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Current Sail NumberUS 23
International RuleThird Rule AC
Current Statusrestored to 12 metre rig
Current LocationNewport, RI
Current CountryUS
DesignerCharles E. Morgan Jr.
Design / Project#3603
BuilderMorgan Yacht Corp.
Length Overall19.20 m.
Waterline14.40 m.
Beam3.78 m.
Draught2.84 m.
Displacement29.8 t.
Sail Area164 sq.m.
Original OwnerHeritage Syndicate Charles E. Morgan Jr.
Original NameHERITAGE
Original CountryUS
Original HomeportSt. Petersburg, FL
Original Sail NumberUS 23
Owner Details & History

Built according the International Third Rule America's Cup

1970 - 1973 Heritage Syndicate, Charles E. Morgan Jr. - home port: St. Petersburg, FL Charles E. Morgan is a renownd designer, yacht builder, sailmaker and ocean racer; to enter as a challenger in the America's Cup he sold his business, Morgan Yachts in order to finance his campaign. Heritage is a splendid Twelve, inspired by Intrepid, but with a much more wetted surface and displacement.

1973 - 1975 Florida Institute of Technology - home port: Melbourne and St. Petersburg, FL

1976 off Record

c 1976 Don Wildman - home port: Chicago, IL.  Yacht hull substantially altered to IOR rating 

1985 Sea Scouts, Boy Scouts of America

1990-2013 HYC, Inc. (Jeffrey G. Barrows) - home port: Marblehead, MA - restored to 12 metre rig in 2000. Sailed in Newport since 1993.

2013-present Eli Massar and Emily Pollack- homeport: Newport, RI

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