America’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #35: Barbara Jean
#35: Barbara Jean—185'3"
Forty-five million dollars will get you this classic-looking and well-traveled beauty, featuring a signature John Munford interior (mahogany everywhere). How well traveled? She’s been to New Zealand and the Baltic and was in Venice, Italy, just before presstime, so you’ll know you’re getting a proven cruiser. One thing you won’t get, however, is the name, as it’s been reserved, leading some to wonder if the owners are commissioning a new yacht.
Y: 2001; B: Feadship/De Vries Scheepsbouw, Holland; N: De Voogt Naval Architects; H: Steel; E: 2/1,500-hp Caterpillars
This article originally appeared in the November 2006 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.