Built as an ambassador ship to Nova Scotia following the same lines as the original Bluenose schooner of 1921.
She has 18 crew on board, is used as a sail training vessel and is part of ASTA.
She had the most votes for the ‘Classic Boat’ top 200 boats competition.
Contact: Ship@bluenose2.ns.ca/ Also see website
|Designer:||William J Roue|
|Type of Boat:|
|Rig:||2 Masted Schooner|
|Built By:||Wm Wyatt, West Mersea|
|LOA m / ft:||55.1m / 181'|
|LOD m / ft:||44m / 143'|
|LWL m / ft:||34.1m / 112'|
|Beam m / ft:||8.2m / 27'|
|Draft m / ft:||4.8m / 16'|
|Sail Stats||Sail area: 11,139 sq. ft.|
|Construction:||250 HP Twin Diesels. D1 oil treated deck and a wooden hull.|
|Rig height: 132' 285 GRT.|