To follow on posts earlier this month featuring fishing vessels in North Carolina, Virginia, Maryland, I offer a vessel that operates in New Jersey and New York, right in the sixth boro in fact. Miss Callie is less than 60′ loa and more than 30 years old. Here a bit more than a week ago, she worked just off Ellis Island, and
All fotos by Will Van Dorp, who thinks you’ll enjoy spending a half hour to watch this short video on building a Sea Bright skiff. More great accents, too, esp. starting about 15 minutes in, along with interesting references to post-Volstead Act activities. Here’s an article about another Jersey shore boat builder.
More surprises tomorrow.