The Schooner Virginia

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We designed and built the Virginia for the Virginia Maritime Heritage Foundation. The Virginia is a near replica of the 1915 pilot schooner Virginia. Here are some facts about the vessel:

LOA

122’

LWL

84’

Beam

23’ 10"

Depth

19’ 5"

Design draft

12’ 3"

Displacement

160 Ltons

Main engines

2 x 120 bhp

Sail area

6438 sq. ft.

Virtual modeling

Small ships like Virginia are simply full of structure, accomodations, systems and ...stuff. Part of the design process is accurately modeling all the interior spaces to ensure that all the stuff fits. Here are some examples of the virtual ship:

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