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Some FREE BOATS from Fall 2010, and Winter & Spring 2011.

This is not a complete list of FREE boats.

FREE 1972 GRAND BANKS TRAWLER 32'

Beam 11' 6". Wood hull. 1972 Ford Lehman diesel 120hp.  Owner says, "Overall the boat is in fair condition and has been in dry dock since Feb 2008. When the boat was hauled, the engine was running fine..."  [5 big photos]  <PICS+INFO>


This Boat Just In:  February 2011

FREE 1953 CHRIS CRAFT COMMANDER 34'

Mahogany hull. Twin Hercules/Chris Craft flatheads believed to have been rebuilt in 1995. According to the owner, this boat was originally purchased at the New York Boat Show in 1953 by his friend's grandfather. He believes it is actually a 1952 but was registered as a 1953. Brian, the current owner, purchased the boat about 12 years ago from the grandfather after giving him a "no flip" commitment, making Brian the second owner of this nearly 60-year old boat.  (4 big photos)  <PICS+INFO>


Fall 2010 (Issue No. 49)

FREE 1960 CHRIS CRAFT CONSTELLATION 32'

"It breaks my heart to have to give up Dad's former pride and joy, but winning lottery tickets have proven hard to come by... free to a fellow enthusiast willing to take her over for restoration..." (6 photos)   <PICS+INFO>





Some free boats in every issue -- so far anyway.

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Some FREE BOATS from Fall 2010, and Winter & Spring 2011.

This page does not always show if boats have been "adopted."

FREE 1952 CHRIS CRAFT CHALLENGER 42'

Mahogany hull, bronze fastenings. Owner says, "I bought the boat from a friend that was using it as a live aboard in California. She agreed to sell me the boat, and I arranged to have it hauled to my property..."  [18 photos]  <PICS+INFO>


Winter 2011 (Issue No. 50)

FREE 1947 CHRIS CRAFT CHALLENGER EXPRESS 40'

Factory build sheet says she was "ordered as a commuter and delivered to the dealership, Chris Craft Motor Yacht Sales, 60th Street, New York, NY on November 29, 1947... Aft doghouse cabin complete with its own toilet and sink... Boat has had extensive wooden superstructure rebuild by a professional shipwright... Hardtop is off but included. Portside of boat is completely sanded fair -- good job -- needs immediate prime. Two spare Palmer Johnson..."  (13 photos)   <PICS+INFO>


Fall 2010 (Issue No. 49)

FREE 1968 DICKERSON KETCH 35'

"SKAPHE has been on land for several years, and needs work...  Many of the accessories have been stored at home. The engine is in fine condition as also are the sails. Lifeline 'rails' have been re-jacketed." (10 photos)   <PICS+INFO>





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