The hull was designed under the Length and Sail Area Rule, which tended to produce graceful, narrow hulls with long overhangs. Please enter a valid email address!
The first 11 boats of the Buzzards Bay 15 class were delivered to members of the Beverly Yacht Club in Marion, MA for the summer racing season of 1899. Additionally, there were a few special boats built with full keels. Whether you want to buy or to sell we list a wide range of yachts; sail and motor - aiming always to ensure your search should be neither confusing nor time wasted.
Contact Broker. Academic intrigue took over and I decided to loft all 35 stations full size to confirm the accuracy of the offsets. These particulars have been prepared from information provided by the vendors and are intended as general guide.
Disclaimer The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. In all 91 boats were to be built by the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company between 1899 and 1927.
Request cannot be completed You may have entered incorrect information or server is temporarily down. Message cannot be empty! His Buzzards Bay 15, named after the bay off South Massachusetts was his second one design class, following the Newport 30 of 1895 — and it became extremely popular.
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The Buzzards Bay 15 was the second of the Herreshoff one-designs, and became quite popular in the early part of the 20th century. They are fast, stiff, and responsive.
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