Issue #272 Jan/Feb 2020

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January / February 2020


    • Eels to England — A Dutch live-cargo barge returns to London by Nic Compton
    • Restoring Schooner MARY E — Creatively correcting repairs of the past by Tim Clark
    • The 2019 Mahurangi Regatta — New Zealand’s largest classic-yacht gathering by Maynard Bray and Benjamin Mendlowitz
    • A Kauri Classic Comes Home — IDA, a triple-planked 1890s cutter, is being restored in New Zealand by Bruce Stannard
    • A Schooner for the Ages — The six charmed lives of ERNESTINA-MORRISSEY — Part 3: Rebuilding for the next century by David O’Reilly
    • The Lake Boats of Finland — Building on a centuries-old tradition by Paul Molyneaux
    • The WM. UNDERWOOD Reborn — Soul of a sardine carrier, mission of a yacht by Matthew P. Murphy
    • Making Bee Rails — A traditional way to rig reefing lines by Reuel Parker
    • Getting Started in Boats: When to Hire Help: A meditation on a multifaceted decision — Tear-out supplement by Jan Adkins
Cover: David Thorpe clamps the butt end of a garboard plank on the schooner ERNESTINA-MORRISSEY, whose hull and deck have been rebuilt at Bristol Marine in Boothbay Harbor, Maine. Photograph by Robert Mitchell



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Issue #272 Jan/Feb 2020

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I ordered 2 copies of back issue #272 because I loved it so much that I wanted to share it with friends in England and Florida. This issue was, in my opinion, particularly informative and enjoyable.

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I enjoy WB Magazine, would like more ply multihull builds or even a history of some of the old timers ,Jim Brown & John Marples , Richard Woods , etc enjoyed Lauries column , that was the reason for buying ,friend recommended Lauries “Pike” design idea …..

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