Tall Ships identification guide

Tall Ships are simply large, traditionally-rigged sailing vessels. Most types will be on display in Boston Harbor during Sail Boston, July 8 to 13, and many will be open for public tours. To help you appreciate what is on display – including Kruzenshtern, the second largest sailing ship in the world – here is a guide to identifying the ships:

SOURCES: Sail Boston, Inc.; "Tall Ships: The Fleet of the 21st Century"; "Tall Ships: The World of Sail Training"; "The Tall Ships: A Sailing Celebration"; International Sail Training Association
James Abundis, Ed Wiederer/Globe Staff