I Googled Nuestra Barca, the name of my dad's old Dawncraft 25 and lo and behold, it popped up in the Dawncraft owners Forum!
Here it is in 2009 still looking well loved and looked after:
Here's a closer shot:
Finally a shot of the rear:
I spent many great Teenage holidays on this boat. I learned how to service outboards and sort any boaty mis-haps on her. I shouldn't really say this, but I lost my virginity on it as well! Ah, the attraction of being a teen in charge of a shiny boat...
I dug this photo out of us on the same boat and scanned it into the computer:
This picture was taken around 1982 at the Tameside Canal Festival. I'm the one sporting the semi-afro on the right, then next left is my late brother, then my mother and my brothers wife. The girl is my mum's boyfriend's daughter and the young chap with the dummy is my nephew.
At the time my brother and I were heavily into Citizen's Band CB, hence the sweatshirts which sported our "handles" (the names we used over the air).