UNITED STATES SLOOP OF WAR CONSTELLATION

UNITED STATES SLOOP OF WAR CONSTELLATION

Type: Sloop of War Launched: August 26, 1854 At: Gosport Navy Yard, Portsmouth, Virginia Commissioned: July 28, 1855 Length: 176 feet (between perpendiculars) Beam: 40 feet, 6 inches (molded beam) Draft: 21 feet Displacement: 1,400 tons Armament (1862): Gun Deck (Main battery): Sixteen 8 i... read more

USS CONSTITUTION

USS CONSTITUTION

Type: Frigate (44 guns) Launched: October 21, 1797 At: Edmond Hartt Shipyard, Boston, Massachusetts Major Overhaul: 1992-1996 Length: 204 feet (overall) Beam: 43 feet, 5 inches Draft: 22 feet, 6 inches Displacement: 2,200 tons Armament: Twenty 32 pounder carronades, thirty 24 pounder long ... read more

CUTTY SARK

CUTTY SARK

Type: Extreme Clipper Launched: 22 Nov 1869 At: Dennys of Dumbarton shipyard on the Clyde Length: 280 feet (overall) Beam: 35 feet Draft: 22.5 feet Displacement: 963 tons gross Height of Main Mast: 152 feet main deck to truck Address: Cutty Sark Trust 2 Greenwich Church Street Greenwi... read more

USCGC EAGLE (WIX-327)

USCGC EAGLE (WIX-327)

Type: 3-Masted Barque Launched: 1936 At: Blohm & Voss Shipyard, Hamburg, Germany Length: 295 feet Beam: 39 feet Draft: 17 feet Displacement: 1,862 tons Address: Commanding Officer, USCGC Eagle U.S. Coast Guard Academy 45 Mohegan Avenue New London, Connecticut 06320 (860) 444-8595... read more

HMS GANNET

HMS GANNET

Class: Osprey/Doterel class sloop Length: 190 ft overall (57.91 m), 170 ft perpendiculars Beam: 36 ft (58.81m) Draught: 16 ft maximum Displacement: 1,130 tons Machinery: Single shaft two cylinder horizontal compound expansion steam engine. Three cylindrical boilers Speed: 15 knots ... read more

SAIL TRAINING SHIP JARRAMAS

SAIL TRAINING SHIP JARRAMAS

Launched: 1900 At: √Ėrlogsvarvet (Navy Yard), Karlskrona, Sweden Commissioned: 1900 Decommissioned: 1950 Length: 33.2 meters at waterline Beam: 8.4 meters Draft: 3.3 meters Displacement: 350 tons Sail Area: 1,002 square meters Foremast: 24 meters from deck Mainmast: 25.... read more

Mary Rose

Mary Rose

Class: English carrack Launched: 1511 At: Portsmouth, Hampshire, England Length: keel 32m, stem to stern 40.9m, total length 45m Beam: 11.66m Draft: 4.6m Displacement: 500 tons in 1512, 700 tons 1536 Armament: 69 total, 15 heavy cast bronze muzzle loaders, 24 heavy wrought iron ... read more

Continental Gunboat PHILADELPHIA

Continental Gunboat PHILADELPHIA

Type: Gondola Built: 1776 at Whitehall, New York Length: 53.3 feet Beam: 15.5 feet Draft: 2 feet Armament: One 12 pounder, two 9 pounders, four 3/4-pound swivel guns Address: National Museum of American History Smithsonian Institution 12th Street and Constitution Ave., NW Washington, D... read more

HMS VASA

HMS VASA

Class: Sailing Vessel Launched: 1628 At: Stockholm, Sweden Length: 158 foot at the waterline, 201 feet to perpendiculars, 228 including bowsprit. Beam: 38' 4". Draft: 15' 5". Displacement: 1,210 tons Rig: 2 masts square-rigged with main mast of 190 feet. Armament: 48 twenty four-pounder ca... read more

HMS Victory

HMS Victory

Class: First Rate Ship of the Line Launched: May 1765 At: Chatham, Kent England Commissioned: February 1778 Length: 277 feet 6 inches Beam: 52 feet Draft: 25 feet Displacement: 2,162 tons Armament: 100 Guns (Cannon and Carronade) Complement: 850 Address: HMS Victory HM Naval Base Po... read more

HMS Warrior

HMS Warrior

Class: Warrior Class Sail & Steam Launched: 29 Dec 1860 At: Thames Iron Works & Shipbuilding Company, London, England Commissioned: 1861 Length: 418 feet Beam: 58 feet Draft: 26 feet Displacement: 9,210 tons Maximum Speed: 13 knots under sail, 14.5 knots under steam Armament: 26 m... read more