Original Members of The Yacht Club

Julian Reid

Foreword by HRH Duke of Edinburgh. 


This book marks the 200th anniversary of the Royal Yacht Club, founded in London in 1815. 

It describes the early days of 'yachting', the evolution of Cowes as a shipbuilding and salt water yachting haven, and the development of the castle in Cowes as the Club's headquarters. 


First published 2015 by Julian Reid.