This sailing yacht STS LORD NELSON is a superyacht of substantial proportions. This 55 metre (180 foot) luxury yacht was the work of by Vosper Thornycroft in 1986. She is a traditional training boat. The naval architecture office whom authored her design for this ship was Colin Mudie.
'STS Lord Nelson' and 'STS Tenacious' are owned by a unique charity called the Jubilee Sailing Trust. These magnificent tall ships are the only two square-rigged vessels in the world that have been specifically designed and built to enable a crew of mixed physical abilities to sail side by side on equal conditions.
The yacht's wider design collaboration came from Colin Mudie. The technical naval architect plans are the products of Colin Mudie. the United Kingdom is the country that Vosper Thornycroft built their new build sailing yacht in. After the formal launch in 1986 in Southampton she was then handed over to the owner following sea trials. The main hull was crafted from steel. The length of the luxury yacht on deck is 42.8 (140.5 ft). With a beam of 9 m or 29.6 feet STS LORD NELSON has fairly large interior. A reasonably deep draught of 4.12m (13.6ft) limits the amount of certain harbours she can berth in, taking into account their specific depth at low tide.
The engine of the yacht generates 260 horse power (or 194 kilowatts). Her total HP is 520 HP and her total Kilowatts are 388. She is driven by twin screw propellers.
This ship uses circa 10 expert crew to maintain and sail.
- Total engine power output 520 HP /388 KW. - Cruise Speed: 8 nautical miles per hour. - Top Speed: 10 knots. - Potable water capacity: unknown. - Gensets: 2 times 70 Kva + 2 times 23 Kva. - Total Sail Size: 1024 Metres Squared. - Beam: 9m/29.6ft. - LOD: 42.8m/140.5ft. - Waterline Length (LWL): 37m/121.3ft. - Draught Maximum: 4.12m/13.6ft. Yacht Type: training boat.
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