This is the Bonnie Lynn becalmed in Great Cove yesterday morning waiting for a fair wind that didn’t come.

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She’s a 1998 modified version of a Trade Rover Schooner, the late-20th Century working sail vessels designed by Merritt Walter.

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Bonnie is 72 feet long overall and has Brigantine-like rigging that can accommodate a square sail on the foremast. She’s equipped with a 220 horsepower diesel engine and has a steel hull.

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(Brooklin, Maine)