Sceptre, K-17

Sceptre, K-17

Built in 1958 according to the International Third Rule- America’s Cup.


Sceptre, K-17
Sceptre, K-17


Sail Number K-17
Year Built 1958
Designer David Boyd
Builder Alexander Robertson & Sons Yacht Builders Ltd.
First Owner Royal Yacht Squadron Syndicate
First Name Sceptre
First Sail Number K-17
First Country Great Britain (GB)
Original Homeport Cowes, England
Current Status / Condition sailing, altered for cruising
Current Location Preston Marina, England
Construction Wood on steel frames
Length Overall 21.00 - 19.81 (1972) m.
Length Waterline 14.15 m.
Beam 3.56 m.
Draft 2.76 m.
Sail Area 172 sq. - 166 sq. (1972) m.
Displacement 27.0 t.