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Necker Belle

Necker Belle
Copyright: monacoeye • Monaco, May 2010 • Do not copy without permission

Yacht name: Necker Belle (above)
Formerly: Lady Barbaretta
Length: 105 ft • 32 m
Year: 2003
Builder: CMN

Richard Branson’s catamaran Necker Belle, attending the 2010 Monaco Grand Prix with the Virgin F1 team. Read More...
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Marflow

Marflow

Yacht name: Marflow
Formerly: Ora • Act IV
Length: 125 ft • 38 m
Year: 1982 • Refit: 2007
Builder: Shore Boatbuilders
Architect: William Garden

Photos: NT • Monaco Grand Prix • 2009
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Paula Rosa

Paula Rosa sailing yacht

Yacht name: Paula Rosa • Shipman 80
Length: 78 ft • 24 m
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Builder: Seaway (Slovenia)
Architect: J & J Designs
Interior: Rhoades Young

Photo: NT • 2008 Monaco Yacht Show
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Y Not

Y Not
Y Not

Yacht name: Y Not
Length: 79 ft • 24 m
Year: 1994
Builder: CIM - Constructions Industrielles et Maritimes
Design: Bruce Farr

Photo: Robert Paylor • St Barths • 2007 & NT Monaco Yacht Show 2008
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Atlantic

Yacht name: Atlantic
Length: 227 ft • 69 m
Year: 2008
Builder: Van der Graaf
Architect: William Gardner • Mastership • Doug Peterson

Original yacht name: Atlantic
Year: 1905
Builder: Townsend & Downey
Architect: William Gardner

This classic racing schooner replica has recently been launched - expect to see at her the Voiles de Saint Tropez later this year.

Photos needed ! If you have one please send to monacoyachts@gmail.com …
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Windcrest

Windcrest

Yacht name: Windcrest
Length: 98 ft • 30 m
Year:
Builder: Hodgdon Yachts
Architect: Fontaine

Photo: Robert Paylor • 25 - 30 March 2008 • St Barths Bucket
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Zanzibar

Zanzibar
Zanzibar

Yacht name: Zanzibar
Length: 105 ft • 32 m
Year: 1997
Builder: Tréhard Marine

Photo: Robert Paylor • 25 - 30 March 2008 • St Barths Bucket
Photo: Robert Paylor • St Barths Bucket • 1 April 2007
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Wild Horses

Wild Horses sailing yacht

Yacht name: Wild Horses
Length: 76 ft • 23 m
Year: 1998
Builder: W-Class Yacht Company • Brooklin Boatyard - Maine
Architect: Joel White
Sistership: White Wings

Photo: Robert Paylor • St Barths Bucket 2008
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Avalon

Avalon sailing yacht
Avalon

Yacht name: Avalon
Length: 108 ft • 33 m
Year: 1986 (refit 2000)
Builder: Southern Pacific
Design: Ron Holland

Photo: Robert Paylor • 25 - 30 March 2008 • St Barths Bucket
Photo: Robert Paylor • St Barths Bucket • March - April 2007
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Fleurtje

Fleurtje
Fleurtje

Yacht name: Fleurtje
Length: 187 ft • 57 m
Year: 1960 (refit 2003)
Builder: Amsterdamsche
Architect: R Clark • Gerald Dijkstra refit
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Wisker

Wisker

Yacht name: Wisker

Photo: O • New York • August 2007
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St Tropez Sails

St Tropex Sails

I just like this photo
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Bojaros

Bojaros

Yacht name: Bojaros
Length: 73 ft 10 • 22.54 m
Year: 2000
Builder: Gdansk • Jaroslaw Filipiak

Photo: monacoeye • Monaco • May 2006
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Parlay

Parlay

Yacht name: Parlay
Length: 126 ft • 38 m
Year: 1991
Builder: Otona Navi

Photo: Robert Paylor • St Barths Bucket • 1 April 2007
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Patient Falcon

Patient Falcon

Yacht name: Patient Falcon
Length: 93 ft • 28.3 m
Year: 1993
Builder: Able Marine

Photo: Robert Paylor • St Barths Bucket • 1 April 2007
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Toto

Toto

Yacht name: Toto
Length: 110 ft • 33 m
Year: 1983
Builder: Palmer Johnson • # 181

Photo: Robert Paylor • St Barths Bucket • 1 April 2007
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Signe

Signe

Yacht name: Signe
Length: 112 ft • 34 m
Year: 1990
Builder: Renaissance Yachts
Architect: Bruce King

Photo: Robert Paylor • St Barths Bucket • 1 April 2007
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Seljm

Seljm

Yacht name: Seljm
Length: 112 ft • 34 m
Year: 1980
Builder: Sangermani

Photo: Robert Paylor • St Barths • April 2007
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Safran

Safran

Yacht name: Safran
Formerly: Kingfisher • Skandia
Length: 60 ft • 18 m
Year: 1999
Builder: Marten Yachts

Photo: Robert Paylor • St Barths • 2007

Safran was originally built for Ellen MacArthur as Kingfisher. Sailing single handedly she came second in the Vendee Globe 2000-1, then with Nick Maloney first in the EDS Atlantic Challenge 2001. Latest Route du Rhum skipper Marc Guillemot has now handed Safran back to the MacArthur team as he awaits delivery of a new, lighter Safran.
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Rara Avis

Rara Avis

Yacht name: Rara Avis
Length : 125 ft • 38 m
Year:1957
Builder: Klerk & Terneuzen
Design: Philip Rhodes

Photo: Robert Paylor • St Barths • 2007

Based on a Thames river boat design. I also found an original length of 99 ft.
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Mi Reina

Mi Reina

Yacht name: Mi Reina
Length: 76 ft ? • 23.1 m ?

Photo: Robert Paylor • St Barths • 2007
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Kim

Kim

Yacht name: Kim
Length: 70 ft • 21m
Year: 1991
Builder: Engelaer
Architect: Hoek Design

Photo: Robert Paylor • St Barths • 2007
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Extraordinary

Extraordinary

Yacht name: Extraordinary

Photo: Robert Paylor • St Barths • March - April 2007
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Beaugeste

Beaugeste

Yacht name: Beaugeste
Formerly: Beaupré
Length: 121 ft • 37 m
Year: 1989
Builder: Brooke Yachts
Architect: Ron Holland

Photo: Robert Paylor • St Barths • 2007
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Penduick VI

Penduick VI

Yacht name: Pen Duick VI
Also later: Euromarché
Length: 73 ft • 22.25 m
Year: 1973
Builder: Arsenal de Brest
Design: André Mauric
Owner: Tabarly family etc

Location: Voiles de Saint Tropez
Photo date: October 2006

Eric Tabarly won the 1976 Transatlantic in the all-aluminium ketch Penduick VI. Now it's used mostly for training in St Malo. Pen Duick means Black Head, the Breton name for the Coal Tit.
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Hirondelle II

Hirondelle II - Prince Albert's yacht

Yacht name: Hirondelle II
Length: 269 ft • 82 m
Year: 1911
Builder: La Seyne, Toulon
Photo location: Monaco
Power: 2200 hp twin screw
Speed: 15 knots
Owner: Prince Albert I, Albert Grimaldi of Monaco (1848 - 1922)

Hirondelle II was Albert's fourth and final explorer ship which he had built in 1911. His fastest and largest ship, it was even equipped with wireless telegraph. Whenever the Prince spent time in Monaco during WWI he stayed on board the yacht in the harbour! After the war, the ship stayed in Monaco to the Prince's death in 1922.

Photo credit: By kind permission of NOAA Rice Library of the NOAA Centers for Coastal Ocean Science. Image ID: ship4641, NOAA Ship Collection. The HIRONDELLE II. Plate III, figure 13. In: "Results of the Scientific Campaigns of the Prince of Monaco." Vol. 84.
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Senso One

Senso One
Mari-Cha IV

Yacht name: Mari-Cha IV -> Senso One
Formerly: Mari-Cha IV
Length: 138 ft • 42 m
Year: 2003
Builder: JMV

Photos: monacoeye

Oct 2006: In October 2003, Mari-Cha IV created sailing history on its maiden voyage, sailing from New York to the UK in just over 6 days. It smashed the transatlantic record by 2 days and established itself as the world's fastest yacht. Here she is at the Voiles de Saint Tropez 2006, which started today and runs all week.
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Zurbagan

Zurbagan

Yacht name: Zurbagan
Model: Fast Cruiser 90
Length: 88 ft 4 • 26.94 m
Year: 2006
Builder: Garcia
Design: Vaton Design
Interior: Hervé Couëdel

Location: Antibes
Photo date: September 2006
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SM 21

SM 21
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Stavros S Niarchos

Stavros S Niarchos brig

Yacht name: Stavros S Niarchos
Length: 194 ft 9 • 59.4 m
Year: 2000
Builder: Appledore Shipyard

Location: Monaco
Photo date: 21 August 2006

Sisterships: Stavros S Niarchos • Prince William

The Stavros S Niarchos is one of two brigs owned by the Tall Ships Youth Trust - a UK charity providing sailing crew experience for children.
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SY

mystery sy

unidentified S.Y.
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Persistence

Persistence

Yacht name: Persistence • Scorpio 100 Veritas
Length: 29.7 m • 97 ft 6
Year: 1993
Builder: CIM Scorpio Mar
Design: Sparkman & Stephens
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Dag

Dag

Yacht name: Dag
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Eleonora

Eleonora yacht

Yacht name: Eleonora -> Eleonora E
Length: 161 ft • 49 m
Year: 2000
Builder: Van de Graaf
Design: Nathanael Herreshoff

Eleonora was modeled on the 1909 Nathaniel Greene Herreshoff schooner Westward
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