This book is highly reccommended but difficult to get hold of, now that Hillyards has closed. If anyone knows of a source, we would be very interested.
Books featuring a Hillyard
Secret Water "Spindrift" - Arthur Ransome
Islands of Blue Water "Leiona" - Lt. Col. Keith Robinson (Adlard Coles)
Islands Ahead "Leiona" - Robinson (Robert Hale 1972)
Two and half Ton Dream "Puffin" - Ray Whitaker (Herbert Jenkins Ltd. 1959)
(=+) We Who Adventure "Brynhildr" - L.B. Winter (Oxford University Press (1966)
(=+) Nor They Understand "Brynhildr" - L.B. Winter (The Jacaranda Press (1966)
Schooner Integrity "Iskra" - Frank Mulville (Seafarer Books London 1979)
(+) By Way of the Golden Isles "Ragged Robin III" - Anthony Rushworth-Lund
(+) Little Ship Charters - W.J.L. Watts
On the Wind of a Dream -- The Saga of Solace - Commodore Victor Clark DSC, RN. (Hutchinson & Co. Ltd. 1960)
Nancy Blackett -- Under Sail with Arthur Ransome - Roger Wardell (Johnathan Cape 1991)
Neville Shute commissioned "Runagate" 1939 and mentioned her in a novel.
(*) Passage Makers Manual - Bill Finnis
Preview Chapters from this and forthcoming book by Bill Finnis - The San Blas Reef
"Didicoy" - Six Years Round the World (Waterline)
We didn't mean to go to sea - Arthur Ransome (Red Fox 1993)
"Puffin's Log" family cruising in 1950's Purchase from
Delfryn Publications (2009) Tel 01766 512 115
Kindly presented to the Hillyard Owners Association in memory of the Author L.B. Winter (1898 - 1981) by his son Geoffrey Winter, in January, 1986, a member who still owns and sails "Brynhildr"
in Sydney, Australia.