Yacht: Eros

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Built for the daughter and son-in-law of a British Peer.   Commandeered by the Royal Navy to participate in the evacuation at Dunkirk in 1940.   Then owned by the billionaire Stavros Niarchos.   New ownership in 1992 who restored her and continue to charter her to this day (2013).

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Designer: William McMeek
Type of Boat:
Rig: 2 Masted Schooner
Year Built: 1939
Built By: Brooks Motor Craft
LOA m / ft: 35.05m / 115'
LOD m / ft: 31.39m / 103'
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Beam m / ft: 6.7m / 22'
Draft m / ft: 3.96m / 13'
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Sail Stats Sail Area: 9000 sq.ft
Construction: Burmese teak over steel frames
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