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Mayflower

PC047.02.0360.00995 (RS144643)

Description

Mayflower was a wooden centerboard sloop designed by Ed. Burgess and built by Lawley in 1886 as a successful defender in that year's America's Cup races. Launched May 6, 1886. LOA 100ft, LWL 85-7ft.

This photo was taken on the day of the annual regatta of the Eastern Yacht Club. Mayflower was beaten by Puritan and Priscilla.

See also: Henry Peabody R.A.Y. #3 only

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Details

Collection Name
Nathaniel L. Stebbins photographic collection
Collection Code
PC047
Dates
1886-06-29
Physical Description
1 photograph
Dimensions
9.25x 7.25 (HxW) (inches)
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Stebbins negative: 995
GUSN
276916
Reference Code
PC047.02.0360.00995

Record details

Originator
Stebbins, N. L. (Nathaniel Livermore), 1847-1922 (Photographer)
Descriptive Terms
Eastern Yacht Club Regatta, 1886
sloops (sailing vessels)
yachts
Material Type
photographs

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