James Harding Virtual Exhibit

Misty Star


Name: Misty Star

Type: Schooner

Launch: 2 April 1918

Builder: Shelburne Shipbuilders, James Harding

Size: 131.9 x 31 x 11.7

Owner: John Harvey, Merchant, St. John's, Newfoundland

She had a copper-bottomed hull and iron knees. A three-master, she was rigged in the stocks. R. M. Fudge was her Master. She was lost off the coast of France 13 Dec 1918.
William and Ruby (Pentz) Simms donated a model of the Misty Star to the Shelburne County Museum in 1970.