Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Mary Day"

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Mary Day
Registered port:Camden, Maine
Nation:USA
Type of rigging:SCHONER
Year built:1962
Yard:Harvey Gamage, South Bristol, Maine, USA
Overall length:38.10 m
Length (hull):28.00 m
Breadth:6.70 m
Draught:2.30 m
Sail area:480 m2
Ship's hull:Holz / Wood
Engine:keine/none

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 30 Dec 2001

  • built by Harvey Gamage, South Bristol, Maine, USA after plans by the first owner Captain H.S. Hawkins, model were the coastal trading schooners of the American Eastern coast combined with modern design thinking.
  • interior decoration and furnishing suitable for cruising with guests, she belongs to the fleet of Maine coastal schooners operating out of Camden and offering weeklong sailing cruises.
  • carries neither inboard engines nor powered deck machinery, propulsion when needed being provided by a small yawl boat with an inboard motor.

Contact:

Website (English, 17 Dec 2001):
http://www.schoonermaryday.com/
Schooner Mary Day: website about sailing offers abourd the ship, accomodation, schedule, sailing destinations and cruise descriptions, contact address, photos of the ship

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: 346 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: 178 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data Quelle with contact

Otmar Schäuffelen
"Die letzten grossen Segelschiffe"
Delius Klasing Verlag 2002 ISBN: 3-7688-0483-6
(10. aktualisierte und erweiterte Auflage)
Page: 393 Source with picture Source with history Source with technical data