William F. Crosby

1891 - 1953


Best known as the designer of the SNIPE class, Crosby was editor of 'The Rudder' and 'Motor Boat' magazines for a number of years, and author of 'Amateur Boat Building' (1938).

More Information:
William F. Crosby Collection (Ships Plans Coll. 66), Mystic Seaport Museum.

Sailboats Designed By William F. Crosby

Model LOA First Built
NATIONAL ONE-DESIGN 17.00 ft / 5.18 m 1936
SKIMMER 10.92 ft / 3.33 m 1933
SNIPE 15.50 ft / 4.72 m 1931


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