Corwith Cramer, SSV

Ship Name

Corwith Cramer, SSV

Type

Brigantine

Origins/Provenance

Wicasset, Maine

Era

Maritime Nation Since 1950 (1951-present)

Year Launched

1987

Home Waters

Woods Hole, Mass.

Function

Scientific/Exploratory

Displacement (tons)

270

Length (feet)

134

Beam (feet)

26

Primary Propulsion

Wind/Sail

Propulsion Specifications

Auxiliary 500 hp diesel

Hull

steel

Crew

36

Top Speed (knots)

10

Historical Note

Training-research vessel owned by Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, Mass.; used for "semester at sea" programs for undergraduates. Ship accommodates 24 students and crew of 8. Sail set includes jib and flying jib, fore staysail and foretop staysail, main staysail, main sail, plus 4 square-rigged sails that extend out from th foremast and can be set on deck.

Related Images

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Kathy Sharp Frisbee, 2000, 2001
Image Id: 1258 I
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Training vessel of the Sea Education Association, Woods Hole, Mass.
Image Id: 1412 I

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Robert C. Seamans,

Related Institutions

Sea Education Association,