Built for Buckley Holmes and Arthur Bradbury, she was launched as ‘Irene II’.
In 1912 she was bought by Herbert Montgomery Wright who founded, and was the first Commodore of, the Irish Cruising Club. He renamed her Espanola.
|Type of Boat:|
|Built By:||Samuel Bond|
|LOA m / ft:||15.8m / 52'|
|LOD m / ft:||14.3m / 47'|
|LWL m / ft:||11m / Original: 32' Now: 36'|
|Beam m / ft:||3m / Original: 9'8" Now: 9'10"|
|Draft m / ft:||2.3m / Original: 6'8" Now: 7'6"|
|Displacement: 15 tons|