Category Archives: NGH Cutter

N.G. Herreshoff “Neith”

Herreshoff “Neith” Specifications: LOA: 59 ′ 0″ * LOD: 53′ 0″ * LWL: 40′ 0″ * Beam: 10′ 6″ * Draft: 8′ 0″ * Ballast: * Displacement: 41,000 lbs * Sail Area: * Yard Number: 665 * Hull Material: * Rig: Bermudan Cutter * Class: * Designer: N.G. Herreshoff * Built by: Herreshoff Manufacturing Company, Bristol, RI * Year Built: 1907 * Restored By: * Original Owner: * Original Price: * Status: Active * Sail Number: 123 Historical: Built as a weekender for N.G. Herreshoff's personal doctor...
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N.G. Herreshoff ATHENE

N.G. Herreshoff “Athene” Specifications: LOA: 106 ′ 0″ * LOD: 83′ 4" * LWL: 70′ 0″ * Beam: 19′ 3″ * Draft: 10′ 10″ (centerboarder)* Ballast: * Displacement: 75 gross 67 net tonnes * Sail Area: 6,000 sq ft * Yard Number: 520 * Hull Material: * Rig: Cutter * Class: * Designer: N.G. Herreshoff * Built by: Herreshoff Manufacturing Company, Bristol, RI * Year Built: 1899 * Restored By: * Original Owner: William O. Gay, Boston, MA * Original Price: $27,125 * Status: Destroyed * Sail Number: Photo Courtesy: Charles Washburn - Great grandfather TP Burgess - Athene Owner 1908 thru 1915 Historical: 1915 - First private yacht to pass through the Panama Canal, en route to San Francisco - Rammed in 1941 off Miami, Fl and sunk. Similar to the NYYCs seventies.  ...
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