with a cream deck.

This Wanderer has mainsail, genoa and jib sails and she has both wooden centreboard and ballasted steel centreplate.

There is a genoa furler fitted as well as a mainsail head buoyancy – the hull has self bailers fitted, a mooring cleat and fairlead.

The mainsail is transom sheeted and there is a ratchet block included in the sheeting.

An outboard pad (removable) comes within the specification as well as an anchor.

The combination trailer trolley unit (with jockey wheel)are a fairly recent addition to this boat as well as a recently purchased over boom cover.


Wanderer s.n. 60 may be one of the older boats in the fleet but she has many years left in her to give enjoyment and so is for sale at £1500.   


Gull Calypso sail number 2840 “Gulliver”. Built with an oxford blue topside and white bottom  with a light grey deck by Porter Brothers in 2010.

This boat has a ratchet centre mainsheet system with remote slab reefing for the sail.

The genoa has a furler fitted and there are mooring fairleads and a cleat mounted on the foredeck – additionally there is an anchor and warp.

It also comes with a removable outboard mounting, oars and rowlocks . There is some additional equipment such as bailer, sponge and odd ropes.

The trailer trolley unit is a true combination unit which also has a standard jockey wheel and it is being sold with a brand new over boom PVC cover.

The sails are in very good order as is the entire boat package and she is 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.

Weather protection is afforded by a flat PVC cover. This very complete Gull is at SOLD.



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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