Elemiah is a Herreshoff Tioga. L. Francis Herreshoff was her designer. She is a ketch. She is made of wood and epoxy, has a centreboard rather than a keel, and a cutter rig, which means that she has two foresails (the ones at the front).
Here are some of her vital statistics:
|Length on deck||57′|
|Length at the water line||50′|
|Draft (centre board up/down)||5′ 9″/11′|
|Sail area (100% foretriangle)||1,529 sq ft|
|Auxiliary engine||85-hp Perkins diesel|