BUZZARDS BAY 18

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Keel/Cbrd.
Rigging Type:
Gaffhead Sloop
LOA:
29.00 ft / 8.84 m
LWL:
18.00 ft / 5.49 m
Beam:
8.08 ft / 2.46 m
S.A. (reported):
470.00 ft2 / 43.66 m2
Draft (max):
Draft (min):
3.00 ft / 0.91 m
Displacement:
4,430 lb / 2,009 kg
Ballast:
S.A./Disp.:
27.96
Bal./Disp.:
0.00
Disp./Len.:
339.11
Construction:
Wood planked
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1903
Last Built:
1904
# Built:
5
Builder:
Herreshoff Manufacturing (USA)
Designer:
N Herreshoff
Website:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
27.96
Bal./Disp.:
0.00
Disp./Len.:
339.11
Comfort Ratio:
19.87
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.97

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Notes

Day racer with small cabin and possibly inboard aux. At least 5 were built.
None survive.
Model and plans exist at the Herreshoff Marine Museum but no photo has been found (by us).
At least one replica has been built (2011?):
Artisan Boatworks
Rockport, Maine USA



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