BUZZARDS BAY 25

BUZZARDS BAY 25 photo

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Keel/Cbrd.
Rigging Type:
Gaffhead Sloop
LOA:
32.58 ft / 9.93 m
LWL:
25.00 ft / 7.62 m
Beam:
8.75 ft / 2.67 m
S.A. (reported):
539.00 ft2 / 50.07 m2
Draft (max):
6.50 ft / 1.98 m
Draft (min):
3.08 ft / 0.94 m
Displacement:
7,400 lb / 3,357 kg
Ballast:
S.A./Disp.:
22.78
Bal./Disp.:
0.00
Disp./Len.:
211.43
Construction:
Wood
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1914
Last Built:
# Built:
5
Builder:
Herreshoff Manufacturing Co.
Designer:
Nathaniel Herreshoff
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Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
22.78
Bal./Disp.:
0.00
Disp./Len.:
211.43
Comfort Ratio:
23.32
Capsize Screening Formula:
1.80

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Notes

Originally commissioned by Beverly Yacht Club of Marion, MA.
At least 3 of the original 5 have been restored to near original condition. (2010).
A dozen or more replicas have also been built. (Replica shown here in photo)
At least one replica was built by the Concordia Co. (USA).
One of the original boats ('Aria') has been on display at the Herreshoff Museum.



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