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Detail - Hull 965

Original Name:AvocetCurrent Name:Coquina
Hull No:L65Home Port:Bristol, RI
Contracted By:D.B. Cummins CatherwoodCurrent Owner(s):Herreshoff Marine Museum
Contract Date:10/6/1925Owner Since:1978
Class:S ClassSail Number:11
Original Rig:J&MYacht Club:
Current Rig:
Original Price:$3,500Restored By:
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:

OwnerYearsLocationBoat NameSail No.
D.B. Cummins Catherwood1926 - 1927Bar Harbor, MEAvocet 
Eleanor McCormick1929 - 1933Bar Harbor, MESquidoo II6
Henry Ellison1934Bar Harbor, MESquidoo II 
   Sorrento, MEPuffin 
Albert Goodhue, Jr.1950 - 1954Marblehead, MAPuffin9
Father Richards???? - 1959Salem, MA  
Halsey Herreshoff1960 - 1969Marblehead, MACoquina 
Briggs S. Cunningham1970 - 1978San Diego, CACoquina 

She was damaged during Hurricane Donna in 1960 while owned by Halsey Herreshoff in Marblehead. She was then restored in Bristol. Briggs Cunningham donated her to the Museum.

Photo courtesy of Adam Langerman

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