Restoring KATIE MACK

Author: 

by Matthew P. Murphy

KATIE MACK is a 46′ bridge-deck cruiser built in British Columbia and launched in 1932. She was a rumrunner originally. Today, she cruises New England waters as the summer retirement home of Pam and Hugh Harwood.

1979 Atkin Cutter

Atkin Design “311”. Cedar on oak, bronze fastened. Gaff rigged. Westerbeke diesel. lots of recent work. Fantastic offshore boat, seakindly and dry. Located on Tilghman Island, MD. $25,000, offers...

Melanie

Type/Rig/Power: 
Gaff rig
Builder Name: 
Volunteers at Historic Spanish Point
Designer Name: 
Joel White
LOA: 
15′ 
Home Port: 
HSP Osprey Florida

Organizational Meeting: Proposed Vermont/New Hampshire TSCA Chapter

All who are interested in the creation of a Vermont/New Hampshire Chapter of the Traditional Small Craft Association (TSCA) are invited to attend this organizational meeting. We will discuss the why and how of forming a chapter, and gather activity and event proposals.

Let's meet from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 28th. (Rain date: Sunday, March 29th.)

11th edition Corsica Classic

The Corsica Classic 2020 will be the eleventh Grand Cru of this coastal stage race, organized by the association Corsica Classic Yachting, under the patronage of the Yacht Club de France. In ten years, it has become an essential sport and lifestyle event in the Mediterranean! As in 2019, it will leave Bonifacio, the city of cliffs, to reach Saint-Florent via the East coast after six stopovers and 180 nautical miles. 

Frame Up to Fit Out Lecture: Cape Ann Shipwrecks

Join us on April 1st at 7 p.m. to hear all about the shipwrecks of Cape Ann with fisherman and author Ray Bates. 

Our conversational Frame Up to Fit Out lecture series features Justin Demetri and other speakers on topics surrounding Essex history, shipbuilding, and the sailing and fishing industries. It’s the only lecture series where derailing the conversation is encouraged! Come with your curiosity and you won’t be disappointed.

Frame Up to Fit Out Lecture: Navigation

Justin Demetri is back to discuss navigation equipment in the Gloucester fishing fleet on March 18th at 7 p.m.

Come join us for our conversational Frame Up to Fit Out lecture series featuring Justin Demetri and other speakers on topics surrounding Essex history, shipbuilding, and the sailing and fishing industries. It’s the only lecture series where derailing the conversation is encouraged! Come with your curiosity and you won’t be disappointed.