Fores's Marine Sketches. Plate. 6.The Schooner Yacht Alarm, R.Y.S. 248, Tons. From the Original Picture in the possession of Joseph Weld Esq.re Lulworth Castle, Dorset. The Alarm as a Cutter of 193 Tons, won in 1830, The Ladies Challenge Cup, 250. Guineas, with 125. Guineas added. King's Cup 100. Guineas._ 1831, King's Cup 100 Guineas, _ 1832 King's Cup 100 Guineas, _1833, Torquay Challenge Cup, _1836, Torquay Challenge Cup, 1838, Queen's Cup 100 Guineas. _1843 Queen's Cup 100 Guineas, 1851 The 100 Guinea Cup of All Nations, at Ryde In 1852 the Alarm was lengthened by the Bow 20 Feet, and rigged as a Schooner.
Published November 5th 1852, by Mess.rs Fores, 41, Piccadilly, London.
Framed coloured lithograph, fine. 396 x 492mm. 15½ x 19¼".
Alarm, R.Y.S., built by Messrs. Inman of Lymington, 1829, for Joseph Weld, Esq., of Lulworth Castle, Dorset. Sold to G. Duppa, Esq., 1867.
NMM: PAH0459. Parker: 2231.
[Ref: 21587] £1,150.00