Official Vessel of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts

Sail Area 8,323 square feet
Tonnage 98 gross tons
Designer George M. McClain
Builder James and Tarr Yard
Essex, Massachusetts
Launched February 1, 1894
Onboard Educational Staff 12
Capacity for Social & Civic Events up to 80 persons
Capacity for Educational Day Programs up to 65 participants
Capacity for Overnight or Multiday Programs up to 24 participants
Sparred Length Overall 156 feet
Hull Length Overall 112 feet
Length on Deck 106 feet
Length at Waterline 93 feet
Breadth 25 feet, 6 inches
Draft 13 feet

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Copyright 1997-98
Schooner Ernestina
New Bedford State Pier, P.O. Box 2010, New Bedford, MA 02741-2010
phone 508.992.4900 -- fax 508.984.7719