The Only Sailor in the Fleet’ delves into Davis’s life as a seaman, self made businessman/ docker, gentleman yachtsman, philanthropist and friend of kings.


The author, Doug Ford, joined Jersey Heritage in 1985 and has been associated with the award winning Maritime Museum since it opened in 1997.

This new book which details the life of & the Island’s most famous philanthropist. . Davis was an intensely private Man; ‘The Only Sailor in the Fleet’ delves into Davis’s life as a seaman, self made businessman/ docker, gentleman yachtsman, philanthropist and friend of kings.


Available to buy from Jersey Museum and the Maritime Museum priced reduced to £3.99