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SPIRIT OF SOUTH CAROLINA


Vessel stats

Class B
Nationality USA
Year Built 2007
Rig Gaff Schooner 2

Specification


  • Name: SPIRIT OF SOUTH CAROLINA
  • Class: B
  • Nationality: USA
  • Year built: 2007
  • Home port: Charleston, South Carolina
  • Rig: Gaff Schooner 2
  • Height: 39.00 m
  • Length: 27.74 m
  • Entered by: South Carolina Maritime Foundation

About


  • Areas of operation: Atlantic/Caribbean, North America East Coast, Canada
  • Number of trainees: 21
  • Number of permanent crew: 9
  • Berth types: Bunks
  • Showers: Yes
  • Operational language(s) on board: English
  • Other language(s) spoken on board: German

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Biography


The Spirit of South Carolina is dedicated to offering a unique educational platform for the youth of the Palmetto State. The hands-on programs offered aboard are designed to challenge and engage students while promoting responsibility, teamwork, and stewardship for both their community and their environment. Programs are designed around an interdisciplinary curriculum that focuses on math and science with extensions into the history and literature of South Carolina and our relationship to the sea.

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