Previous name: Mandoo II. She was design number 623 and was built for D Spencer Berger. In 1948 she was offered to the Annapolis Academy.
John F Kennedy & Marilyn Monroe are meant to have had ‘meetings’ on board.
A restoration took place in La Ciotat by Alex Laird (Partridge) and Butch Dalrymple Smith completing the boat for 2003.
|Designer:||John G Alden|
|Type of Boat:|
|Built By:||Herreshoff Manufacturing Co., Bristol, Rhode Island, USA|
|LOA m / ft:||21.7m / 71' 3"|
|LOD m / ft:||/|
|LWL m / ft:||15.4m / 50' 9"|
|Beam m / ft:||4.8m / 15' 8"|
|Draft m / ft:||2.7m / 9'|
|Sail Stats||Sail Area: 220 sq.m. Sail No: 64|
|Construction:||Metal frames with wood planking. BUDA DMR 415 engine. Fuel:300gal / 1100 L Water:400gal / 1500 L|
|Displacement: 86,700 Ibs / 39,400kg. Ballast: 15,000kg.|