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image by Rob Raeside, 21 May 2019
Estb: 1887. Location: 2540 South Bayshore Drive, Coconut Grove.
Burgee: Pennant circa 9:13 (web image). Blue field charged with the white edged black numeral 25 over the white letter N on a red equilateral triangle based on hoist.
Source: accessed 17 May 2019, https://www.biscaynebayyachtclub.com/
"In early February 1887, a resident of Coconut Grove by the name of Kirk Munroe, a writer of boys' stories, thought that a boat race on Biscayne Bay would be a wonderful way to celebrate Washington's Birthday. This was the scenario from which the Biscayne Bay [25 degrees North latitude] Yacht Club evolved."
Source: accessed 17 May 2019,
Peter Edwards, 21 May 2019