Beam Reach and Reefed
...just raising Nova Scotia coast at Halifax..1984
East Bound Sloop
Near Cape Lookout.
50 years apart
The frames and keel....rebuild
2 Sail Bateau
A common Chesapeake working boat
Pride of Baltimore II....2009
Pride 1 sank in 1984...4 survived.
..a job and an avocation..
Bass Harbor Head
Southern end of Mt Desert Is
Drag Racing Lobstermen in Stonington
...note confederate naval ensign second boat from left..!!
...formerly Edwin & Maude...1900.
...170 feet...8 story tall Douglas Fir masts.
Entrance to Rockland, Me
Maine, July 2015
..tip of Rocky Neck, Gloucester harbor....Ten pound Island in the back..
Crossing on Starboard
In memory of Frank Lynn Michael
Cape Lookout Bight...
Shrimper moving out to work....about 8:30 a.m.
a modern Lightning class boat
Boys on a Lightning
Camp Seagull, Neuse River
Cutts and Case Small Boat Shop
"you can smell the love of the work"...acetone...paint thinner...etc
From a nineteenth century Chesapeake sailor.
A Wooden Yawl
East Blue Hill bay....6:07 a.m.
Nathanael Greene Herreshoff found in a shop in Maine.
Two of them....
A Friendship Sloop
...found sailing in Southwest Harbour, Maine..
...the grandest toy imaginable....
Deer Isle Thoroughfare
The Steven Tabor
..from 1871 until now....departing Rockland, Me
House on Allen Is, Me
Near Andrew Wyeth's scene. "Christina's World"
Shack on Damariscove
...scanned from transparancy...1975
..scanned from transparency....1975
The cutter 'Hejira'
My home for 5 years; she spent a calendar
year at sea.
On the rails at Cutts and Case, Oxford
Rebecca T. Ruark
1886 from Tilghman Island
..sitting on a visitor mooring...3 people rowed out to her...one rowed back, 2 sailed away...did not return...
Off to Work
The Yard Office
...only thing missing: the snow shovel...just out of the frame.
Friendship Sloop Resting
Small Schooner Outbound
Toward Frenchman's Bay...Mt Desert peaks.
J & E Riggin
...along with her yawl boat and peapod..
Archangel at Allen Island, Me
..in morning fog..
Damariscove Maine 2015
Adapted to black and white
A 'Vertue 25' updated to 28 feet.
Earley translantic boats.