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Detail - Hull 828

Status:FOUNDRecent Update:2019.03.24
Original Name:GOBCurrent Name:Aquila
Hull No:828Home Port:Providence, RI
Contracted By:Nathaniel Farwell AyerCurrent Owner(s):Geoff Davis
Contract Date:12/28/1919Owner Since:1965
Class:S ClassSail Number:51
Sub-Class:Fleet:Narragansett Bay
Original Rig:MarconiYacht Club:Bristol Yacht Club
Current Rig:
Original Price:$2,450Restored By:George Zachorne
LOA:27 ft. 6 in.Maintained By:
LWL:20 ft. 6 in.Notes:
Beam:7 ft. 2 in.
Draft:4 ft. 9 in.
Other Resources:HCR
Gallery / Galleries:
Provenance: as PDF with sources - 828.pdf
    by Ken Upham

OwnerYearsLocationBoat NameSail No.
Nathaniel Farwell Ayer1919 - 1920Marblehead, MAGOB1 / 9
E.H. Randall1921 - 1922Portland, MEGOB
W.F. Carey1922 - 1924Oyster Bay, NYSister51
Henry W. Warner1925 - 1927Oyster Bay, NYSister51
Rodney W. Williams1928 - 1935Oyster Bay, NYNepenthe51
Arthur H. Gauss1939 - 1940Long Island, NYNepenthe51
Herbert L. Jamison1941 - 1945Rye, NYNepenthe51
Dr. James W. Benfield1946 - 1951Rye, NYNepenthe51
David E. Jack1952 - 1954Port Washington, NYNepenthe51
Schwartz1955 - 1956Vineyard Haven, MANepenthe51
Peter R. Smyth1957 - 1958Narragansett Bay, RINepenthe51
Robert W. Read1959 - 1964Touisett, RINepenthe51

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