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Californian
30-AUG-2012

Californian

Passing the Point. The New Point Loma Lighthouse can be seen to the left of the ship, and the old one to the right.

Length Overall: 145'
Beam: 24'
Draft: 9' 6"
Sail Area: 7,000 sq.ft.
Rig: Tops'l Schooner
Built: 1984 San Diego
Home Port: San Diego, California


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Pepe Zyman01-Sep-2012 20:32
Great shot!
John Reynolds01-Sep-2012 20:07
Wonderful!
Colin Storey01-Sep-2012 19:37
Fantastic image of this tall ship, the deck looks busy with people. v
John Lamb01-Sep-2012 19:11
She looks good under full sail Walter. Reminds me of the lyrics from Southern Cross by Crosby, Stills & Nash.

Got out of town on a boat
Goin' to Southern islands.
Sailing a reach
Before a followin' sea.
She was makin' for the trades
On the outside,
And the downhill run
To Papeete.
Off the wind on this heading
Lie the Marquesas.
We got eighty feet of the waterline.
Nicely making way.
Mike H.01-Sep-2012 18:54
It all looks well-made; am fascinated by the sails.
Terrific modern-day schooner image, Walter!!
globalgadabout01-Sep-2012 17:26
dazzling immediacy to this expert shot..the main deck sees packed with punters..V
Sam Rua01-Sep-2012 16:17
Nice capture and great BG information. Thanks, Walter.
Frank Brault01-Sep-2012 16:04
A marvelous ship and fine image. V
larose forest photos01-Sep-2012 15:20
It is a fine ship. It makes one think of the history of the seas, of explorations, of new worlds. A fantastic photo. VV
Jim Coffman01-Sep-2012 15:19
Just beautiful!!
Gérard Koehl01-Sep-2012 15:13
Splendide... V
Patrick F01-Sep-2012 15:01
Great shot!! V+++++
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