Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Lady-Maud"
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Technical data of the sailing ship:
|Type of rigging:||KUTTER|
|Type of ship:||Gaffelkutter, Yacht|
|Yard:||A.R. Luke, Luke Brothers, Hamble, UK|
|Overall length:||15.15 m|
|Length (hull):||11.95 m|
|Sail area:||100 m2|
|Ship's hull:||Holz / Wood|
|Engine:||Volvo MD 11|
Portrait of the sailing ship:
Last update: 02 Jan 2012
- design by A.R. Luke, construction by Luke Brothers in Hamble, UK in 1907.
- 1922-1931 property of Capt. Richard Travers Dixon, (Olympic champion in sailing in 1908).
- 1928 she came second in the Channel Race for sailing crafts which are too small to be participants of the Fastnet Race, in 1930 she won the Channel Race.
- later vereral changes of the owner.
- 1970 discovered by frenchman Gérard dAboville (adventurer and politician) at the Cowes island, purchased and general overhaul and restoration.