John and Lana Campbell
Over the years we have had many articles published in a variety of magazines. We have uploaded a selection of these. They are available for your personal use, but please respect our copyright.
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Voyages. Articles that have been published about various passages we have made and places we have visited.
In the Shadow of Cape Horn A voyage around the Horn and in Patagonia
In Bounty's Wake A voyage to Pitcairn Island
Square-rig in the San Blas Romance in the San Blas Islands
Christmas in Rio Good times and bad times with the yacht Thalassi in Rio
Ship of Stone The curious tale of HMS Diamond Rock
Sailing in Paradise Sailing and living in the British Virgin Islands
Kylie Vs the North Atlantic An account of a tempestuous solo Atlantic crossing
The original Baltimore Baltimore Ireland where we built a house a few years ago
Even the Emerald Isle was White A winter passage to Ireland
St. Kilda A passage to this outpost in the Atlantic
Saba The forgotten corner of the Caribbean
Greece Article in The Triton about clearing into Greece
Pelopponesus Article from the Triton about cruising in Pelopponesus, Greece
Tunisia Article from the Triton; visiting Tunisia
Isles de Saintes. A visit to part of the Caribbean that has changed little in the last 25 years.
Okefenokee. A kayak trip into the Okenfenokee swamp
US Clearance. Article about the ins and out of clearing a yacht into the US
Bequia. Visiting Bequia then and now.
Gibraltar The ins and outs of visiting The Rock
Liguria The joys of cruising north-west Italy
Elba. Visiting the island of Elba
Pride Remembered. The loss of the schooner Pride and microbursts.
Montenegro. Cruising in Montenegro
Aeolian Islands. A group of volcanic islands off Sicilly.
Papilio Ruga Here is a selection of articles published in Practical Boat Owner relating to the junk-rigged schooner, that we built and sailed in 1979/80
PBO article Ocean Cruising: Part 1 The concept behind the boat
PBO article Ocean Cruising Part 2 Building the hull
PBO article Ocean Cruising Part 3 Building the rig
PBO article Five Thousand Miles of Junk Sailing the boat
PBO article The Freedom of Junk Comparing her to a Freedom 40
PBO Cover September 1980 Why we built the boat
Technical articles A few of the technical articles that have been published
PBO Refrigeration Part 1. How and why a fridge works
PBO Refrigeration Part 2 Building an efficient icebox
Careening, Old and New How to careen your boat for antifouling
Building a one-off boat. A new method of building in grp without a mould
Hamming it up Ham radio aboard boats
Keep it running Some tips to keep your diesel engine working
Marine radio receivers How radios work and what sort to have on board
Mastering the sextant The art of using a sextant
No engine Cruising without an engine
Solar power Using the sun for energy on board
Springing in and out The seamanship of using springs to get on and off the dock
If you lose the rudder Suggestions about what to do if you lose the steering
Up the pole How to make and rig an emergency radio antenna
Weighty problems Ballasting the keel on a grp hull
Old age. Ways in which we can design yacht to better cope with older owners.
Odds and Ends. Various articles of sea-stories and humour
Raising the Wind How to earn money while cruising
St. Barths Regatta Sailing the regatta before it became big and famous
A tale of two hurricanes Surviving two hurricanes in the Virgin Islands
Birds in hand A battle with migrating starlings
Fastnet Rock The end of an era as the light on the Rock becomes automatic
If it was good enough for Slocum Not many people know that his first yacht was junk-rigged
Yachtsman's hats The roles that a good crew must play on board
How do you sleep? Sleep and watchkeeping
In search of the elusive shower. Unexpected adventures when looking for a shower while cruising on a small boat
Sprouting with ideas Grow your own sprouts for fresh food while cruising
Things that go flash in the night A discussion of bioluminescence
The Nicest Thing Triton article about the good-old days, and the nicest thing that happened to us.
Superyacht Cup Triton article about Timoneer winning the Superyacht Cup in Antigua
Grenada Triton article about Timoneer in Grenada
St Bart's Bucket Triton article about racing in 2009
Herreshoff Museum Triton article about a wonderful museum in Bristol RI
Papilio Ruga was on three magazine covers
Here is an article written about us, by the editor of Sail magazine. Beyond the Pale
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