Note: The Schooner Rig

By Cyprian A G Bridge , published January 1911

Abstract

Bridge challenges Carr Laughton’s assertion in MM Volume 1, Issue 1 that a vessel launched in 1713 would not have been rigged prior to taking to the water. This was, in fact, common practice in British North America in the Nineteenth Century.

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Filed under: Other (Nineteenth C) | Other (Eighteenth C) | Other (location)
Subjects include: Shipbuilding & Design

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