Category Archive: Boats

New Boat – Lindsay’s Turn

Lindsays_Turn

Lindsays_Turn

 

Builder: SW Boatworks, Lamoine, ME

Finisher: Simmons Boatworks, Friendship, ME

Owner: Rex Benner, Friendship, ME

 

 

Dimensions: 44′x17’6″

Designer: Calvin Beal Jr., Beals … Read the rest

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Buxton Boats launches wooden 38′ Seasong

STONINGTON, ME – “Yeah!”

I was crouched in the stern of Peter Buxton’s Susan Marie, a 37′ REPCO that he completely rebuilt a few years … Read the rest

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SW Boatworks – F/V Seasmoke – July 2013

Seasmoke.bow

Seasmoke.bow

Seasmoke owner Nick Lunt said he had no complaints with his old boat – a Wayne Beal 36 – except he simply “wanted more room. 

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Two new boats from SW Boatworks

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J-Lynn Zrae is the first of SW Boatworks new Calvin Beal 30s to hit the water.  Designer Beal said SW’s Stewart Workman wanted to know … Read the rest

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End of an era: Viking leaves Martha’s Vineyard

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MENEMSHA, MA – With the sale of Viking, a 40′ fishing boat that has plied the waters off Martha’s Vineyard for three generations, the island’s … Read the rest

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Alec Peasley’s new Atlantica: Roomy, rugged, efficient

Alex Peasley's Atlantica

For 19-year-old lobsterman Alec Peasley of Brooksville, ME, the launch of his 34` Atlantica wasn’t so much the beginning of a career as a continuation … Read the rest

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Miller Time launched

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SW Boatworks has a couple of big lobster boats headed for the water:  a 46` Wesmac that it finished and a Calvin Beal 44 for … Read the rest

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Khristy Michelle launched

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John Williams’ goal was to replace his 17-year-old John’s Bay-built Khristy Michelle with one as close as possible to the same design — only 3` … Read the rest

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Scallopers welcomed with double christening


NEW BEDFORD, MA – In what may have been a first ever for this port, Nordic Fisheries’ Roy Enoksen and O’Hara Corporation’s Frank O’Hara hailed … Read the rest

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Scalloper Liberty rebuilt from stem to stern

NEW BEDFORD, MA – There always seems to be something going on at Dan Eilertsen’s dock in New Bedford, and this past summer was no … Read the rest

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