By: Scott Chambers
One of only ten true J-Class boats ever built, the Enterprise was designed by W. Starling Burgess and built by Herreshoff Mfg. Co. Representing the New York Yacht Club, she was the American defender in the 1930 America’s Cup race against Sir Thomas Lipton’s Shamrock V. Waterline lift hull construction, natural mahogany bottom, white topsides. Mounted on a cherry backboard with plaque.