Originally named ‘Pilot’, for 47 years she carried ship’s pilots to assist the larger ships coming in and out of Boston Harbor.
After several years with different owners and other jobs she is now the Highlander Sea and owned by Acheson Ventures LLC.
Homeport in Port Huron, Michigan she is a sail training vessel (ASTA).
|Designer:||William Starling Burgess|
|Type of Boat:|
|Rig:||2 Masted Schooner|
|Built By:||JF James & Son, Essex, Massachusetts|
|LOA m / ft:||46.9m / 154'|
|LOD m / ft:||38.4m / 126'|
|LWL m / ft:||30.48m / 100'|
|Beam m / ft:||7.8m / 25'6|
|Draft m / ft:||4.26m / 14'|
|Sail Stats||Sail area: 9,728 sq. ft.|
|Construction:||Twin Detroit Diesel, 8V-92, 350HP each. The hull is made of White Oak|
|Rig height: 131' freeboard: 44 140 GRT|