Weatherly, US-17

Weatherly, US-17 photo by Billy Black

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



Sail Number US-17
International Rule THIRD Rule-AC
Year Built 1958
Designer Philip Rhodes
Builder Luders Marine Construction Co.
Hull ID Number construction #: 989, design #: 676
First Owner Weatherly Syndicate
First Name Weatherly
First Sail Number US-17
First Country USA
Original Homeport New York, NY
Current Status / Condition sailing
Current Owner George Hill, America's Cup Charters
Current Location Newport, RI (USA)
Construction Double-planked Mahogany on Oak frames
Length Overall 21.00 m.
Length Waterline 13.84 m.
Beam 3.55 m.
Draft 2.74 m.
Sail Area 173 sq. (1958) - 178 sq. (1962) m.
Displacement 26.6 t.