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Alden 71 ft Yawl 1936 / 2003 - Sold



Alden 71 ft Yawl 1936 / 2003

Designer John Alden
Builder Herreshoff Mfg Co Bristol RI
Date 1936
Length overall 85 ft 0 in / 25.9 m
Length deck 71 ft 2 in / 21.7 m
Length waterline 50 ft 10 in / 15.5 m
Beam 15 ft 9 in / 4.8 m
Draft 8 ft 10 in / 2.7 m
Displacement 39 Tonnes
Construction Teak and cedar planking on steel frames
Engine Steyr M14 TCAM
Location Italy
Price Sold

These details are provisional and may be amended



Built by the famed Nathaniel Herreshoff in 1936, she was fully restored by Classic Works in La Ciotat during 2003. A Bermudan yawl-rigged yacht, she sleeps six guests in three cabins with accommodation also for three crew members. She is for sale including crockery, towels, bed sheets and mattresses - all unused.



Designed by naval architect John G. Alden, ROYONO was built by the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company in Bristol, Rhode Island under the name of MANDOO II for D Spencer Berger. In 1948 she was offered to the Annapolis Naval Academy. In 2003 she underwent a major rebuild and restoration


Construction and finish

- Teak and cedar planking on steel frames
- Hull painted in British Racing Green Awlgrip
- Teak decks and superstructure



- 3 x Owner / guest cabins / staterooms
- 3 x Crew berths


Mechanical electrical and tankage

- Steyr M14 TCAM Diesel engine
- Cruising speed under power 8 knots, max 10 knots
- Fuel 316 gallon / c 1960 litre
- Fresh water 396 gallon / c 1450 litre


These particulars have been prepared from information provided by the vendors and are intended as a general guide. The purchaser should confirm details of concern to them by survey or engineers inspection. The purchaser should also ensure that the purchase contract properly reflects their concerns and specifies details on which they wish to rely.


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