ELLEN C WELLS

ELLEN C WELLS is a compact fishing schooner built of 1½″ mahogany strips over white oak. Split cabin with fir decks, fir spars, and white pine house sides with plywood and Dynel cabin tops. Interior is traditional Herreshoff-type of finish with white paneling and natural mahogany accents. She is simply and stoutly built.

She was launched in 2015 by builder after 7 years of construction and sailed lightly before going to present owner, who sailed her from Kittery, Maine, to Jamestown, RI, in July of 2017.

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Design Specs

LOA:
45′ 
0″
Beam:
10′ 
0″
LWL:
28′ 
Draft:
5′ 
6″
Home Port: 
Dutch Harbor, Jamestown, RI
Designer: 
William Garden
Boat Type: 
Fishing Schooner
Rig: 
Gaff
Gross Displacement: 
9
Sail Area: 
750 (working)
Number of Engines: 
1
Engine Model: 
Yanmar 3GM
Total Engine Horsepower: 
27
Fuel Type: 
Diesel
Builder Name: 
George Patten
Location Built: 
Kittery, Maine
Year Built: 
2015
Hull or Design No.: 
MEZK97942015
Owner Name: 
Michael Erkkinen
Posted on:
Sun, 01/14/2018 - 5:46pm
Last modified on:
Wed, 01/17/2018 - 2:34pm