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Expeditions to the Antarctic Peninsula, South Georgia,
Cape Horn, Falklands & Tierra Del Fuego

On this virtual tour you may see: Majestic mountains dipped in snow...
Crystalline waterways... Whales, seals, Soaring Andes condors...
Ice-blue Glaciers that shimmer like jewels...

VICTORY's Specifications

    • Length overall: 75 ft.
    • 60 ft on deck
    • Main mast: 75 ft.
    • Draft: 9 ft.
    • Beam: 20 ft.
    • Displacement: 50 tons
    • Ballast: 12 tons
    • Cargo Capacity: 16 tons


    • The yacht's equipment includes all new Dacron sails, 230 HP Daewoo Diesel engine, 220v electric diesel generator, electric anchor winch, 14-man inflatable life raft, 15 life preservers, radar, depth sounder, fish finder, GPS (Global Position System), VHF and short wave radio, Two Zodiac type rubber inflatable boats, 10 and 15 hp outboards.
    • There is space for up to 8 kayaks on the forward deck.

Design and Construction

    • Built in Puerto Montt, Chile using United States plans as an exact replica of an 1870 Maine Brigantine Cargo Schooner.

    • Design is by the famed naval architect, William Garden. She is massively and ruggedly constructed in the style of a last century cargo vessel.

    • Her hull, deck and deck cabins are constructed of durable Guaiteca Islands Cypress wood and Southern Chile Redwood.

    • Hot water and shower, wood central heating

    • Captain Ben Garrett & the VICTORY

      Photo taken before launching in Puerto Montt in 1986
      Her bottom is completely copper sheathed as can be seen.


A 60 foot schooner, on deck (75 ft Overall), which
combines the charm of a 19th century cargo vessel
built in the old style with some modern amenities





"Birds Eye"View of the VICTORY

Photos of the Victory after recent renovation



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