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Vintage German 1 Gauge Electric Train Set Model
Antique Stationary Horizontal Boiler Steam Engine Display
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RARE MUSEUM OWNED SWORDS by Land And Sea Collection™
MEDICUS Militia Infantry Officers Sword Ca 1821-1840 Museum Deaccession
AMERICAN SILVER HILT SWORDS SABERS by Land And Sea Collection™
A Special Silver Eagle Head Spadroon Ca 1791
ANTIQUE AND VINTAGE BINNACLE, COMPASS, HELMS & TELEGRAPHS By Land And Sea Collection™
Antique John Bliss Skylight Binnacle
Giant Vintage Polished Brass Skylight Binnacle Mint
Original Henry Browne Hand Bearing Compass 5 Stars
ANTIQUE DRY CARD COMPASSES by Land And Sea Collection™
Antique Robert Merrill Sons Boxed Dry Card Dinghy Compass
Rare Antique Ritchie Twin Cylindrical Beam Boxed Ship's Compass
NEGUS Polished Brass Tell Tale Compass Large
Giant Vintage Reflective British Compass
ANTIQUE FLINTLOCK & PERCUSSION PISTOLS by Land And Sea Collection™
ANTIQUE SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS by Land And Sea Collection™
Chapotot Butterfield Silver Sundial Ca 1700
Giant Ten Sided Single Draw Marine Telescope Ca 1720
ANTIQUE SEXTANTS, OCTANTS & NAVIGATION INSTRUMENTS by Land And Sea Collection™
C. Plath's Earliest Bronze Frame Sextant
Henry Hughes & Son Double Frame Brass Qintant-Sextant
Troughton & Simms Double Frame Polished Brass Presentation Sextant
Large Bradford Sextant Possible 1863 Award Winner
Large Hadley Style Three Mirror Backsight Octant Ca 1745
Giant Antique Presentation Octant Gold Gilt Ca 1770
ANTIQUE MARITIME NAVAL SWORDS & CIVIL WAR WEAPONS by Land And Sea Collection™
Civil War Union Officers American Eagle Officers Sword
Vintage M 1852 Naval Officers Sword Presentation Quality!
M 1852 Presentation Sword 1909 Mint Condition
M 1852 Horstmann & Son Naval Officers Sword Ca 1860
Confederate States Navy Officers M1860 Cutlass
French Model 1801 CUTLASS - The IX, 'Le Sabre d'Abordage'
Colt M 1861 Navy Cap & Ball Revolver & Slim Jim Holster
M1841 Regulation Hilt & Scabbard Naval Officers Sword Niter Blue & Gilt Blade
M 1852 Navy Officers Sword Horstmann & Sons Ca 1880
War of 1812 Officer's Eagle Head Sword & Scabbard Simon Helvig and Fils
Old World Percussion Pistol Ca 1830
ANTIQUE SHIPS MARINE NAVIGATION LIGHTS LAMPS & LANTERNS Land And Sea Collection™
100 Year Old U.S. Navy Polished Brass Navigation Sidelights
CARVED WOOD AMERICAN EAGLES by Land And Sea Collection™
AUTHENTIC ANTIQUE NAUTICAL FURNISHINGS & DECOR by Land And Sea Collection™
American Schooner Yacht Shadowbox - Diorama Ca 1880
Old British Antique Sailing Ships Liquor Chest
44 Inch Carved American Eagle Artistic Carving Co.
Painting New York State Militia Officer
DIVING HELMETS ANTIQUE and VINTAGE by Land And Sea Collection™
Poseidon Gold CYKLON Regulator & Presenation Case Mint
Schrader Two Diver Deep Water Navy Style Air Pump
Siebe Gorman 12 Bolt Dive Helmet Ca 1950's
1942 SCHRADER WW II Navy MK V Dive Helmet
Yokohama Vintage Helium - Heliox Dive Helmet
Siebe Gorman 6 Bolt Royal Navy Breast Plate
David L. Clark Copper Dive Helmet New-Old Stock
Craftsweld Commercial Diving Helmet New-Old Stock
Early Morse Commercial Dive Helmet Ca 1900-1920
Schrader 1942 WW II Navy MK V Dive Helmet
Historic Suez Canal Joe Savoie Dive Helmet
The Truth About NAVY MK V ANODE BARS
A. SCHRADER'S & SON Flat Sheath Navy Standard Dive Knife
WE BUY OLD VINTAGE DIVING HELMETS Land And Sea Collection™
VINTAGE DIVE KNIVES, DIVE PUMPS & DIVE GEAR by Land And Sea Collection™
Batteryless WW II Navy MK V Dive Knife
French Dive Knife Contemporary WW II Design
Painting U.S. Navy MK V Dive Boat Signed
WW II U.S. Navy 3 Station Deep Sea Dive Radio
ANTIQUE VINTAGE SIGNAL SALUTE & SHIPS CANNONS by Land And Sea Collection™
Continental Navy Black Powder Signal Cannon Replica
Miniature Royal Navy Bronze Cannon on Skeleton Carriage
Royal Horse Artillery 6 Pound Miniature Sterling Presentation Field Cannon
Civil War Rodman Fortress Cannon Display
Antique Patent Application Model Ships Traversing Gun Carriage
Large Antique Navy Nickel Plated Breech Loader Deck Gun Miniature
Antique Breech Loading Ships Signal Cannon Presentation Miniature
Royal Navy Ships Iron Signal Cannon George III
Civil War 6 pound Signal Cannon on Field Carriage
Revolutionary War 6 Pound Field Signal Cannon Miniature
Giant 8 Pounder Ca 1777 Iron Field Cannon Miniature
Antique Ship's Large Bronze Signal Cannon Original Carriage
AUTHENTIC SHIPS FIGUREHEADS at Land And Sea Collection™
American Sailing Yacht Ship's Figurehead Ca 1865
ANTIQUE & VINTAGE BOAT & SHIP MODELS by Land And Sea Collection™
Lapstrake Sailing Dinghy Model Scratch Built Antique
Fine Handcrafted Famous American Clipper Ship Cased Model
Antique Diorama of Sailing Ship ALBUS Michael Gregory Captain
Four Masted Bark Vintage Sailor-made Model Massive Ca 1920
Sculpture Builders Offshore Racing Boat Model Original
VINTAGE RADIO CONTROL MODELS by Land And Sea Collection™
UNDERSTANDING HALF HULL MODELS by Land And Sea Collection™
ANTIQUE BUILDER'S HALF HULL MODELS Page Two by Land And Sea Collection™
Half Model 9th Defense of America's Cup by DEFENDER 1895
Royal Yacht Squadron Tatania Half Model Ca 1850
Half Hull Model of Maine Built Schooner Ca 1870
Old World River & Harbor Launch Presentation Half Hull Model
Large American Pilot Boat Half Model Ca 1860
Large American Builder's Half Hull Ship Model Ca 1890
ANTIQUE AND VINTAGE HALF HULL BOAT MODELS by Land And Sea Collection™
NOAA Tank Test Submarine Support Ship Half Hull Model
MINIATURE VINTAGE MODEL SHIPS by Land And Sea Collection™
Miniature Vintage Model Ships American Presidents Line C-3 Class
SS President Polk American Presidents Line Miniature Vintage Model Ships
MILITARY, NAVAL KNIVES, DAGGERS, DIRKS by Land And Sea Collection™
German KS98 Dress Short Bayonet E. Pack WW II
CIVIL WAR & WARD LINES SHIP CAPTAIN'S ARCHIVE by Land And Sea Collection™
Marine Society of New York Famous Member's Certificate 1890
US NAVY - ROYAL NAVY ARTIFACTS & RELICS by Land And Sea Collection™
Blueprint Sloop of War USS Wasp Ca 1806
13 Star Boat Flag & 1st US Navy Aviation Insignia
Antique British Bosun's Pipe Mid 19th Century
Early China Export Trade Silver Bosun's Pipe - Call
Watercolor Painting of HMS Victory 1737
Watercolor Painting of Royal Navy 38 Gun Frigate Class of 1793 Signed
Battleship USS North Carolina BB 55 Vintage Model
Steam Frigate NIAGARA Official Crew & Officers' List 1864-1865
Admiral DAVID FARRAGUT Lieut. Commander age 37 Ca 1838 Frm Rare Engraving
AUTHENTIC ROYAL NAVY UNIFORMS and MEDALS by Land And Sea Collection™
British Oficer's Silver Gorget Ca 1778
VINTAGE AIRPLANE MODELS by Land And Sea Collection™
JUNKERS JU 52 "Iron Annie" Airplane Model Larger Size
Boeing 314 Clipper Flying Boat Model Plane
Ford Tri-Motor Model Airplane Tin Goose Aircraft Model
DOUGLAS DC 3 Airplane Model - Stand
Mega Giant Sopwith Camel WW I Fighter Plane Model Huge Size
NEW SEXTANTS - ASTRA III B DELUXE by Land And Sea Collection™
USED SEXTANTS PREMIUM BRANDS by Land And Sea Collection™
M. Low US Navy MK III Sextant Like New!
C. Plath WW II Kriegsmarine Sextant
Presenation Quality 3 Ring Sextant Capt. P.V.H. Weems Provenance
Latest C. Plath "Traditional" Model Sextant Mint
Rare WW II British Air Ministry Miniature Seaplane Sextant
Plath Navistar Classic Sextant - Whole Horizon Mirror Mint
1982 Plath Navistar Classic 4 x 40 Scope 5 Stars
Cassens & Plath Horizon Ultra Sextant Low Price
FINE MARINE ART, MARINE PAINTINGS & FOLK ART by Land And Sea Collection™
A Trio of Sailors at the Ship's Rail Oil on Canvas
Sailboats in Moonlight by Edward Moran
American Sloop of War of the Civil War Oil Painting
W.K. Vanderbilt's Sail & Steam Yacht ALVA Painting
GRAND TURK of Salem, 1815 Watercolor Painting as in Peabody Museum
Royal Navy Midshipman in the Rigging - Watercolor Ca 1785
Antique John Bellamy Style Carved American Eagle
Artistic Carving Co. American Eagle
Ward Line Ship Portrait USS NIAGARA Fredrick S. Cozzens Original Watercolor 1888
Antique Shipbuilder's Colored Advertising Ship Drawing
MILITARY HEAD GEAR COVERS & HATS by Land And Sea Collection™
British Army Napoleonic Era Full Dress Cocked Hat Bicorn
French Cavalry Officer's Kepi Ca 1876
U.S. Navy Lieutenant's Cocked Hat, Sword Belt, Epaulet Kit
US Navy Full Dress Sword & Cocked Hat Kit Mint
AUTHENTIC VINTAGE U.S. NAVY & SHIPS BELLS by Land And Sea Collection™
What There Is To Know About US Navy Bells
US Navy Bell Pre WW II with History
Authentic Pre WW II US Navy Bell & Stand
US Vietnam Era Navy Bell & Later Aluminum Bracket
Unusual WW I US Navy Bell Haze Grey & Green Patina
Large WW II Destroyer Size US Navy Bell
U.S.Navy WW II Foredeck - Anchor Bell Display Mount
Early US Navy Fore Deck Bell Repaired Crack
British Royal Navy Ships Bell Rare
Turn of the 20th Century US Navy Bell Ca 1900
Naval & Military Ships Foredeck Bell Vietnam Era Display
Fancy Ships Bell Ropes
RADIO ROOM CLOCKS - by Land And Sea Collection™
VINTAGE NAVY & MARITIME SHIPS CLOCKS by Land And Sea Collection™, Chelsea, Seth Thomas
Hamilton 22 Gimbaled Deck Clock & Case
Chelsea USCG Ship's Brass Case Clock Pre WW II Era
Chelsea US Navy WW II Combat Information Center 10" Case Brass Ships Clock
Chelsea US Navy WW II Mark I Deck Clock Rose Colored Brass
The Earliest Boston Clock Co. 10 inch Ships Clock Known
Large WW II Era Seth Thomas 10 inch Ships Clock
Seth Thomas 1944 US Navy Mark I Deck Clock Fully Restored
Antique Seth Thomas Side Wind Ships Clock Brass Case
US Navy WW II Mark I Deck Clock Polished Brass
Seth Thomas WW II US Navy Deck Clock No. 1
Vintage C PLATH Aneroid Bulkhead Barometer
Large Seth Thomas US Navy Battleship Pilot House Clock
Historic WW II US Navy Ships Clock Mint Condition
10 Inch Antique Chelsea Battleship Clock Pilot House Model
Seth Thomas - Ingalls Shipbuilding WW II Ships Bell Cllock Mint
Hamilton Model 22 Gimbaled Chronometer Clock Near Perfect
Antique Waltham U.S. Navy Boxed Chronometer Mint
Unique Seth Thomas Side Wind Chronometer Ca 1899
Rare CHELSEA World War One Navy Clock Ca 1916
Important Antique Seth Thomas Ships Clock Dated 1878
Dollond Presentation Barometer Carved Dolphins Base 1875
Vintage Chelsea Ship's Bell Clock Hinged Bezel 5 Stars
Vintage Seth Thomas Ships Bell Clock Ca 1941 Desktop
SHIPS LIGHTING LANTERNS NAVIGATION LAMPS BRASS by Land And Sea Collection™
An Early 18th Century Gimballed Iron Cage Oil Lamp
Perkins Marine Combination Navigation Lamp
ABOUT OUR MODELS by Land And Sea Collection™
Steamer SABINO Mystic Seaport
Chris Craft BARREL BACK Model Speedboat
Chris Craft 1929 Commuter Cruiser Boat Ship Model
Chris Craft Utility Model Boat
Chris Craft 1934 Triple Cockpit Speedboat
1934 Chris Craft Double Cockpit Runabout Speedboat
1920 Classic Motor Yacht Model
New England Lobster Boat Model
U.S. DESIGN BOAT MODELS by Land And Sea Collection™
HALF HULL MODELS by Land And Sea Collection™
Beetle Catboat Model
Crosby Catboat Model
Marshall SANDERLING Catboat Model
ADVENTURESS Schooner Model
AMERICA Schooner Model
Schooner BLUENOSE Model Two Sizes
Giant Schooner Bluenose Model Ship Ready Built Display
Schooner BRILLIANT Large Size Sailboat Model Training Ship
Chesapeake Bay Skip Jack MINNE V
Herreshoff 12.5 Sailboat Model
1905 Herreshoff NEW YORK 30 Sailboat Model
International One Design Class - IOD Model Racing Sailboat
J Class ENDEAVOUR J Class Model
J Class RAINBOW Model
J Class SHAMROCK Model
The America's Cup Half Model- MISCHIEF
CONTEMPORARY NAUTICAL ART, MARINE PAINTINGS OF CLASSIC SEASCAPES by Land And Sea Collection™
American Baltimore Clipper Ship Oil Painting
Large Cast Bronze Self Portrait Sculptor George Lundeen Ca 1972
WOOLWORKS BRITISH WOOLIES by Land And Sea Collection™
Wool Work Royal Coat of Arms Admiral's
Woolie of Sail Assisted Four Masted British Steamship Sailor Made Wool Work
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In addidition to its gallery of exclusive, one-of-a-kind antiques, and marine art, Land And Sea Collection, is an importer, and dealer, of high quality, ready built, boat and ship models with a focus on classic American designs such as the just introduced model of the Long Island Sound racer, the International One Design - IOD, a sailboat of incomparable beauty.
 
These include completely finished full hull models of the Schooners Gertrude L. Thebaud, Adventuress, Atlantic, America, two sizes of Bluenose, the three master, Wawona, a Chesapeake Bay Skipjack, the much admired Herreshoff 12.5, the New York 30 and the famous "S" Boat. A Friendship sloop, and S&S's Dorade and Odyssey. The catboats are, the Marshall Sanderling, Crosby, and Beetle.  
 
The collection of J Class includes Rainbow, Endeavour, Enterprise, Shamrock, offered as both full models and half hulls.
 
In motorboats, we offer Chris Craft's Barrel Back, 1942 Twin Cockpit runabout, a Triple Cockpit runabout, and the 17 foot Utility. In other motor vessels they have the GarWood Speedster, a classic 1920 motor yacht, a lobster boat in two sizes, and a 1926 Dreamboat.
 
OUR DISPLAY READY MODELS ARE LISTED BELOW!
 
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Vessel's Name Hull Size L.O.A. Top of Mast Beam
ADVENTURESS
The 1913 built schooner yacht and pilot boat Adventuress is a National Historic Vessel and an excellent example of the "fisherman profile" designs of Bowdoin B. Crowninshield, a noted early 20th century American naval architect.
30" 39" 35" 6"
AMISTAD
A replica of this slave trader was built at Mystic Seaport and is off on a cruise to Europe in 2007. The NEW AMISTAD tells the story of the life and conditions of those involved. The ship serves as a floating class room when in port, telling the story of capture, enslavement and trial.
21" 30.5" 25" 5.75"
AMERICA
On August 22, 1851, the low black schooner America sailed around the Isle of Wight in a race to win a silver pitcher from the Royal Yacht Squadron. Beating 14 other yachts to the finish, she gave birth to the America's Cup series over the years.
26" 37" 30.5" 6"
BEETLE CAT
The Beetle Cat is one of the most successful low cost daysailers around. This boating tradition was started by the Beetle family back in 1920, today is carried on by Beetle Inc. A neat little boat that many have learned how to sail in.
12.5" 16" 18" 6.5"
BLUENOSE REGULAR
Designed to meet the race rules set for competing for the William H. Dennis trophy, the Canadian, Bluenose was 141 feet overall and 111 feet on the waterline. Bluenose and launched with great fanfare on March 26, 1921.
27.5" 34" 29.5" 5.25"
BLUENOSE LARGE
Famous Canadian racing schooner of the 1920's comes in this larger size too.
37" 47" 40.5" 7.25"
CROSBY CAT
In operation since 1850, but boatbuilding goes back more generations than that. Jesse and Daniel Crosby learned the trade in the late 1700s from their father.The first Crosby Catboat was introduced in 1798, and is the most recognizable name in cat boats
22" 25" 36" 9"
CHRIS CRAFT BARREL BACK
Just prior to WW II the "Barrel-Back" style was introduced. With its curved transom, created a sleek look took the market by storm. Post-war at Chris-Craft was felt in increasing sales and this became one of the most famous of all Chris Craft models.
22.5" 22.5" 8" 7.25"
CHRIS CRAFT UTILITY
The Chris Craft Utility was a favorite for family fun on the water. They were built after the depression to offer runabouts with less features at more affordable prices.
21" 21" 7.5" 7.5"
CHRIS CRAFT 3 COCKPIT
A 1934 Chris Craft 28 foot Triple Cockpit speedboat that originally sold for what was then a very high price of $4975.00. The largest and most impressive of the Chris Craft speedboats.
27" 27" 8" 7.5"
CHRIS CRAFT 1942 2 COCKPIT
Another outstanding design of the 1940's by Chris Craft.
23" 23" 8" 7.25"
DORADE
One of the first yachts designed by young Olin Stephens, Dorade was a racing cruiser ordered by his father. Her design launched the careers of both Olin and his brother Rod, by winning the 1931 Trans Atlantic and Fastnet Races and launched a world renown firm of naval architects.
26" 26" 34.25" 5-1/8"
DREAMBOAT
The 1926 "Dreamboat" was designed by the Lake Union Drydock Company, just outside of Seattle, WA. and set the standard for raised deck cabin cruisers.
32" 32" 20.5" 8.5"
ENDEAVOUR 32"
Aircraft magnet, Thomas J. Sopwith's challenger for the 1934 America's Cup was Endeavour. She was designer Charles Nicholson's third J-Class and maybe his prettiest.
32" 32" 45.5" 5.5"
ENTERPRISE
Designed by W Starling Burgess, Enterprise was launched on 14 April 1930 and was chosen as the Cup defender, and winner of the series. At 80ft LWL she was shortest of the four US J's. After a 9 year silence, The Cup race was held in 1930 between Thomas Lipton's Shamrock V and the new Enterprise skippered by Harold Vanderbilt. Enterprise won the cup 4 races to none. DISCONTINUED 3/08. 
30.5" 30.5" 45" 5.5"
FRIENDSHIP SLOOP
The Friendship Sloop has no real birth, but was gradually developed starting in the 1800's from the fishing and lobstering needs of the men of Muscongus Bay on the Maine coast.
25" 37" 41.5" 8.5"
GERTRUDE L. THEBAUD
The impetus for Gertrude L. Thebaud was the prospect of capturing the International Fisherman's Trophy from the Nova Scotia fleet. She was named after the wife of a Gloucester, Massachusetts summer resident.
28" 29.5" 26.5" 5.25"
GARWOOD SPEEDSTER
Built as a water version of the popular European sports cars, Wood's answer was a high performance sixteen footer with 2 seats aft of the engine called the "Speedster". Its performance and appearance was similar to a cut-down Miss America racer.
31" 31" 8" 10.5"
HALF HULL COLLECTION
The collection includes HALF HULL MODELS of Schooner AMERICA, J Class ENDEAVOUR, ENTERPRISE, RAINBOW,  RANGER  and SHAMROCK V, the Herreshoff 12.5 Doughdish, and larger Crosby cat. All are built to the same high standards of our other models. 
30" 30"-39" 35" 6"
HERRESHOFF 12 1/2
Known variously as a "Buzzards Bay Boy Boat," or a "Doughdish," Nathaniel Green Herreshoff designed and built the first of these small and "one-design" sport sailers in 1914. Capable of seating several people, they measured only 12.5 feet at the waterline and originally sold for $420 vs. $28,000 today.
15" 15" 24.5" 6.25"
HERRESHOFF S-BOAT
The "S"-Class Boat is a displacement boat that is quick in light air, stiff in a breeze, and remarkably agile in response to her helm. Most were produced between 1919 and 1941 by the world famous Herreshoff Manufacturing Company in Bristol, RI.
27.5" 27.5" 48.5" 7"
HERRESHOFF NEW YORK 30
The classically elegant Herreshoff designed and built, 43' sailing class, the NYYC 30. (New York Yacht Club 30). Just  18 were ever built starting in 1905. They are widely regarded as one of the most famous designs of the legendary yacht designer and builder, Nathanial Greene Herreshoff, the "Wizard of Bristol“.
21.5" 25.5" 28" 4.5"
INTERNATIONAL ONE DESIGN - IOD
The 1936 built one design racing sailboat conceived by Cornelius Shields changed the face of racing on Long Island Sound and continues as an active class today. The IOD Class has fleets in the U.S., Bermuda, and other countries.
25" 25" 37" 5.25"
LOBSTER BOAT
A classic style Maine lobster boat as can be seen running helter and skelter over the waters of New England laying and hauling lobster pots. These rugged boat are designed to brave the harsh conditions that may be encountered.
27" 27" 13.75" 9"
MARSHALL 18 SANDERLING
In 1962 Breck Marshall undertook an exhaustive study to recreate the best of the catboat designs. That same year saw the first Sanderling built, using fiberglass construction. For over 30 years, The Marshall Company's Sanderling has been a leader in the industry. 
18.2" 18.2" 31.5" 8.5"
1930'S MOTOR YACHT
This model typifies the motor yachts that were popular during the period, 1920-1930 as built by American Car and Foundry, Consolidated, Chris Craft, Mathews, and Elco among others. Reportedly, she is of MISTRAL a West Coast boat
26" 26" 15" 6.5"
ODYSSEY
Two brothers, Olin J. and Roderick Stephens, Jr., began their careers as self-taught sailors on Barnstable Bay, Massachusetts. Both entered the marine industry at an early age. With his father's backing, young Olin entered into a partnership with the already successful yacht broker Drake Sparkman, and Sparkman & Stephens, Inc. was formed. Odyssey is one of many results of that effort.
27" 29.5" 36.25" 5.5"
RAINBOW 32"
The 1934 match race was between Endeavour and the defender, Rainbow. Rainbow was a light weather boat and Endeavour came close to lifting the Cup, a vital tactical error by Sopwith lost them a "certain" 3rd race. (He did not cover the boat behind !)
32" 32" 45.5" 5.5"
RELIANCE 50"
1903 America's Cup winner Reliance. Built by Herreshoff Mfg. to defend the cup in 1903. The Reliance was the largest cup boat ever built. Reliance had more than 16,000 sq. ft of sail area and was over 143' long.
36" 50.5" 50.5" 6.5"
SHAMROCK V 30"
The most celebrated yachtsman ever to challenge for the America's Cup was the self-made millionaire Sir Thomas Lipton. Born to an Irish grocer in a Glasgow tenement, Lipton mounted the first of his five challenges under the auspices of the Royal Ulster Yacht Club in 1898. This was the 5th of his loosing challengers.
30" 30" 45" 5"
SKIPJACK MINNIE V
In the late 1800's and early 1900's, skipjacks were familiar sights in every port on the Chesapeake Bay. The captains and crews were hardy souls who earned a living in the harsh conditions of wintertime dredging for oysters under sail.
19" 29.5" 28" 6.5"
WAWONA
Launched in 1897 at H. D. Bendixsen Ship Yard, Fairhaven, California Length: 165 feet Beam: 36 feet Draft: 11 feet 6" Displacement 468 tons On September 12th 1897, master shipbuilder Hans Bendixen launched the largest three masted schooner ever built on the west coast of North America, the Wawona. She still exists today as a National Historic Ship. DISCONTINUED 6/07
33.5" 41.5" 26" 6.75"