Green Dragon

 

                                   Castine - Camden Race,  photo by Andrew Sims 2004

Owner: Allan Bezanson, Southborough, MA

Home Port: Manchester, MA

Designer: Scotty Gannett, Scituate, MA

Builder: Chester Spear, Scituate, MA

Started 1939, launched 1951

Previous names: Lady Millie, Brenda Lee

Changed to Green Dragon by present owner in 1962

The Green Dragon Tavern was the "Headquarters of the Revolution"

 

Particulars

  • LOD 33' 0"
  • LOA 43' 6"
  • LWL 27' 6"
  • Beam 9' 6"
  • Draft 5'6"
  • Sail area: 550

Rig: gaff schooner

Plank/hull: mahogany

Frames: white oak, steam bent

Fastenings: copper rivets

Power: Yanmar 29 HP 3YM30

 

  

                City Island, enroute to Great Chesapeake Bay Schooner Race 2008

  

                                 Norfolk to Spruce Head, photo by Keith Pedersen 2003