The helm of the America, a replica of the 1850 racing ship.
In August, 1851 the original ship was the first winner of the Royal Yacht's Squadron Race around the Isle of Wight winning a hundred sovereigns.
Home Port: San Diego, California
Length Overall: 139'
Sail Area: 5,600 sq. ft.
Built: 1995; New York
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