Sparkman & Stephens “Comet”

6 Metre Class

S&S “Comet” Specifications:

Arabela ex, Silroc ex, Sunday

LOA: 37′ 6″
LWL: 23′ 0″
Beam: 6′ 4″
Draft: 5′ 4″
Design Number: 8
Rig: Sloop
Displacement: 5.906 Kg
Sail Area: 466 sq ft
Sail Number: US48
Designer: Sparkman & Stephens
Built By: Henry B. Nevins, City Island NY
Original Owner:
Current Owner:
Current Location: Portugal
Launched: 1930

Known Racing History:



Two sister ships were built at the same time by Henry B. Nevins, City Island N.Y, the other “Six” being Meteor, and both were launched in 1930.

Adapted in 1949 as a fast cruiser by the well known Portuguese shipyard – J.S. Brites.
Now with new engine Yanmar 9 Hp (2008)

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