1931 Herreshoff Power Cruiser

Demande de devis
Cataumet, MA
Ce bateau vous intéresse ? Appel gratuit: 877-242-3551
Téléphone: 508-563-2800
  • Description
  • Voir toutes les caractéristiques
 

Herreshoff Power Cruiser

Année:
1931
Longueur:
14m
Type de moteur/essence:
Bimoteur / diesel
Situé en:
Cataumet, MA
Matériau de la coque:
Bois
YW#:
77374-2926175
Demande de devis

The decade after the market crash of 1929 was undoubtedly tough on the yachting industry. Even the venerable Herreshoff Manufacturing Company (HMC) in Bristol, RI saw a sharp decline in new orders. With few notable exceptions, the construction of new sailboats continued sluggishly, the majority of contracts being 12 1/2s, S-Boats, and smaller racing dinghies. However, the construction of new power yachts ceased almost completely, with less than two dozen built throughout the 1930s, many of those being smaller launches.

One of these was ARIEL II, a 46ft power cruiser style yacht built for William Woodard in 1931. Designed by Sidney Herreshoff, ARIEL II was a slight modification on an earlier HMC yacht, STROLLER. Similar to many yachts of the same period, ARIEL II was drawn with simple, yet elegant features.

From her nearly plum bow to the gentle tumblehome aft, ARIEL II's profile illustrates a yacht of classic character and style. Her resemblance to other yachts of the era quickly become irrelevant when realizing the craftsmanship and detail that went into both her original construction by Herreshoff Manufacturing and her reconstruction at Ballentine's Boat Shop.

ARIEL II was originally built with little expectation of lasting three quarters of a century. Fortunately, because of efforts by previous owners, ARIEL II was saved from the fate many of her yacht peers faced. Her restoration was completed with the intention of ARIEL II not only being a vessel cherished by her current owners, but to be enjoyed by generations to come.





ARIEL II rests her winters in heated indoor storage upon a spring fed gravel floor.  She is easily viewed with an appointment.  Please call or email to arrange a visit.



Please contact Amy Ballentine Stevens at 508-563-2800

Ce bateau vous intéresse ? Appel gratuit: 877-242-3551
Téléphone: 508-563-2800

Autre bateau de Ballentines Boat Shop, Inc.

Voir tous les bateaux de Ballentines Boat Shop, Inc.
Visiter le site web
Envoyez nous SVP un e-mail
Merci de saisir un nom
Merci de corriger l'adresse email
RE: Herreshoff Power Cruiser, Cataumet, MA
Message est un champs requis qui ne peut pas être vide
Envoi en cours

Appel gratuit: 877-242-3551
Téléphone: 508-563-2800
Ballentines Boat Shop, Inc.

1104 Route 28A
PO Box 457
Cataumet, MA 02534-0457
United States

Ballentines Boat Shop, Inc.
Merci de saisir un nom
Merci de corriger l'adresse email
Message est un champs requis qui ne peut pas être vide
Envoi en cours
Ce bateau vous intéresse ? Appel gratuit: 877-242-3551
Téléphone: 508-563-2800