History

Martha was designed by B.B. Crowninshield of boston and built by W.F.Stone boat yard in San Francisco. She was built specifically for racing by the west coast lumber baron John R. Hanify.

Early racing accounts in 1907 report of Martha "She is a magnificent cruising boat besides being above average in speed."{Yachting, December 1907}.

For more information visite our web site at Schooner Martha Foundation

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