Dauntless

Owner: Plotts Family
Homeport: San Diego, CA
L.O.A.: 70'
Beam: 13'3'
Draft: 9'3"
Year: 1930
Type: SCHOONER
Designer: John Alden
Builder: Dauntless Shipyard in Essex, Connecticut
Construction: Double plank hull, inner planking in cedar, outer in mahogany.

Historic Highlights/Interesting Information: Dauntless is design #458 in the John Alden Design Book. She was launched at the Dauntless Shipyard in Essex, Connecticut on the 16th of June, 1930. In that same year she participated in the Newport to Bermuda Race alongside the schooners; Rose of Sharon, Curlew and Teragram - all of which she still sails against, with the exception of Teragram.