Branta

Owner: Richard Reineman
Homeport: San Diego, CA
L.O.A.: 59’
Beam: 10’
Draft: 8’6”
Year: 1927
Type: 10-METER SLOOP
Designer: STARLING BURGESS of BURGESS, RIGG, AND MORGAN
Builder: ABEKING - RASMUSSEN
Construction: MAHOGANY PLANKS OVER OAK AND STEEL COMPOSITE FRAMES
Historic Highlights/Interesting Information: Sister-ship of 10-meter “Sally” the two of which are the last of a batch of 14 10-meter sloops built for members of New York Yacht Club. Branta has been in the Reineman Family for over 60 years, teaching 3 generations to love wooden boats. Totally rebuilt in 1984, she is raced actively today in San Diego.