Blue Marlin, FIN-1

Blue Marlin, FIN-1, photo by Jost Koerte

Built in 1937 according to the International Third Rule.

HISTORY:

SPECS:

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
Website https://bluemarlin.fi/
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