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image by Peter Edwards, 8 April 2018
Belle Harbor Yacht Club. Est: 1904. Location: Belle Harbor, NY.
Burgee: Pennant 4.5:7 (image). White field superimposed by two red isosceles triangles based on hoist with apexes, 3 units from hoist, on top and bottom fly. A blue five-pointed star superimposed on white field and centred 3 units from hoist.
Source: Lloyd's Register of American Yachts 1906.
"The majority of the members of the Belle Harbor Yacht Club are secessionists from the long-established Jamaica Bay Yacht Club who were angered because "Ed" Corey, former owner of The Haymarket, (a brothel) was elected Vice Commodore."
Peter Edwards, 8 April 2018