Blue Marlin, FIN-1

Blue Marlin, FIN-1, photo by Jost Koerte

Built in 1937 according to the International Third Rule.



Sail Number FIN-1
International Rule THIRD Rule
Year Built 1937
Designer Charles E. Nicholson
Builder Camper & Nicholson, Ltd.
Hull ID Number 454
First Owner Miss Marion B Carstairs
First Name Hurricane
First Sail Number K-10
First Country Great Britain (GB)
Original Homeport Portsmouth, England
Other Names Alanna(1937), Blue Marlin (1938)
Other Sail Numbers K-2, K-17
Current Status / Condition sailing
Current Owner Henrik Andersin
Current Location Helsinki, Finland
Current Division Vintage
Construction Wood on steel frames
Length Overall 21.30 m.
Length Waterline 13.76 m.
Beam 3.55 m.
Draft 2.71 m.
Sail Area 183 sq. m.
Engine 2 x 68HP Ford