Model No. 1104: 65ft Sloop Yacht Study Model #1
Model by: NGH
Made when: October 1888
Stated model scale: 1/32
Model length (ca.): 30.7" (77.9cm)
Implied vessel LOA at 1/32 (ca.): 81' 10" (24.9m)
Vessel Type: Sloop
Hull Configuration: Keel
Model location: H.M.M. Workshop South Wall Right
Original text on model:
65 wl #1 Preliminary
weighed Dec. 4, 1886" (Source: Original handwritten annotation on model. Undated.)
"Newly identified model. This model is described and measured in NGH design booklet, dated Oct. 4th 1886, #1 - Preliminary model for 65ft LWL Sloop Yacht, Length O.D. 74 2/3', LWL 65'. Beam, - deck 18ft 3in. Depth 9ft 10 1/2in. Scale 3/8in to the foot." (Source: van der Linde, Claas. September 16, 2014.)
Model 1104 by NGH (1888); sail, not built
Note: Vessels that appear in the records as not built, a cancelled contract, a study model, or as a model sailboat are listed but not counted in the list of vessels built from a model.
Herreshoff Catalogue Raisonné.
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