Specifications and details

Name: Mimi Jane

Registered in Canada – Port of Ottawa

Designer: Murielle Ovenden
Builders: Mark and Murielle Ovenden

  • Length on deck: 51ft6in (15.72m)
  • Beam: 15ft3in (4.6m)
  • Draft: 6ft9in (2m)
  • Displacement: 55000lbs
  • Ballast: 20000lbs (lead)

Sails (made by Andy Soper – Kingston, Ontario)

  • Main: 735sqft (68.3sqm)
  • Mizzen: 195sqft (18sqm)
  • Jib: 288sqft (26.75sqm)
  • Staysail: 209sqft (19.4sqm)
  • Storm Jib:
  • Trysail:
  • Top sail: 200sqft (18.5sqm) Approx

  • Rig: Dundee (yawl)
  • Main mast: 55ft (stick length) , 51ft (over waterline)
  • Mizzen mast: 28ft 4 inch¬†
  • Bow sprit: 26ft
  • Main boom: 27ft
  • Mizzen boom: 14ft4in


  • Hull material: Steel
  • Lower hull plating and keel thikness: 1/4 inch
  • Upper hull plating thikness: 3/16 inch
  • Deck plating thikness: 3/16 inch
  • Bulwarks and cabin tops plate thickness: 10gage
  • Transversal frames: 15 frames – 1/4 inch T section, 4 in web and 4 inch flange on hull, 3in web and 4 inch flange for deck beams
  • Hull longitudinal frames: 2 inch x 1/4inch flats
  • Deck longitudinal frames: 1.5 inch x 1/4 inch flats
  • 2 steel bulkheads separating the interior in 3 sections.

Other details and systems

Engine: Perkins M92b – 4 cylinder diesel – 86hp
Transmission: ZF45

Steering: Tiller


Windlass: Traditional manual windlass, with dual ratios and dual warping drums. Designed and fabricated by deep blue engineering http://www.deepblueengineering.co.uk

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