Email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser.

Herreshoff: Beauty in Motion

Yachts by Herreshoff:

Herreshoff 20 INTENT
Herreshoff 20 Class

Herreshoff S boats Papoose and Squaw, ketch Arion

On an recent warm December day, three classic Herreshoff beauties met up on Narragansett Bay, a serendipitous encounter vividly captured by nautical photographer Cory Silken.

They were two newly restored 1919 S-Boats – PAPOOSE #831 (center) and SQUAW #835 (left) – and the 1951 Herreshoff Ketch ARION (right). The combined age of these three boats is just under 250 years!

Of the 94 S-Boats built at the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company between 1919 and 1941, PAPOOSE & SQUAW (ex-KAJEE)  represent two from the first order placed in 1919.

ARION came from the drawing board of Sidney Herreshoff and was built in Warren R.I. by the Anchorage Plastics Corporation in 1951.  This 42-foot ketch was the first large auxiliary yacht to be built using fiberglass, crafted especially for Commodore Verner Reed of the IDA Lewis Yacht Club.

Herreshoff Yacht Sales and Herreshoff Designs are proud to have been involved through the complete evolution of all three boats.  From transfer of ownership through restoration consultation and management, we offer comprehensive expertise for your classic yacht needs.

The next time you are considering the purchase, sale or restoration of your classic yacht, give us a call.

Click Here for Our Current Listings

Follow us on Facebook

Halsey C. Herreshoff / halseyh5@hotmail.com / Cell: 401-663-4543

Adam F. Langerman / adam@herreshoffdesigns.com / Cell: 203-676-7231

Peter K. Sterrett / peter@herreshoffyachtsales.com / Cell: 401-644-8395

Fort Lauderdale Office / Peter Brewster / boatsrus@aol.com / 401-245-6507

www.herreshoffyachtsales.com

www.herreshoffdesigns.com

Herreshoff Yacht Sales - 18 Burnside Street - PO Box 717 - Bristol, Rhode Island - USA - P:401-396-9931 - info@herreshoffyachtsales.com - www.herreshoffyachtsales.com

Unsubscribe from this list.


Copyright (C) 2012 Herreshoff Yacht Sales, LLC. All rights reserved.