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      1947 CHRIS CRAFT EXPRESS CRUISER 23'
"Original Chrysler Ace 6 cylinder.  Restored gauges, complete original hardware and tendem trailer.  Excellent complete cruiser project."  <PICS+INFO>
 
       
     

Fall 2010 Issue: Featured Boat

Two 'rotating' boat pics above are from past BYB issues.


Free Boat John Hanna POCO DINERO Sloop 1939

FREE BOAT: c. 1939 POCO DINERO SLOOP

Designed by John Hanna in 1938.  "The hull seems very easily restorable. The boat is free to anyone that has the skillset and resources to remove the boat and complete the restoration. Boat must be moved in the near future to avoid winter snow and the lot owners desire for a bonfire..."   <PICS+INFO>


1940's Custom 16' Runabout

1940's CUSTOM TUNNEL PROP 16' RUNABOUT

"This wood beauty has been stowed away in the loft of a barn on the North Coast of California for decades. We purchased the property with all of the accumulated items left by their estate which spanned back into the 1930's..."  <PICS+INFO>


1956 Aristocraft Torpedo 14'

1956 ARISTOCRAFT TORPEDO 14'

"Has been in the family since the 80's.  Solid original Torpedo.  Motor ran fine when put away indoors years ago.  Needs finishing.  Have all hardware..."  <PICS+INFO>


1955 SHEPHERD 18' RUNABOUT

1955 SHEPHERD 18' RUNABOUT

"Runabout restoration more than half completed, including a brand new bottom, rebuilt original Chrysler Crown 6-cylinder flathead engine, and new upholstery. This is a rock solid mahogany runabout, complete, zero rot..."  <PICS+INFO>


Lightning #2406 Sailboat

LIGHTNING #2406 SAILBOAT -- $250

"Here's another one I don't want to cut up.  ...built around 1955 by Solomon Brothers.  Usable sail has red lightening bolt.  The boat is in good "salvageable" condition and should be an easy first wooden boat project..."  <PICS+INFO>


Summer 2015 Newsletter


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FALL 2015 ISSUE CONTENTS (Pages 1-7)


<Page #1>

IDENTICAL TO THE ONE MY PARENTS HAD

1950 CHRIS CRAFT EXPRESS 30'

1954 CENTURY VIKING 19'

1924 WATTS-DESIGNED, STONE-BUILT 52'
YAWL -- EMERALD -- FREE TO A GOOD HOME


<Page #2>

1950 CHRIS CRAFT EXPRESS CRUISER 30'

1960 THOMPSON 19 -- UNCLE BILL'S BOAT

1965 NOVA SCOTIAN 35' CRUISER -- LYDIA


<Page #3>

1965 NOVA SCOTIAN 35' CRUISER -- LYDIA

1920's GAFF-RIGGED 15' CATBOAT

1929 FLEETWING 40' COMMUTER


<Page #4>

1929 FLEETWING 40' COMMUTER

1949 MATTHEWS 40' CRUISER -- BEAUSEJOUR II

1958 CHRIS CRAFT CONSTELLATION 35'

1946 CENTURY DELUXE UTILITY 15'


<Page #5>

1946 CENTURY DELUXE UTILITY 15'

1961 CHRIS CRAFT CONQUEROR 41'

1952 & 1955 LYMAN 13' RUNABOUTS

1954 CENTURY VIKING 19'

1924 WATTS-DESIGNED, STONE-BUILT 52'
YAWL -- EMERALD -- FREE TO A GOOD HOME


<Page #6>

1924 WATTS-DESIGNED, STONE-BUILT 52'
YAWL -- EMERALD -- FREE TO A GOOD HOME

1958 SEA HAWK 22' -- POPULAR MECHANICS


<Page #7>

1958 SEA HAWK 22' -- POPULAR MECHANICS

FREE BOAT: 1964 HATTERAS 34SC

1956 THOMPSON 19'

TWO 1950's ELGIN OUTBOARD MOTORS -- $150

1963 CHRIS CRAFT HOLIDAY 18' -- MS. CHRIS








 


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Winter 2011 Issue: Featured Boat

 

 

Summer 2010 Issue: Featured Boat

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1963 Chris Craft Holiday

1963 CHRIS CRAFT HOLIDAY 18'

"It was last registered in 2012.  I saved it from the saw, as the guy I purchased it from just wanted the engine and didn't think there was anything special about the boat other than that. My original intention was to hang onto 'Ms Chris' until I could devote the time..."   <PICS+INFO>


Aage Nielsen Sloop SABRINA

FREE BOAT: 24’ AAGE NIELSEN POCKET CRUISER

"She has to be at least 30-40 years old.  This beautiful boat sits waiting for someone to restore her.  If someone skilled enough to do this wants to take it on, I will arrange for delivery.  I might also order a cold molded reproduction!"   <PICS+INFO>


1954 CENTURY VIKING 19'

1954 CENTURY VIKING 19'

"This was taken in trade for other work done, and it's not really one I have time for myself.  I would like to see it go to someone who will restore it and use it..."  <PICS+INFO>


1950 CHRIS CRAFT EXPRESS CRUISER 30'

1950 CHRIS CRAFT EXPRESS 30'

"Built in 1949 at the Holland, MI, plant, it was delivered to Dredge Harbor Yacht Basin. Identical to the one my parents had, it has not seen the water during my stewardship. She deserves a better fate than I can give..."  <PICS+INFO>


Free Boat 1960 Lyman 19' Utility

FREE BOAT: 1960 LYMAN 19' UTILITY

"One of my customers passed away, and he had bugun a restoration on this 1960 19 foot Lyman.  I have many pictures. Boat comes with many parts.  No engine or drive.  Appears to have originally had an old..."  <PICS+INFO>


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FALL 2015 ISSUE CONTENTS (Pages 8-12)


<Page #8>

1963 CHRIS CRAFT HOLIDAY 18' -- MS. CHRIS

1959 MORTON JOHNSON 33'

1957 CENTURY RESORTER 16'

1955 SHEPHERD 18' RUNABOUT

1956 ARISTOCRAFT TORPEDO 14'

1956 CHRIS CRAFT SEA SKIFF 17'

FREE BOAT: 24' AAGE NIELSEN POCKET CRUISER


<Page #9>

FREE BOAT: 24' AAGE NIELSEN POCKET CRUISER

1956 CHRIS CRAFT CONTINENTAL 18'

1961 CHRIS CRAFT SEA SKIFF 36' -- HYDRUS

1947 CHRIS CRAFT EXPRESS CRUISER 23'

CHRIS CRAFT U22

FREE BOAT: 1985 BRUCE ROBERTS 45'


<Page #10>

FREE BOAT: 1985 BRUCE ROBERTS 45'

1970's DOWNEAST 30'

1970 THOMPSON GV-173 SKI BIRD 16'

1963 CARVER CAPTAIN 23' RUNABOUT

1951 CHRIS CRAFT RIVIERA 16'

1962 LIGHTNING 19' #7935


<Page #11>

1962 LIGHTNING 19' #7935

FREE BOAT: 15' GOAT ISLAND SKIFF PROJECT

1955 CARVER COMMANDER 14' RUNABOUT

PEARL UPDATE: HEADED FOR WARMER CLIMES

1949 CHRIS CRAFT DCFB 40' -- PEARL


<Page #12>

1949 CHRIS CRAFT DCFB 40' -- PEARL

1964 KINGS CRUISER 28' -- SAGITTA -- $1500

1940's TUNNEL PROP 16' RUNABOUT

1968 GRADY WHITE 16'

1987 FOUR WINNS 23'

1974 PACEMAKER 36' SPORT FISH

1921 KERMATH 3hp ENGINE

14' CHICKADEE SAILBOAT

FREE BOAT: 1960's GAFF-RIGGED 24' SAILBOAT



PAGE THIRTEEN (BYB Overflow Area)


LIGHTNING #2406 SAILBOAT -- $250

FREE BOAT:  1960 LYMAN 19' UTILITY

FREE BOAT: c. 1939 POCO DINERO SLOOP


 


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