Yacht: Shiris

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In Yachting World in 1937.

Underwent an extensive restoration (2008-2009) at the FJ Dion Yacht Yard in Salem, Mass.

Designer: Albert R Luke
Type of Boat:
Rig: Bermudan Sloop
Year Built: 1937
Built By: Luke Brothers, UK
LOA m / ft: 17.9m / 59'
LOD m / ft: 16.1m / 53'
LWL m / ft: 10.9m / 36'
Beam m / ft: 3.5m / 11'5"
Draft m / ft: 1.8m/6'
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Sail Stats
Construction: Carvel planking on double-sawn English oak frames sided to 2 1/2" and molded 3-4". 1 1/2" carvel planking with teak shear strake, Canadian rock elm garboard, and first broad, and the remainder is pitch pine. 7"-thick molded English elm structural keel, English oak deadwood & backbone. Bronze floor timbers and bronze bolt and spike fastenings. Wrought-iron hanging and lodging knees. The laid-and-caulked deck is 1 1/2" teak, and SHIRIS is fitted with wheel steering to a keel-hung rudder in a self-bailing cockpit. All joinerwork, skylights, doghouse, etc., is varnished teak. 16,000 lb. outside lead ballast. White topsides with red boottop and blue bottom.
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