Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Lady Maryland"

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Lady Maryland
Registered port:Baltimore
Nation:USA
Type of rigging:SCHONER
Type of ship:Gaffelschoner
Year built:1986
Yard:Lee Street Shipyard, Baltimore, USA
Overall length:31.70 m
Length (hull):21.80 m
Breadth:6.60 m
Draught:2.10 m
Sail area:287 m2
Ship's hull:Holz / Wood
Power:170 PS
Engine:2 x 85 PS Cummins Diesel

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 24 Oct 2000

  • replica of a Chesapeake Bay pungy schooner, a boat type which sailed the Bay in the 1800's, pungies, which were considered fast sailing vessels, were primarily used as workboats to transport perishable goods such as oysters, watermelons, tomatoes, fish, peaches, and grain
  • built by the Living Classrooms Foundation in 1985, made of wood from the trees of Maryland, donated by the Maryland Department of Nature Resources
  • sails as part of the Living Classrooms Foundation's educational fleet, providing hands-on, multidisciplinary educational programs for students of all ages

Contact:

Website (English, 06 Sep 2000):
http://www.livingclassrooms.org/Facilities/LadyMD.html
Lady Maryland: a photo, history and main specification at the website of the operator Living Classrooms Foundation

Literature for further reading:

We recommend the following references for your further research of the ship. The references marked with have been included in the generation of the ship profile on this page.

Otmar Schäuffelen
"Die letzten grossen Segelschiffe"
Delius Klasing Verlag 1997 ISBN: 3-7688-0483-6
(9. aktualisierte Auflage)
Page: 343 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data

American Sail Training Association (ASTA)
"Sail Tall Ships! A Directory of Sail Training and Adventure at Sea"
2000 ISBN: 0-9636483-5-7
(12th Edition)
Page: 161 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data Quelle with contact

Thaddeus Koza
"Tall Ships - the Fleet of the 21th Century"
Tide-Mark Press, East Hartford 2000 ISBN: 1-55949-551-0
(http://www.tallshipsinternational.com/)
Page: 108 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data

Otmar Schäuffelen
"Die letzten grossen Segelschiffe"
Delius Klasing Verlag 2002 ISBN: 3-7688-0483-6
(10. aktualisierte und erweiterte Auflage)
Page: 388 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data

American Sail Training Association (ASTA)
"Sail Tall Ships! A Directory of Sail Training and Adventure at Sea"
2007 ISBN: 978-0-9799878-0-9
(17th Edition)
Page: 191 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data Quelle with contact