Tyrone (Charter)

 

Owner:  Matt Sutphin, Harwich, MA

Home Port:  Chatham, MA

Designer:  SS Crocker, Design No. 202

Builder:  Simms Bros., Dorchester, MA

Launched:  1939

 

Particulars

  • LOD 60'
  • LOA
  • LWL 50'
  • Beam 15'
  • Draft  8' 6"
  • Sail area  1,805
  • Displacement  85,500 lb

Rig:  Gaff schooner

Plank/hull: 1-5/8" mahogany, 2" garboards

Frames:  2-1/2" double-sawn oak on 16" centers

Fastenings:  Silicon bronze screws

Power:

                           SS Crocker Memorial Race, 2012

 

                                Harwichport 2013

     Harold Simms, Matt Sutphin and Skip Crocker, 2012

 

                          Tyrone under construction at  Simms Bros, 1939

 

http://www.chathamclassicyachtcharters.com/

 

2013 Gloucester Schooner Race photos courtesy of Kathy Chapman

http://kathychapman.viewbook.com/album/schooner-tyrone