Yacht: Desiderata

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Sistership to Malabar XIII, the last of the famous Malabar series, Desiderata is the only surviving example of the five vessels built to this plan.

Sailed by her builder around the world – culminating in New Zealand. She was then purchased by an Australian who cruised her throughout the Pacific.

Entered for the Panerai Transat Classique 2015.

She is used for chartering and more information can be found here.

Designer: John G Alden
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Rig: Bermudan Ketch
Year Built: 1975
Built By: Lane Boatyard, USA
LOA m / ft: 20.12m / 66'
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Beam m / ft: 4.35m / 14'3"
Draft m / ft: 2.25m / 7'4"
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Sail Stats
Alden design No: 0756-E

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