Annie (sloop)

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Annie
Annie sloop 2008.jpg
Annie
Career (USA)
Owner: Mystic Seaport
Builder: David O. Richmond
Completed: 1880
Status: Museum ship
General characteristics
Length: 28 ft (8.5 m)[1]
Propulsion: Sail
Sail plan: Sandbagger sloop

Annie is a Sandbagger sloop located at Mystic Seaport in Mystic, Connecticut, United States. Built in 1880 in Mystic by David O. Richmond, Annie was built for Henry H. Tift and was used for competitive racing. Annie was donated to Mystic Seaport in 1931 and was the first vessel in their collection of watercraft.[1] In 2004 she underwent an extensive restoration to return her to her original configuration.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Annie - Sandbagger". Mystic Seaport. Retrieved 2008-12-11. 
  2. ^ "Restoring the Sandbagger Annie". Mystic Seaport. Retrieved 2008-12-11. 

Coordinates: 41°21′45″N 71°57′55″W / 41.36250°N 71.96528°W / 41.36250; -71.96528