M.R. Mitchell Ltd Specialising In Fairey Restorations

Model: Huntsman
Size: 31ft 
Hull Number:  1
Name: Venator  (a.k.a Tiphys)

Year Restoration work undertaken : 2008

Brief description of work to be carried out:

Hull repair after breaking her moorings and sinking after hitting rocks during a storm, Entrusted with the hopes of the fairey community that she will once again float as the flagship of the Huntsman 31ft fleet.


Upon arrival looking very sorry for herself.


Photo update 08/07/2013

Venator's (Tiphys's) Hull has finally been restored to her former glory with all veneers painstakingly rebuilt and spray rails reinstated.

Interior has been painstakingly put back to her original 1967 factory appearance.

Aft Cabin - Current condition 08/07/2013.

Cockpit current condition 08/07/2013.

Please keep checking for further Venator restoration Updates and news.

As Venator (a.k.a Tiphys) is currently nearing a stage where she is almost ready for final finishing touches including engine's i ask that Any interested parties who would be serious in acquiring Venator please contact myself directly on either of the following methods. 

Telephone: 01489 584309 Mobile: 07763979160 or Email: Enquiries@mrmitchell.co.uk