Schooner Columbia Replica
Crown Bay Marina, St Thomas 2016
Photo Credit: Wayne Elsworth
Historic ship plans by Fredrik Henrik af Chapman,
Architectura Navalis Mercatoria, 1768
The drawings of many ships by Fredrik Henrik af Chapman were published in his book "Architectura Navalis Mercatoria" in Stockholm 1768. The publication holds 62 original plans and comments on ship building and theoretical considerations of that time.