ESSEX ONE-DESIGN (UK)

ESSEX ONE-DESIGN (UK) photo ESSEX ONE-DESIGN (UK) drawing

Sailboat Specifications


Hull Type:
Rigging Type:
LOA:
18.00 ft / 5.49 m
LWL:
16.75 ft / 5.11 m
S.A. (reported):
210.00 ft2 / 19.51 m2
Beam:
6.00 ft / 1.83 m
Draft (max):
3.00 ft / 0.91 m
Draft (min):
0.90 ft / 0.27 m
Displacement:
850 lb / 386 kg
Ballast:
225 lb / 102 kg
S.A./Disp.:
37.51
Bal./Disp.:
26.47
Disp./Len.:
80.75
Construction:
Wood/FG
Ballast Type:
First Built:
1919
Last Built:
# Built:
Builder:
Cole & Wiggins (UK)
Designer:
Morgan-Giles
Website:

Sailboat Calculations

S.A./Disp.:
37.51
Bal./Disp.:
26.47
Disp./Len.:
80.75
Comfort Ratio:
7.05

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Notes

Commisioned by Essex Yacht Club for sailing on the River Thames Estuary. A new FG version was developed in 1966 when the the class merged with the THAMES ESTUARY ONE-DESIGN (1911, also by Morgan-Giles.) which has an active fleet to this day. See THAMES ESTUARY ONE-DESIGN.



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