Yacht: Juanita

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Commissioned by Dorothy C Rogers, the original price in 1929 was $1,100.

Featured in a ‘Wooden Boat’ article on maintenance in the early 80’s.

Bill Detert acquired her from Mr Beetle through Dion’s Boatyard in Kittery and owned her for about 15-18 years.   He sailed her to Newcastle, ME and eventually sold her for use on the Hudson.

Owned from 1995 – 2013 by Ugo Baravalle of Torino, Italy.

A Milanese Lawyer bought her  in 2013.   He had her restored by the Sanremo based shipbuilder, Rik Warner.   Soon to be reverted to her original name of Whitecap.

Designer: Nathanael Greene Herreshoff
Type of Boat: H-Class / 12-1/2 Class
Rig: Gaff Sloop
Year Built: 1929
Built By:
LOA m / ft: 4.84m / 15'9"
LOD m / ft: 4.84m / 15'9"
LWL m / ft: 3.84m / 12'6"
Beam m / ft: 1.8m / 5'10"
Draft m / ft: 0.76m / 2'5"
Yard No:
Sail Stats Sail Area: 13 sq.m / 140 sq.ft
Construction: Oak Sheerstrake Hull Number: 1107

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