Ken Arkell took these pictures in 1937 or 1938 and would like readers’ help.
He snapped these luxury yachts in Portsmouth Harbour while he was on the Gosport ferry.
Ken, of Barncroft Way, Havant, said they were moored off Camper & Nicholsons’ yard and he presumes they were laid up for the winter.
He said: ‘It would be interesting to know what happened to them. Were they requisitioned for naval service during the Second World War and if so, to what and where?
‘Also, did they survive and indeed are any still in existence?’
Please get in touch if you know the answers.