Schooner Seaward

Vessel Specifications

Seaward is an 82’ classic staysail schooner built in 1988 for both comfortable charters in protected waters and for rigorous offshore sailing. She is annually inspected and certified by the U.S. Coast Guard as a passenger vessel for voyages up to 200 miles offshore from Alaska to Panama. She has the highest possible stability rating — for exposed waters — and has a smooth and comfortable motion.

    Length Overall: 82’
    Length On Deck: 65’
    Beam: 17’-6”
    Draft: 8’-4”
    Displacement: 65 tons
    Rig: stays’l schooner
    Passengers: 40 comfortably on day sails, 12 for overnight trips
    Designer: Woodin and Marean of Wiscasset, Maine
    Built: 1988 by Paul Bramsen in St. Augustine, Florida
    Hull: steel
    Decks: Douglas Fir
    Bunks: 19 total, traditional-style each with light & curtain
    Headroom Below: 7’
    Heads: 2
    Engine: Cummins 6BT, 210 horsepower
    Safety Equipment: Liferaft, 406 EPIRB, Radar, VHF, radio, SSB radio, Navtex, and all required Coast Guard safety gear.


Brigantine Matthew Turner

Length Overall: 132'

Length on Deck: 100'

Beam: 25'

Draft: 10'

Sail Area: (11 Sails) 7,100 sq ft

Height of main mast: 100ft

Displacement: 175 tons

38 Berths for voyaging

Constructed with Douglas Fir and Bronze Fastenings

Two 125 KW electric motors regenerating power under sail

Two 100 KWH banks of Lithium batteries

Two 100 KW bio -fuel generators