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1995 Herreshoff Rozinante

location icon San Diego, California
Year 1995
Length 28 ft
Builder/Manufacturer Damian McLaughlin Jr Co

28' Herreshoff Rozinante '95 "Edith"

EDITH, designed by L. Francis Herreshoff, has been lauded as “one of the most beautiful and graceful vessels ever designed”. She is a Rozinante canoe-sterned yawl (or ketch, if you prefer) and is one of the most admired yacht designs of all time! Ideal for daysailing, club racing and/or simple compact cruising. Call for an appointment to inspect this beautiful vessel.


Year Built 1995
Category Sail
Length Overall 28 ft
Length Of Deck 28 ft
Beam 6'4 ft
Construction Wood
Hull ID DAM00120D595
Min Draft 3'9 ft
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 13 gal
Fuel Tank Mat. Plastic
Ballast 3,360 lb
Displacement 6,550 lb

Chain locker forward followed by the double V-berth. Next aft is the salon which features port and starboard seats; a sink and distribution panel to port and a Port-A-Potti head under the aft end of the V-berth. Engine is located under the companionway step.


12V DC

(1) Group 24 battery – 95 amp hours

Exide 10 amp portable 12V battery charger with battery disconnect switch

Systems are controlled from a well-labeled electrical panel located in the cabin on the port side


16 lb Danforth anchor with 10’ of 3/8” chain and 100’ of ½” rode

Full 3-piece boat cover

Running lights

Steaming light

Dock lines and fenders



Hull construction is epoxy sealed strip plank mahogany over oak frames.  Hauled, inspected and bottom painted in January 2019

Sails and Rigging

Wire stainless steel standing rigging

Wood keel-stepped mast

Whisker pole

Harken roller furler on headsail

(2) Lewmar #6 primary cabin top winches

(1) halyard winch on mizzen mast

UK mainsail (good condition)

120% UK Genoa (good condition)

UK mizzen (good condition)

Fast track system and lazy jacks on mainsail

Engine and Mechanical

1995 Yanmar 1GM10 is frozen (needs rebuild or replace)

Engine fuel shut-off valve

Cockpit engine controls

Manual tiller steering

Tiller extension

Port-A-Potti portable head

(1) Rule 380 electric bilge pump

Teleflex fuel gauge

Raw water cooled engine


All seller’s personal effects on board are excluded from the sale of this vessel.

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.