Tag Archives: Wooden Boat

Gloucester gig rowers get a new boat

Hi Joey, Look for a brand new blue and orange gig in the harbor tomorrow.  The Gloucester gig rowers got a new boat, the "Annie B", here being christened by Ann Banks and duly admired at Maritime Gloucester this evening. … Continue reading

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Phyllis A Restoration Photos From Len Burgess

The 1925 ‘Phyllis A.’ is now high and dry at the start of it’s restoration process at the Gloucester Marine Railways. –Len Burgess The Phyllis A. Marine Association is in the process of the restoration of this gill-netting fishing ship … Continue reading

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Phyllis A on the Rails From Kathy Chapman

Kathy Chapman writes- The beautiful lines of Phyllis A’s hull will only be visible for a few weeks at the Gloucester Marine Railways. Work on her is being funded by a 2011 Community Preservation Act grant from the residents of … Continue reading

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Adventure Spars From Mike Dyer

Mike Dyer writes- A small crew has been working on making replacement spars for the Schooner Adventure, at Harold Burnham’s yard in Essex.  Right now we’re working on the main boom.  These pics show a series of steps for putting … Continue reading

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Wooden Boat Enthusiasts: Boat Building Session with Craftsman Geno Mondello!!!

From the IDRC- The GMHC is offering a boat building session with craftsman Geno Mondello for high school students (see attached flyer with contact information).  Please contact Tom Balf if your students would be interested in this unique opportunity! Thanks, … Continue reading

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The Beaver’s Pretty Bottom From Len Burgess

Copper and a hundred thousand nails. –Len Burgess Would you look at Len getting’ all cheeky with the title of this post!

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Lovely Bones- Leon Poindexter’s Labor Of Love

I’m really looking forward to seeing this boat take progress. Here’s the Boston Tea Party Ships and Museum website where Leon is credited. Lovely Bones- Leon Poindexter’s Labor Of Love, originally uploaded by captjoe06.  

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Lazy Daizy Restoration Project Update Courtesy Toby Pett

So I was busy grading lobsters with Frank on Saturday afternoon and I get a call from good buddy Toby (a regular contributor to GMG).  He tells me there is activity on The Lazy Daizy and I better get my … Continue reading

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Lovely Bones

Leon Pointdexter’s Fredonia Design Schooner on the blocks at East Gloucester Marine. Leon Pointdexter’s Fredonia Design Schooner, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Evelina M Goulart Restoration Update 6/30/08

She seems to have hit a little lull in forward momentum. Evelina M Goulart Restoration Update 6/30/08, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Evelina M Goulart Restoration Update 6/30/08

Evelina M Goulart Restoration Update 6/30/08, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Evelina M Goulart Restoration Update 6/30/08

Evelina M Goulart Restoration Update 6/30/08, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Lazy Daizy Restoration Update 6/17/08

Lazy Daizy Restoration Update 6/17/08. As of today she’s still a hopeless cause work in progress. It would be great if the guy that owns this boat could con some rich folks into thinking it was a historic vessel of … Continue reading

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International Dory Races

International Dory Races, originally uploaded by captjoe06. Youngsters prepare to race in the International Dory Races at Niles Beach Saturday Morning.

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Elimination Dory Race Results From Jimmy T

Elimination Races With the exception of a stubborn fog that didn’t lift until 10 a.m., the elimination races to determine who will compete against the Canadians in two weeks went off at Niles Beach this past Saturday smoothly. Committee members … Continue reading

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Lazy Daizy Restoration Project Update 5/25/08

I know all you regular readers are just dying to see how the big time progress is coming along on the Lazy Daizy and I’m here for you. I haven’t forgot about all of you waiting with baited breath for … Continue reading

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Lazy Daizy Restoration Project Update

Still a big mess work in progress.

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Purdy Dory

Purdy Dory, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Boat Works GMHC

Boat Works GMHC, originally uploaded by captjoe06.

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Dory Being Built

Here is a link to a slideshow with larger images of Geno’s Dory Shop Dory Being Built, originally uploaded by captjoe06. A dory in the process of being built at Geno’s Dory Shop. Built the same way they’ve been building … Continue reading

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Dory For Sale

Dory For Sale, originally uploaded by captjoe06. Here is a dory for sale over at Geno’s Dory shop at the GMHC.

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