Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Sunbeam CK328"

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Sunbeam CK328, Volker Gries, Colne Smack and Barge Match Race, Brightlingsea, GB , 09/2006

Source, location, date:
Volker Gries,
Colne Smack and Barge Match Race, Brightlingsea, GB,
09/2006

Technical data of the sailing ship:

Name:Sunbeam CK328
Registered port:Colchester
Base port:Tollesbury
Nation:GBR
Type of rigging:KUTTER
Type of ship:Smack
Year built:1881
Yard:John Howard's Boatyard, Maldon, GBR
Overall length:15.25 m
Breadth:3.57 m
Draught:1.91 m
Ship's hull:Holz / Wood

Portrait of the sailing ship:

Last update: 02 Dec 2014

  • built in 1881 by John Howard, Maldon, GBR; originally laid down as a yacht, but completed to fish during the winter and as racing smack during the summer; owner became William Cranfield of Rowhedge, GBR.