The National Iron & Steel Heritage Museum
The Yachts: Resolute

Cup(s) Sailed: 1920 (won)

Owners: Henry Walter, J.Pierpont Morgan, and Cornelius Vanderbilt

Type: Keel Sloop, fitted with a centerboard

Designer: Nathanael Greene Herreshoff

Builder: Herreshoff Manufacturing Company

Frames: Steel

Planking Top: Steel — Supplied by Lukens

Planking Bottom: Tobin Bronze

Deck: Wood covered with canvas

Mast: Steel

Keel Ballast: Lead

Length: 106.6 feet

Beam: 21.1 feet

Tonnage: 99.0 tons

Displacement: 105.8 tons

Mast: 130.4 feet


Photograph: Resolute, 1914 (Photo Credit: Tom Brightman and N.G. Herreshoff II)—Herreshoff Marine Museum