PEQUOT-BLACK ROCK OD (INDIAN)

PEQUOT-BLACK ROCK OD (INDIAN)
PEQUOT-BLACK ROCK OD (INDIAN)

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Sailboat Specifications

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Hull Type: Modified Full Keel
Rigging Type: Fractional Sloop
LOA: 6.68 m
LWL: 5.08 m
S.A. (reported): 22.95 m²
Beam: 2.11 m
Ballast: 401 kg
Max Draft: 1.17 m
Construction: wood
Ballast Type: Iron
First Built: 1926
Last Built: 1932
Builder: Portland Yacht Yard (Portland, Connecticut)
Designer: John G. Alden

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Hull Speed: 5.47 kn
Pounds/Inch Immersion: 412.78 pounds/inch

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Designers: John G. Alden
Related Sailboats: ALDEN O CLASS MK II
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Notes

Design #293. Designed as a larger variation of the O boat (see ALDEN O CLASS) know as the Sun Class, this design was a keel development of the Sun (originally called the Wawabeek). Locally dubbed the Indian Class by owners at both the Pequot and Black Rock Yacht Clubs (Connecticut, USA). This class was discontinued after 4-6 years due in part to the reputation for sinking if swamped.
Main sail area: 200 sqft.

Specs and background are from the Alden Archives and from "John G. Alden and his Yacht Designs" by Robert W. Carrick and Richard Henderson. Copyright © 1983 International Marine ®, a division of McGraw-Hill, Inc.