...scanned from transparancy...1975
Beam Reach and Reefed
...just raising Nova Scotia coast at Halifax..1984
On the rails at Cutts and Case, Oxford
House on Allen Is, Me
Near Andrew Wyeth's scene. "Christina's World"
A Friendship Sloop
...found sailing in Southwest Harbour, Maine..
...the grandest toy imaginable....
The Yard Office
...only thing missing: the snow shovel...just out of the frame.
..sitting on a visitor mooring...3 people rowed out to her...one rowed back, 2 sailed away...did not return...
Friendship Sloop Resting
A 'Vertue 25' updated to 28 feet.
Earley translantic boats.
Deer Isle Thoroughfare
Entrance to Rockland, Me
Nathanael Greene Herreshoff found in a shop in Maine.
Two of them....
From a nineteenth century Chesapeake sailor.
50 years apart
..scanned from transparency....1975
Cape Lookout Bight...
Shrimper moving out to work....about 8:30 a.m.
Crossing on Starboard
In memory of Frank Lynn Michael
2 Sail Bateau
A common Chesapeake working boat
Drag Racing Lobstermen in Stonington
...note confederate naval ensign second boat from left..!!
..tip of Rocky Neck, Gloucester harbor....Ten pound Island in the back..
J & E Riggin
...along with her yawl boat and peapod..
Archangel at Allen Island, Me
..in morning fog..
Small Schooner Outbound
Toward Frenchman's Bay...Mt Desert peaks.
Maine, July 2015
Pride of Baltimore II....2009
Pride 1 sank in 1984...4 survived.
Boys on a Lightning
Camp Seagull, Neuse River
Rebecca T. Ruark
1886 from Tilghman Island
East Bound Sloop
Near Cape Lookout.
a modern Lightning class boat
Cutts and Case Small Boat Shop
"you can smell the love of the work"...acetone...paint thinner...etc
Shack on Damariscove
..a job and an avocation..
The Steven Tabor
..from 1871 until now....departing Rockland, Me
Bass Harbor Head
Southern end of Mt Desert Is
...formerly Edwin & Maude...1900.
...170 feet...8 story tall Douglas Fir masts.
Damariscove Maine 2015
Adapted to black and white
A Wooden Yawl
East Blue Hill bay....6:07 a.m.
The frames and keel....rebuild