|Photographer:||Marc Piché [View profile]||Title:||ROYALISTE||Added:||Sep 21, 2007|
||Traditional rig sailing ships under 120'(36.6m)LOA|
|1969-built US-flag gaff-rigged square topsail ketch ROYALISTE as shown while taking part in the Sail Virginia 2007 tall ship parade off Norfolk on June 8, 2007.
She is a replica of a French Navy 1755-built dispatch gunship which also served under the Red Ensign and the Uf-flag during the Revolutionary War and the War of 1812. ROYALISTE is now based in San Francisco.
Marc Piché photo.