The Herreshoff 12 1/2 is one of N.G.Herreshoff's finest designs. Since the first of the class were launched in 1914, generation after generation of sailors have learned to sail on these capable little sloops. Now more than 100 years since their creation, they remain a New England sailing icon.
ZEPHYR (Gaff Rig) - HMCo #905 was built in Bristol, R.I. in 1924. Trailer included.
She has been moved indoors for the winter on her trailer. - Burnside Street Bristol - Easy to show.
Please contact Peter Sterrett at 401 644-8395
Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:
LOA: 15 ft 10 in
Beam: 5 ft 9 in
EQUIPMENT / RESTORATION
Main and Jib 1994
Spinnaker with sheets
Sail Cover 1998
Outboard motor mount, removable by Roger Winniarski
Oars and oar locks
Danforth anchor, 15 lb with chain and 50 ft of 3/8 line
Triad trailer 1993
Transom - 1968
Deck beams and Sunbrella over original cedar deck planks 1994
Seat supports added 1994
Mast scarfed at gaff jaw point and wrapped with fiberglas 1992
Rudder and tiller scarf 2000
Standing rigging 1998
Mast cap, bronze and blocks 1996
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.