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    02-20-2018, 05:08 PM
    Bookmark replied to a thread Small boat pron. in The Bilge
    Today I was looking at inventory of used flats boats on the gulf coast and was surprised to see this for sale at a dealer in Destin, FL. Mahogany...
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    02-19-2018, 07:57 PM
    Bookmark replied to a thread Schooner Row in People & Places
    That picture was taken 9 years before my first trip across that bridge. Didn't Robin Lawrence's parents have a house on Balboa Island? Did your...
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    02-09-2018, 05:54 PM
    I have seen the same model number listed as a Kohler and a Lombardini. Maybe they just use the brand names in different markets. Have you looked at...
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    02-09-2018, 04:54 PM
    Dick Lawrence was a great influence on a lot of us when we were kids in the 60s. Generous with his time not only with his own kids but with his...
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    02-08-2018, 07:21 PM
    Bookmark replied to a thread Schooner Row in People & Places
    This is exciting. I think Jay worked at the Dittmar yard some decades after Wiletie was built.
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    02-06-2018, 04:33 PM
    Bookmark replied to a thread Schooner Row in People & Places
    There is a contractor in Manhattan Beach named Watson who does business as Wiletie Company. I am guessing he is related to "Barnacle Bill" Watson...
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    02-06-2018, 01:29 PM
    Bookmark replied to a thread Schooner Row in People & Places
    A Google search for Wiletie schooner brings up a lot of old newspaper references and a few photos.
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    01-28-2018, 03:35 PM
    Bookmark replied to a thread Schooner Row in People & Places
    I remember that as a place that could surprise a sailor unfamiliar with the local winds. You could be ghosting along as you came out from the LAYC...
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    01-27-2018, 09:50 PM
    Bookmark replied to a thread Schooner Row in People & Places
    I think I would remember that varnished hull, so it must have been another 12 meter I saw that day. I liked Fish Harbor. Didn't have the sanitized...
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    01-27-2018, 09:08 PM
    Bookmark replied to a thread Schooner Row in People & Places
    Back in the early to mid 1960s, when my brother was the captain of the sailing team at Cal Tech, he also crewed sometimes on a 12 meter out of LAYC...
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