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image by Rob Raeside, 21 June 2019
Estb. 1929. Location: Sylvesters Cove.
Burgee: Pennant circa 5:8 (print image):
Source: Lloyd’s Register of American Yachts. New York, 1966.
"Mrs. Baldwin was requested to design a burgee for the club. The following described burgee was adopted:
The burgee of the club shall be a pointed flag. The length to be one and one- half the hoist. The device shall be of red along the hoist to a line drawn from the top of the hoist downward to a point half way along the bottom edge of the flag. The balance of the flag to be blue. There shall be a white stripe, the middle of the width of the stripe, to start at the bottom of the hoist running upward to a point half way along the upper edge of the flag. The width of this stripe shall be one-ninth the length of the flag.”
By Howard Corning Jr.
Source: accessed 20 May 2019, http://deerisleyachtclub.com/history
Peter Edwards, 21 June 2019