If you ever visit Mystic Seaport museum in Connecticut, check out the various documents pertaining to this classic cruiser, Hull No. 277 from the famed Bath Iron Works. A few years ago we were contacted by her owner, a Texan, though we haven’t been able to reach him recently for an update on her status.
Y: 1947; B: Bath Iron Works, USA; N: John H. Wells; H: steel; E: 2/1,000-hp Enterprise diesels
This article originally appeared in the November 2008 issue of Power & Motoryacht magazine.