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Lobster Boat Racing: Pre-season Update

One of the best battles last year between KIMBERLY ANN and MISS AMITY. ROCKPORT - It looks like we have made it through another winter and presently we are basking in unseasonably warm temperatures and the extended forecast looks favourable for the next...

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Another Good Year for Boatbuilders and Repair Yards

Another Good Year for Boatbuilders and Repair Yards

MISTER E., a Calvin Beal 44, finished off as a lobster boat for Nicko Hadlock of Cranberry Isle by S. W. Boatsworks of Lamoine. She is powered with a 750-hp John Deere, with 2.48:1 gear and reached a speed of 23 knots. Belmont Boatworks, Belmont        For...

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Lobster Boat Racing: Pre-season Update

One of the best battles last year between KIMBERLY ANN and MISS AMITY. ROCKPORT - It looks like we have made it through another winter and presently we are basking in unseasonably warm temperatures and the extended forecast looks favourable for the next...

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Maine Coastal News is a monthly publication with news, history and photos from all across Maine’s Coast.

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Volume 33, Issue 4 of Maine Coastal News features articles on Lobster Boat Racing updates, Wood’s Hole Oceanographic News, U. S. Coast Guard and U. S. Navy, Sheila Dassatt’s article ‘Don’t Be Afraid to Ask Questions’, DELA Report, and What’s happening in the Boat and Shipyards. Plus maritime history news from the past! And much more!