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World’s 100 Largest Yachts 2006 #40: Salem

#40: SALEM—241’0”

This former weather ship remains somewhat of a mystery, as we haven’t been able to determine the year she was originally launched—though one report we’ve seen guesstimates that it was 1963 and that her launch name was Cumulus. She retains much of her original character and is typically seen in Palma de Mallorca, Spain.

Y: 1998 (conversion); B: Devonport Yachts, England (conversion); N: Devonport (conversion); H: Steel; E: unknown

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This article originally appeared in the August 2006 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.

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