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New and used Herreshoff boats for sale

Rhode Island, United States
£50,920 GBP
Listed price $63,000 USD
1919 | 8.38m | Other | Sail
United States
£84,866 GBP
Listed price $105,000 USD
1985 | 11.58m | Sail
Antigua And Barbuda
£319,259 GBP
Listed price $395,000 USD
Tax paid / included
1938 | 24.99m | Diesel | Sail
£301,408 GBP
Listed price €350,000 EUR
Tax not paid / excluded
2019 | 53.95m | New | Sail

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History of Herreshoff

Founded in 1878 by John Brown Herreshoff and Nathanael Greene Herreshoff, the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company is a storied entity within the world of boat manufacturing. The company was established in Rhode Island, United States and swiftly gained a reputation for its innovative marine designs and quality craftsmanship. Notably, Nathanael gained the nickname "the Wizard of Bristol" for his profound naval engineering talents, with the company producing an array of highly regarded vessels; from steam yachts and torpedo boats to racing schooners.

Over the years, the company basked in global recognition, specializing in the production of America's Cup racing yachts. Between 1893 and 1920, the ingenious designs and craftsmanship of Herreshoff Manufacturing Company dominated the race, with yachts such as Vigilant, Defender, Columbia, and the famous J-Class yacht, Ranger. It was this excellence that established the company as a pioneer in its field, and a cornerstone of maritime history.

Sadly, the company could not weather the economic storms brought about by the Great Depression, and in 1945, the Herreshoff Manufacturing Company was dissolved. However, the significant contributions to marine design and engineering left a lasting legacy. Today, the original site in Bristol, Rhode Island, houses the Herreshoff Marine Museum and America's Cup Hall of Fame. Umbrella under the Herreshoff Marine Museum, the Herreshoff Designs Inc. continues the legacy of the original company, offering detailed reproductions, restorations, and maintenance of Herreshoff vessels. From a stellar past to a vibrant present, Herreshoff remains a significant name in the world of boat manufacturing.

Which models do Herreshoff produce?

Herreshoff produce a range of boats including the Herreshoff Schooner and Herreshoff Steel Hull Two-Mast Topsail Gaff Schooner. For the full list of Herreshoff models currently listed on, see the model list in the search options on this page.

What types of boats do Herreshoff build?

Herreshoff manufactures a range of different types of boats. The ones listed on TheYachtMarket include Wooden boat, Schooner and Antique/classic.

How much does a boat from Herreshoff cost?

Used boats from Herreshoff on range in price from £16,000 GBP to £319,000 GBP with an average price of £154,000 GBP. A wide range of factors can affect the price of used boats from Herreshoff, for example the model, age and condition.

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