Mystery Yacht: August 2019

Written by Malcolm John Wood

Think you've got what it takes to identify our Mystery Yacht? This year, SYT's revered in-house yacht historian and archivist, Malcolm Wood is testing your yacht-spotting knowledge to the limit in a series featuring historic yachts selected from his archives that were rarely mentioned or photographed in their day.Mystery yacht AugustPhoto: Malcom Wood ArchiveThis month's Mystery Yacht is an impressive steam turbine-powered yacht built over 80 years ago. Her overall length was greater than 140 metres and she was wrecked in the early 1950s.      

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Malcolm's latest history feature discussing the chequered history of 'America's most beautiful yacht', Empress Subaru, can be found in the July/August issue of The SuperYacht Times newspaper. Exclusively available via subscription, get your copy here.

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