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Shadow

PC047.02.0140.00336 (RS144258)

Description

Shadow was a wooden centerboard sloop designed and built by Herreshoff in 1871 for Dr. Edward R. Sisson as building no. #187106es. For many years she was one of the most famous and successful racing yachts of her time. She ended her life abandoned in Chelsea, MA and burned on April 12, 1908. LOA 36-6ft. LWL 33-10ft. Beam 14-4ft.

See also: Henry Peabody R.A.Y. #71, p. 18

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Details

Collection Name
Nathaniel L. Stebbins photographic collection
Collection Code
PC047
Dates
1884-07-04
Physical Description
1 photograph
Dimensions
9.25x 7.25 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Stebbins negative: 336
GUSN
276678
Reference Code
PC047.02.0140.00336

Record details

Originator
Stebbins, N. L. (Nathaniel Livermore), 1847-1922 (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
sloops (sailing vessels)
yachts
Material Type
photographs
Notes
c
Publications Referencing This Collection
Howland, Llewellyn, III. (2002). The New Bedford Yacht Club. South Dartmouth, MA: p. 17.

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