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What's the largest sailboat in the world?

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And who owns it?
asked Oct 23, 2012 by anonymous

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It depends on how you define "largest", e.g  displacement, LOA, sail area, number of masts or sails, or staterooms, or....etc.

Pick one:  http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_large_sailing_vessels

It certainly isn't the largest by any measure, but it provided me with 3 summers of instruction in the finer points of sailing a square rigger:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/USCGC_Eagle_(WIX-327)
answered Sep 28, 2013 by Sailbad the Sinner (3,940 points)
edited Sep 28, 2013 by Sailbad the Sinner
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