Once more a ship known as the Andrew Doria will sail the high seas in the waters off North America and the Caribbean Sea.
The Brigantine will travel wherever there are opportunities for it to help
A model of the ship is on display at the Royal Netherlands Embassy in Washington, DC
To view photos of the model: click on Ship Model.
View an artistic concept of the Ship. It is based upon the shipbuilder's vision.
Plans for construction are based upon knowledge of other 18th century brigantines. Once the remains of the original Andrew Doria are recovered these specifications could be changed.
|Length on deck||79' 4"|
|Construction Methods||Traditional with modern innovations|
|Rig - Two Masts||
18th Century Brigantine
|Sails - Ten||Area 8,359 Sq. Ft.|
|Armaments||14 4-Pounders plus Swivel Guns|
Ten: Captain, Mate, Bo 'sun, Cook & Deckhands