View Full Version : Sidney Herreshoff
12-19-2003, 02:42 PM
is one of my favorite designers... and I miss the days when Yachting magazine (among others) would reproduce lines, viz.
Alan D. Hyde
12-19-2003, 04:37 PM
I grew up reading Yachting and fondly recall "Gadgets & Gilhickies" and "Under the Lee of the Longboat" and all that wonderful writing by the likes of Alf Loomis.
The lines were good to look at too.
And some great photos from time-to-time.
12-23-2003, 12:29 PM
Another Sidney fan...this is a link to a boat ad for an H-23 built in 1932 and designed by sidney...I am currently rebuilding one..
12-23-2003, 02:00 PM
Another of his designs that I fancy is Arion (http://www.dmcboats.com/hullarion.jpg), recently rebuilt by Damian McLaughlin. Shhh! It's of another material.
There's more on his website.
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