Ship profile for the sailing ship: "Primrose"
Photos of the sailing ship:
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Technical data of the sailing ship:
|Type of rigging:||KUTTER|
|Type of ship:||Essex Smack|
|Yard:||Aldous & Sons, Brightlingsea, GBR|
|Overall length:||11.29 m|
|Ship's hull:||Holz / Wood|
Portrait of the sailing ship:
Last update: 02 Dec 2014
- Essex smack built in 1892 by Aldous of Brightlingsea, GBR for fishing and oyster dredging from West Mersea and then Maldon.
- saved in the 1970s from the Roach and rebuilt by Testers of Faversham between 1998-2000.
- used as a private leisure craft today.