Originally Posted by TrueBlue
I was going to question the accuracy of the "schooner" description before Jeff beat me to it. Unless this boat has had it's spars modified, it sure looks like a ketch to my non-marine architect eyes.
Isn't a schooner rig characterized by the forward mast being shorter, or of equal height as the aft mast? They're normally gaff-rigged as well.
by jove...I believe you're right...!