The Beautiful Tall Ships

Portrait Photos & Profiles:

Photo Description Web Size * Archived Size *
mini-FlintSchool-MainPosterPhoto30Pct.jpg (1459 bytes) from the annual poster brochure 54 KB -  739H x   974W 1262 KB -  2,540H x   3,401W - Poor
mini-Portrait-BothShipsSilouhette.jpg (1866 bytes)** 22 KB -  618H x   709W 57 KB -  1,030H x   1,181W
mini-BermudianSunsetPhoto.jpg (2274 bytes)from the August 1976 issue of the Bermudian, this photo appeared later in a calendar 49 KB - 975H x 779W Same
mini-Portrait-teQuest-Bow-Famous.jpg (1939 bytes)the famous bow of teQuest photo
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23 KB -  739H x   506W 67 KB -  1,477H x   1,012W
mini-Portrait-teQuestFromTeVegasGaff.jpg (2549 bytes)** 38 KB -  612H x   850W 86 KB -  1,020H x 1,417 W
mini-Portrait-teQuest-FullSail-CalmWater.jpg (1888 bytes)** 24 KB -  726H x   519W 74 KB -  1453H x   1037W
mini-Portrait-teQuestUnderTheCarribbeanClouds.jpg (2061 bytes)teQuest under Carribbean clouds
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46 KB -  400H x   596W Same
mini-Portrait-TeVegaSilohetteHeavyFilter.jpg (1596 bytes)** 17 KB -  615H x   661W 41 KB -  1,025H x 1,101W
mini-TeVega-BekensDay-FromAFar.jpg (1445 bytes)My photo from Beken day 1980 from afar 9 KB -  382H x  411W 34 KB - 394H x 452W - Blurred
mini-TeVega-BekensDay-MyCamera.jpg (1452 bytes)My photo  from Beken day 1980 10 KB -  358H x   413W 34 KB - 716 x 829 - Blurred
mini-TeVega-LightInSailsPicture-LowRes.jpg (1707 bytes)** 25 KB -  394H x   452W Same
mini-Aquarius-UnderSail-1983.jpg (2399 bytes)Aquarius in 1983 60 KB -  944H x   648W 504 KB - 2,360H x 1,621W
mini-Profile-TeVega.jpg (1613 bytes)TeVega's profile 48 KB -  718H x   897W Same
mini-Profile-BlackDouglas.jpg (1735 bytes)Black Douglas' (teQuest) profile 55 KB -  677H x   949W Same
mini-MahonMenorca-March1979.jpg (2229 bytes)Mahon, Menorca   March 1979 23 KB -  573H x   468W 61 KB - 1,146H x 936W
mini-TeVegaArtistsDebu1930.jpg (1185 bytes)Naval architect's artistic rendering of 'Etak' from Yachting Magazine 1930 159 KB -  1023H x 967W Same
mini-BlackDouglasArtistsDebu.jpg (1142 bytes)Naval architect's artistic rendering of Black Douglas from Yachting Magazine 1930 151 KB - 696H x  959W Same
mini-AsSmoothUnderPowerAsSail.jpg (4226 bytes)This classy add for the Black Douglas' engines also appeared in a 1930 issue of Yachting Magazine.  This one of the very first photos of the Black Douglas at sea. 104 KB - 1310H x  938W 656 KB - 3,276H x 2,344W
mini-BlackDouglasSkidaway.jpg (4297 bytes)Black Douglas T-Shrt from 1997  More 153 KB - 1071H x 697W Same

* Many photos are too large for web browsers, but are good for color printing.   You can email me to get the larger versions electronically.  All photos are images are JPeG.
**  These photos were supplied to students to promote the school to friends and aquaintances

The Ship's Specifications in the late 1970's

redball.gif (927 bytes) Flint School Ship teQuest (Aquarius/BlackDouglas) TeVega (Vega/Etak)
orangeball.gif (927 bytes)Length-Over-All 173 ft 156 ft
yellowball.gif (923 bytes) Beam 32 ft 28 ft
greenball.gif (931 bytes) Draft 12 ft 17.5 ft
blueball.gif (946 bytes) Main Engine 400 HP - Enterprise Diesel 225 HP - Mirrlees Diesel
purpleball.gif (949 bytes) Sail Area 10,346 sq ft 10,403 sq ft
redball.gif (927 bytes) Tonnage 371 243
yellowball.gif (923 bytes) Electical Supply 2 - 60KW Catepillar Diesel 2 - 60KW Catepillar Diesel


redball.gif (927 bytes)   Other Alumni Sites with portraits of the ships: Allen Issacson, Will Trillich, Tono Lineberger