Albert Strange's Lula design, colourised by Rod Brink
Agustina Sailed The River Plate
Built as Lula, by 1911 this tiny boat was stationed in Buenos Aires. By 1923 she had been renamed Agustina, a feminine version of the name Augustine, popular in Argentina. I have no information about her after 1924. However, for more information about Argentine Yachting in 1922, and three Harrison Butler yachts stationed there in the 1920s, visit the Pengüino archive.
Built : 1910 by AV Robertson & Co at Woodbridge, Suffolk, England
LOA : 22' 0"
LWL : 20' 0"
Beam : 7' 2"
Draught : 4' 2"
Displacement : 4 tons TM
Design : N° 102, Lula
Sailing directions for the estuary and ports of The Rio De La Plata
with an Imray chart of The River Plate, published in 1874,
selling at auction, August 2016, for £187
Agustina Custodians & Home Ports
Dr JH Quijano (?-1923-1924-?) Buenos Aires, Argentina
Miles C Mattinson (?-1911-?) Buenos Aires, Argentina
• None found (August 2016)
Page last updated : August 2016