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Oct 09, 2019

Putt Putt Regatta will be the biggest & best yet

The Putt Putt and wooden boat regatta at Davistown.


The people of Davistown are preparing to celebrate the 20th anniversary of a very special community event when the Davistown Putt Putt Regatta and Wooden Boat Festival returns to the waterside suburb on October 20.

Read more by Neil Mulcahy at Coast Community News

Oct 09, 2019

LA 28: The modern trailable boat that’s cold-molded from mahogany

Pronounced tumblehome is reminiscent of a classic Fairey Atalanta from the 1950s Credits: Soenke Hucho


The LA 28 is a beautiful, cold-moulded wooden trailer-sailer that wasdesigned to be unique, and has now sold nine boats across Europe.

Read more at Yachting World

Oct 09, 2019

Deadrise Connection

Deadrise Connection


A search for family leads to a Chesapeake workboat

Read more by Anne Eichenmuller at the Chesapeake Bay Magazine

Oct 09, 2019

Sugar my deck

Photos and story – courtesy of Mylor Yacht Harbour


Sugar Shaken (Not Stirred) on Mylor’s Sweetest Spirit…

Read more at the Classic Sailor Magazine

Oct 06, 2019

Small scale replica of WWII Higgins or ELCO plans

Small scale replica of WWII Higgins or ELCO plans about 16 Foot long for lakes and playing. Where can I find these type of plans that could have a small

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Sep 30, 2019

Comments for 1959 Chris Craft Kit Boat( The Barracuda )

I just re-conditioned a 1955 Barracuda kit boat that was in a warehouse in Queens NY for over 30 years.

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Sep 26, 2019

Comments for Where do I start...?

Bilge keels

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Sep 23, 2019

Birdham Pool Marina Classic Boat Festival

Birdham Pool Marina Classic Boat Festival (Bursledon Blogger)


By happy coincidence we cycled along to the cafe a Birdham Pool to find the Classic boat festival in full swing.

Read more by the Bursledon Blogger

Sep 22, 2019

My Grandaddy's boat

Hey y'all. My Grandaddy used to build boats. He & his brother had several boats that he built out of wood for their business, which was taking fishing

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Sep 21, 2019

Scorpio

Holman & Pie Northwind 1964 Strip planked hull on oak beams with mahogany superstructure & laid decking She's currently located in Ibiza in San Antonio.

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