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2 U. K. built schooners, one for a French owner

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  • Etoile Filante1911, 122’6″ LOA.  Blt. White Bros.  For French Owner.
  • Elk, later Janeen, then Polynesia1928, (1), 130′ 7″ Des. G. L. Watson & Co. Ltd. (drawings by J. R. Barnett),  Blt. Scott Shipbuilding.  Orig. Gaff, later Staysail.  May have been impounded many years ago by Cuba, if so what is left of her may still be there.
  • We have additional information on these two vessels.
  • Updated  July 29, 2010.

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January 7, 2010 at 6:32 pm