Ranger (1917)

Ranger (1917)

Member Type: 

Classic

Boat Name: 

Ranger

Year: 

1917

Length: 

46'

Breadth: 

12'

Draft: 

5.5'

Builder: 

Fellows and Stewart

Place of Build: 

Willmington, CA

Designer: 

Homer H. Evans

Owner: 

Dan Flynn and Marsha Callender

Fleet: 

  • Southern California

Home Port: 

Santa Barbara, CA

Info: 

Built in 1917 as the Flagship for the Catalina Tuna Club. Served as a Coastal Patrol Boat for the U.S. Navy in World War II.

She now belongs to the Santa Barbara Maritime Museum.

Hull Const: 

Keel is 8x10" oak, planked in cedar and framed in oak. In the 1950's, a Ferro-cement coating was put over the hull.

Engine Info: 

Current engine is a 4 cylinder Yanmar diesel.

Wartime Use: 

Served as a Coastal Patrol Boat for the U.S. Navy in World War II.