The ships scheduled to take part in next months Tall Ships 1812 Tour in Brockville, Ontario:
f The Sorlandet: The worlds oldest and best kept full-rigged ship is based in Kristiansand in southern Norway. It was built in 1927. Its 186 feet long and has a mast height of 111 feet.
f Pride of Baltimore II: This ship, launched in 1988, is 96 feet long and has a mast height of 107 feet.
f Fair Jeanne: This ship is operated by Ottawa-based Bytown Brigantine. Its 110 feet long and its mast height is 80 feet. It was launched in 1980.
f La Revenante: This is a 64-foot replica of a New England pinky schooner launched in Kingston, Ontario, in 2010 following a four-year renovation. Its homeport is Kingston.
f Lianas Ransom: This replica pirate ship, based in the British Virgin Islands, is an 85-foot schooner that was built in 1998 in Houston. Its mast height is 75 feet.
f Mist of Avalon: This schooner began its life in 1967 in Nova Scotia as the motor vessel Liverpool Bay. It was later converted to a fully rigged sailing vessel. Its 74 feet long with a mast height of 63 feet.
f St. Lawrence II: This 72-foot long brigantine (a two-masted ship, square-rigged on the foremast and having a fore-and-aft mainsail with square upper sails) is based in Kingston, Ontario, and is designed for the sole purpose of youth sail training. It has a mast height of 54 feet.
fUnicorn: This 110-foot-long schooner, built in Holland, is based at Clinton, N.J. It has a mast height of 96 feet. Unicorn partners with Sisters Under Sail, which calls its ship the only all-female crewed tall ship in the world.
f Peacemaker: This ship, originally named Avany, was built on a riverbank in southern Brazil using traditional methods and tropical hardwoods. It was launched in 1989. Its 108 feet long and has a mast height of 123 feet. Its home port is Brunswick, Ga.
f Empire Sandy: This ship provides chartered tours for the public from Toronto. It was built as a tugboat for war service by the British government in 1943. It was converted to a schooner after World War II. Its 200 feet long with a rig height of 116 feet and it can carry up to 275 passengers.
Source: www.tallshipsbrockville.com and participating ship websites.