Classic Inboard Power – 50 years or older

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2017 Classic Inboard Power – 50 years or older

#652 – Jerry Pope, Wilmington, NC

  • Boat Type: Cabin Cruiser – RUBY
  • Year Built: 1930
  • Year Restored: 2013
  • Builders: ELCO
  • Material: Mahogany, Juniper, White Oak
  • Measurements: 27′
  • Display: Water

#653 – Dale Hamilton, Murfreesboro, TN

  • Boat Type: Runabout – MAHOGANY HEARTTHROB
  • Year Built: 2016
  • Year Restored: N/A
  • Builders: Dale R. Hamilton
  • Material: epoxy/glass/mahogany
  • Measurements: 16′
  • Display: Land

#654 – Robert and Patsy Blanchard, New Hill, NC

  • Boat Type: Sea Skiff Utility – LIL RASCAL
  • Year Built: 1957
  • Year Restored: 2012
  • Builders: Chris Craft
  • Material: Wood
  • Measurements: 18′
  • Display: Water

#656 – John Tinney, Wilmington, NC

  • Boat Type: Rounded Stern Core Sounder – KAREN
  • Year Built: 1943
  • Year Restored: 1990
  • Builders: Ed Willis
  • Material: Juniper
  • Measurements: 43′
  • Display: Water

#657 – John Heiderich, Anderson, SC

  • Boat Type: Runabout – JU$T 1 MORE
  • Year Built: 1949
  • Year Restored: 1999
  • Builders: Century
  • Material: Wood
  • Measurements: 17’6″
  • Display: Land

#658 – Barrier Island Boat Builders, Charleston, SC

  • Boat Type: Chris-Craft – FOXIE
  • Year Built: 1960
  • Year Restored: 2016
  • Builders: Chris-Craft
  • Material: Mahogany, Plywood
  • Measurements: 18′
  • Display: Water

#659 – Chris Bech, Georgetown, SC

  • Boat Type: Runabout – ROCKIN ROBIN
  • Year Built: 1951
  • Year Restored: 1992
  • Builders: Chris Craft
  • Material: Wood
  • Measurements: 19′
  • Display: Water

#660 – Christopher & Lindsey Stang, Charleston, SC

  • Boat Type: Lyman Utility – ADELE
  • Year Built: 1959
  • Year Restored: tomorrow
  • Builders: Lyman
  • Material: Mahogany Deck / Plywood Hull
  • Measurements: 23′
  • Display: Water

#661 – Jim Safford, Hampstead, NC

  • Boat Type: Simmons 22 – LAURA JAY
  • Year Built: 1973
  • Year Restored: 2017
  • Builders: Simmons Boat Shop
  • Material: Mahogany and Plywood
  • Measurements: 22′
  • Display: Land

#663 – Carson Benton, Myrtle Beach, SC

  • Boat Type: Runabout – THE WOOD SHED
  • Year Built: 1941
  • Year Restored: 2009-2010
  • Builders: Chris Craft
  • Material: Mahogany
  • Measurements: 16′
  • Display: Land

#664 – Robert J. Furlan & Shawna Hixson, Thornville, OH

  • Boat Type: Utility – SECOND WIND
  • Year Built: 1939
  • Year Restored: Unrestored/Well Maintained
  • Builders: Chris Craft
  • Material: Mahogany
  • Measurements: 21′
  • Display: Water

#665 – Jimi Marshall, Columbus, OH

  • Boat Type: Runabout – MY JOY
  • Year Built: 1963
  • Year Restored: ongoing since 1998
  • Builders: Century Resorter
  • Material: Wood
  • Measurements: 21′
  • Display: Water

2016 Classic Inboard Power – 50 years or older

#651 – Terry Limehouse, Summerville, SC

  • Boat Type: Chris Craft – MISS DOT
  • Year Built: 1941
  • Year Restored: 2015
  • Builder: Terry Limehouse
  • Material: Mahaogany
  • Measurements: 16′ x 5′ 8″
  • Display: Land

#652 – Michael Matheson, Mount Dora, FL
Category Winner

  • Boat Type: Motorized Canoe – EVERGREEN
  • Year Built: 1910
  • Year Restored: 2000
  • Builder: E.M. White
  • Material: Cedar/Canvas
  • Measurements: 20′ x 4′
  • Display: Land

#653 – Daniel and Paula Wolf, Autryville, NC

  • Boat Type: Express Cruiser – HOPE LEE
  • Year Built: 1965
  • Year Restored: In Progress
  • Builder: Owens
  • Material: Mahogany & Teak
  • Measurements: 34′ x 12′
  • Display: Water

#654 – Ed Longino, Troutman, NC

  • Boat Type: Runabout – LISA ANN
  • Year Built: 1930
  • Year Restored: 2003
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: Mahogany
  • Measurements: 20′ x 6′
  • Display: Land

#655 – John Heiderick, Anderson, SC

  • Boat Type: Runabout – AU$UM
  • Year Built: 1948
  • Year Restored: 2016
  • Builder: Century /Seamaid
  • Material: Wood
  • Measurements: 19.5′ x 6′
  • Display: Land

#656 – George Rask, Mount Pleasant, SC

  • Boat Type: Classic Inboard – LOYS TOY
  • Year Built: 1924/25
  • Year Restored: Unknown
  • Builder: Unknown
  • Material: Northern Tulipwood
  • Measurements: N/A
  • Display: Water

#657 – Jerry Pope, Wilmington, NC
Special Award

  • Boat Type: ELCO – RUBY
  • Year Built: 1930
  • Year Restored: start – 2012
  • Builder: Electric Launch Company
  • Material: Mahogany, Juniper, White Oak
  • Measurements: 27′ x 8’2″
  • Display: Water

#658 – John Tinney, Wilmington, NC

  • Boat Type: Round Stern Core Sounder – KAREN
  • Year Built: 1943
  • Year Restored: 1990
  • Builder: EEd Willis
  • Material: Wood
  • Measurements: 43′ x 8′
  • Display: Water

#659 – Chris Spach, Mt Pleasant, SC

  • Boat Type: Fly Bridge Cabin Cruiser – MISS CAROLINE
  • Year Built: 1952
  • Year Restored: 1998-present
  • Builder: Rose Bros. Harkers Island, NC
  • Material: Juniper planking on Southern Yellow Pine Frames
  • Measurements: 32′ x 9.5′
  • Display: Water

#660 – Gary Gechter, Iron Station, NC

  • Boat Type: Corsair Motor Yacht – TIMELESS SPIRIT
  • Year Built: 1954
  • Year Restored: ongoing
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: Wood
  • Measurements: 45′ x 12′
  • Display: Water

Peace & Plenty

#661 – Mitch Parker, Ocean City, MD

  • Boat Type: Sedan Cruiser – PEACE & PLENTY
  • Year Built: 1950
  • Year Restored: every year
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: Wood
  • Measurements: 33′ x 11′
  • Display: Water

#662 – Chris Bech, Georgetown, SC

  • Boat Type: Runabout – Rockin Robin
  • Year Built: 1951
  • Year Restored: 1992
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: Wood
  • Measurements: 19′ x 6′
  • Display: Water

Jim Varner

#663 – Jim Varner, Charleston, SC

  • Boat Type: Special Runabout – LOVE ME TENDER
  • Year Built: 1950
  • Year Restored: 1989- 1993
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: Mahogany
  • Measurements: 17′ x 68″
  • Display: Land

#664 – J.L. Hamrick, Cherryville, NC

  • Boat Type: Utility – 006
  • Year Built: 1959
  • Year Restored: 2014
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: Mahogany Plywood
  • Measurements: 18′
  • Display: Water

#665 – Hank Tiller, Georgetown, SC

  • Boat Type: Lobster boat – COST+
  • Year Built: 1963
  • Year Restored: 2005
  • Builder: Bunker & Ellis
  • Material: Wood
  • Measurements: 34′ x 10’3″
  • Display: Water

#667 – Christopher & Lindsey Stang, Charleston, SC

  • Boat Type: Lyman Utility – ADELE
  • Year Built: 1959
  • Year Restored: N/A
  • Builder: Lyman
  • Material: Mahogany Deck /Plywood Hull
  • Measurements: 23′ x 8′
  • Display: Water

#668 – Charles A. Keever, Myrtle Beach, SC

  • Boat Type: Chris-Craft – 57 RIDE & PRIDE
  • Year Built: 1957
  • Year Restored: 2015
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: Mahogany
  • Measurements: 17’6″
  • Display: Water

#669 – John Dean / Eloise, Weaverville, NC

  • Boat Type: Matthews Custom Cruiser – ELOISE
  • Year Built: 1936
  • Year Restored: 2013
  • Builder: Matthews Boat Builders
  • Material: Mahogany Wood
  • Measurements: 37.5′ x 10-12′
  • Display: Water

#670 – Carson Benton, Myrtle Beach, SC

  • Boat Type: Runabout – THE WOOD SHED
  • Year Built: 1941
  • Year Restored: 2009-2010
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: Mahogany
  • Measurements: 16′
  • Display: Land

#671 – Ted Bullock, Charleston, SC

  • Boat Type: Chris-Craft – FOXIE
  • Year Built: 1960
  • Year Restored: 2016
  • Builder: Chris-Craft
  • Material: Mahogany
  • Measurements: 18′ x 6′
  • Display: Water

2015 Classic Inboard Power – 50 years or older

#651 – Terry Limehouse, Summerville, SC

  • Boat Type: Chris Craft – Miss Dot
  • Year Built: 1941
  • Year Restored: 2015
  • Builder: Terry Limehouse
  • Material: Mahaogany
  • Measurements: 16′ x 5′ 8″
  • Display: Land

#652 – Hank & Bud Walpole

  • Boat Type: Chris Craft Sedan 30 – Sunnyside
  • Year Built: 1939
  • Year Restored: 2015
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: Philippine Mahaogany
  • Measurements: 30′ x 9′
  • Display: Water

#653 – Daniel & Paula Wolf, Autryville, NC

  • Boat Type: Owens – Hope Lee
  • Year Built: 1965
  • Year Restored: In Progress
  • Builder: Owens
  • Material: Mahogany and Teak
  • Measurements: 35′ x 12′
  • Display: Water

#654 – Christopher & Lindsey Stang, Charleston, SC

  • Boat Type: Lyman Utility – Adele
  • Year Built: 1959
  • Year Restored: 2000 (Deck)
  • Builder: Lyman
  • Material: Mahaogany,Plywood
  • Measurements: 23′ x 8′
  • Display: Water

#655 – Jerry Pope, Wilmington, NC

  • Boat Type: 1930 Elco – RUBY
  • Year Built: 1930
  • Year Restored: 2012 – Ongoing
  • Builder: Elco
  • Material: White Oak, Juniper, Mahogany
  • Measurements: 27′ x 8′ 4″
  • Display: Land

#656 – Herb Deloach, Chattanooga, TN
Category Winner

  • Boat Type: Utility (Runabout) – Lil Dixie Girl
  • Year Built: 1956
  • Year Restored: 2009-2014
  • Builder: Century
  • Material: Wood
  • Measurements: 16′ x 5′ 8″
  • Display: Land

#657 – John Tinney, Wilmington, NC
Special Award

  • Boat Type: Round Stern Core Sounder – Karen
  • Year Built: 1943
  • Year Restored: 2005
  • Builder: Ed Willis
  • Material: Wood
  • Measurements: 43′
  • Display: Water

#658 – Gary L. Gechter, Iron Station, NC

  • Boat Type: Chris Craft – Timeless Spirit
  • Year Built: 1954
  • Year Restored: 2013
  • Builder: Gary Gechter
  • Material: Wood
  • Measurements: 45′ x 12′
  • Display: Water

#659 – Chris Spach, Mount Pleasant, SC

  • Boat Type: Cabin Cruiser – Miss Caroline
  • Year Built: 1952
  • Year Restored: 1998
  • Builder: Rose Bros. Harkers Island, NC
  • Material: Juniper Planking /Southern Yellow Pine Frame
  • Measurements: 32′ x 9.5′
  • Display: Water

#660 – Darrell M. Wolf, Burgaw, NC

  • Boat Type: Owens – Holiday
  • Year Built: 1961
  • Year Restored: Ongoing
  • Builder: Owens
  • Material: Mahogany, White Framing, Marine Ply
  • Measurements: 25′
  • Display: Water

#661 – Chris Bech, Georgetown, SC

  • Boat Type: Runabout – Rockin Robin
  • Year Built: 1951
  • Year Restored: 1992
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: Wood
  • Measurements: 19′ x 6′
  • Display: Water

Jim Varner

#663 – Jim Varner, Charleston, SC

  • Boat Type: Special Runabout – Love Me Tender
  • Year Built: 1950
  • Year Restored: 1993
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: Mahogany
  • Measurements: 17′ x 68″
  • Display: Land

#664 – J.L. Hamrick, Cherryville, NC

  • Boat Type: Utility – 006
  • Year Built: 1959
  • Year Restored: 2013
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: Mahogany Plywood
  • Measurements: 18′ x 6’8″
  • Display: Water

#665 – Hank Tiller, Georgetown, SC

  • Boat Type: Lobster boat – Cost+
  • Year Built: 1963
  • Year Restored: 2005
  • Builder: Bunker & Ellis
  • Material: Wood
  • Measurements: 34′ x 10’3″
  • Display: Water

#667 – Carson Benton, Myrtle Beach, SC

  • Boat Type: Runabout – The Wood Shed
  • Year Built: 1941
  • Year Restored: 2009
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: Mahogany
  • Measurements: 16′
  • Display: Land

2014 Classic Inboard Power – 50 years or older

Darrell Wolf Cabin Cruiser

#651 – Darrell M. Wolf, Burgaw, NC

  • Boat Type: Cabin Cruiser – Holiday
  • Year Built: 1961
  • Year Restored: Ongoing
  • Builder: Owens
  • Material: Mahaogany, white oak & marine ply
  • Measurements: 25′ x 8′
  • Display: water

Robt Newman Huckins

#652 – G. Robert Newman, Mount Pleasant, SC

  • Boat Type: Huckins – Li’l Monster
  • Year Built: 1960
  • Year Restored: never restored, just maintained
  • Builder: Huckins
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 16′ x 98″
  • Display: water

Dana Smith- Chris Craft 1939

#653 – Dana Smith, Greensboro, NC

  • Boat Type: Inboard – Just Perfect
  • Year Built: 1939
  • Year Restored: 2005
  • Builder: ChrisCraft
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 21′
  • Display: land

Starboard

#654 – Jerry Pope, Wilmington, NC

  • Boat- Type: Elco – Ruby
  • Year Built: 1930
  • Year Restored: 2012, 2013 , 2014
  • Builder: Elco
  • Material: White oak keel and ribs, juniper planking, mahogany cabin
  • Measurements: 27′ x 8’4″
  • Display: water

#655 – Thomas Parker, Jr., Millington, MD

  • Boat Type: Chesapeake Bay Buy Boat – Thomas J
  • Year Built: 1948
  • Year Restored: 2000
  • Builder: J.S. Jenkins
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 52′ x 17’6″
  • Display: water

Herb Deloach Century

#656 – Herb DeLoach, Chattanoga, TN
Category Winner

  • Boat Type: Utility (Runabout) – Lil Dixie Girl
  • Year Built: 1956
  • Year Restored: 2009-14
  • Builder: Century
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 16′ x 5’8″
  • Display: land

Ted Parish

#657 – Ted Parish, Georgetown, MD

  • Boat Type: Chesapeake Bay Buy Boat – Nellie Crockett
  • Year Built: 1925
  • Year Restored: ongoing
  • Builder: Charles Dana
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 65′ x 20′
  • Display: water

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#658 – Charleston Classics, Isle of Palms, SC
Special Award

  • Boat Type: Blanchard Motor Cruiser – Colleen
  • Year Built: 1929
  • Year Restored: Continual
  • Builder: Blanchard
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 36′ x 11′
  • Display: water

Read more about this rare Blanchard cruiser HERE
Video of Colleen from 1930s


Chris Bech

#659 – Chris Bech, Georgetown, SC

  • Boat Type: Racing Runabout – Rockin Robin
  • Year Built: 1951
  • Year Restored: 1994
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: Mahogany
  • Measurements: 19′ x 6′
  • Display: water

#660 – John Tinney, Wilmington, NC

  • Boat Type: Core Sounder – Karen
  • Year Built: 1943
  • Year Restored: 1995
  • Builder: Ed Willis
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 43′
  • Display: water

#661 – James L. (J.L.) Hamrick, Cherryville, NC

  • Boat Type: Cavalier Custom Utility – 006
  • Year Built: 1959
  • Year Restored: 2014
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: Mahogany plywood
  • Measurements: 18′ x 6′ 8″
  • Display: water

Jim Varner

#662 – Jim Varner, Charleston, SC – It’s Jim’s 25th GWBS!
Special Award

  • Boat Type: special runabout – Love Me Tender
  • Year Built: 1950
  • Year Restored: 1989
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: mahogany
  • Measurements: 17′ x 5’6″
  • Display: land

#663 -Gary L. Gechter, Iron Station, NC

  • Boat Type: Chris Craft – Timeless Spirit
  • Year Built: 1954
  • Year Restored: 2005-2013
  • Builder: Chris Craft /restored by Gary Gechter
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 45′ x 12′
  • Display: land

#664 – Christopher & Lindsey Stang, Charleston, SC

  • Boat Type: Lyman Utility – Adele
  • Year Built: 1959
  • Year Restored: Yesterday & Tomorrow
  • Builder: Lyman
  • Material: plywood hull, mahogany deck
  • Measurements: 23′ x 8
  • Display: water

Osprey

#665 – Osprey Partners LLC/Donnie Buhrmaster, Mt. Pleasant, SC

  • Boat Type: Charter – Osprey
  • Year Built: 1960
  • Year Restored: every year
  • Builders: Gillikin
  • Material: Honduran mahogany, oak, juniper
  • Measurements: 61′ x 17′
  • Display: water

#666 – Richard Lombardo, Conway, SC

  • Boat Type: Runabout
  • Year Built: 1938
  • Year Restored: 2012
  • Builders: Chris Craft
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 16′ x 4.5′
  • Display: land

#667 – Susan & Hank Tiller, Georgetown, SC

  • Boat Type: Lobster boat – Cost+
  • Year Built: 1963
  • Year Restored: 2005
  • Builder: Bunker & Ellis
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 34′ x 10’3″
  • Display: water

#668 – Steve Simon, Southport, NC

  • Boat Type: Electric Launch – SISU
  • Year Built: 1934
  • Year Restored: In progress
  • Builder: Electricraft
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 15′ x 49″
  • Display: land

#669 – Bryan Hornsby, Lugoff, SC

  • Boat Type: Runabout – Woodpecker
  • Year Built: 1957
  • Year Restored: 2007
  • Builder: Unknown / kit
  • Material: Plywood
  • Measurements: 13’6″ x 50″
  • Display: land

2013 Classic Inboard Power – 50 years or older

Osprey

#651 – Osprey Charters/Donnie Buhrmaster, Mt. Pleasant, SC

  • Boat Type: Passenger vessel – Osprey
  • Year Built: 1960
  • Year Restored: every fall when we haul out
  • Builders: Gillikin
  • Material: Honduran mahaogany, white oak, and juniper
  • Measurements: 61′ x 17′
  • Display: water

Alan Hills

#652 – Alan Hills/Leif Eriksson, New Bern, NC

  • Boat Type: Lapstrake Sea Skiff – Li’l Rascal
  • Year Built: 1957
  • Year Restored: preserved
  • Builders: Chris Craft
  • Material: Fir, plywood, mahogany
  • Measurements: 18′ x 6′
  • Display: water

#653 – John Tinney, Wilmington, NC

  • Boat Type: Core sounder – Karen
  • Year Built: 1943
  • Year Restored: 1995
  • Builder: Ed Willis
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 43′
  • Display: water

Ted Parish

#654 – Ted Parish, Georgetown, MD
Special Award

  • Boat Type: Chesapeake Bay Buy Boat – Nellie Crockett
  • Year Built: 1925
  • Year Restored: ongoing
  • Builder: Charles Dana
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 67′
  • Display: water

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#655 – Adrea Helfrich-owner/ Eric Norman-Captain, Hilton Head Island, SC
Category Winner, People’s Choice Winner

  • Boat- Type: Elco 50 – Rebel
  • Year Built: 1928
  • Year Restored: ongoing
  • Builder: Elco
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 50′ x 13′
  • Display: water

Starboard

#656 – Jerry Pope, Wilmington, NC
Special Award

  • Boat- Type: Elco – Ruby
  • Year Built: 1930
  • Year Restored: 2013
  • Builder: Elco
  • Material: wood (hull is sheathed)
  • Measurements: 27′ x 9’4″
  • Display: water

#657 – Chris Spach, Mt. Pleasant, SC

  • Boat Type: Fly Bridge Cabin Cruiser – Miss Caroline
  • Year Built: 1952
  • Year Restored: 1998 to present
  • Builder: Rose Brothers, Harkers Island, NC
  • Material: juniper on southern yellow pine frames
  • Measurements: 32′ x 9.5′
  • Display: water

Peace & Plenty

#658 – Mitch Parker, Ocean City, MD
Special Award

  • Boat Type: Deluxe Sedan Cruiser – Peace & Plenty
  • Year Built: 1950
  • Year Restored: every year
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 33′ x 11′
  • Display: water

Tyson Hanslik

#659 – Tyson Hanslik, Wilmington, NC

  • Boat Type: Cabin Cruiser – Pequod II
  • Year Built: 1948
  • Year Restored: ongoing
  • Builder: Matthews
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 40′ x 12′
  • Display: water

#660 – Thomas Parker, Jr., Millington, MD

  • Boat Type: Chesapeake Bay Buy Boat – Thomas J
  • Year Built: 1951
  • Year Restored: 2005
  • Builder: J.S. Jenkins
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 51′ x 17′

Chris Bech

#661 – Chris Bech, Georgetown, SC

  • Boat Type: Racing Runabout – Rockin’ Robin
  • Year Built: 1951
  • Year Restored: 1992
  • Builder: Chris-Craft
  • Material: wood, mahogany
  • Measurements: 19′ x 6′
  • Display: water

#662 – Christopher & Lindsey Stang, Charleston, SC

  • Boat Type: Lyman Utility – Adele
  • Year Built: 1959
  • Year Restored: 2000
  • Builder: Lyman
  • Material: plywood hull, mahogany deck
  • Measurements: 23′ x 8
  • Display: water

Jim Varner

#663 – Jim Varner, Charleston, SC

  • Boat Type: special runabout – Love Me Tender
  • Year Built: 1950
  • Year Restored: 1993
  • Builder: Chris Craft
  • Material: mahogany
  • Measurements: 17′ x 5’6″
  • Display: land

#664 – Thomas Penney, Conway, SC

  • Boat Type: Runabout – Southern Gal
  • Year Built: 1955
  • Year Restored: ongoing
  • Builder: Chris-Craft
  • Material: wood, mahogany
  • Measurements: 26′ x 7.5′
  • Display: water

#665 – Susan & Hank Tiller, Georgetown, SC

  • Boat Type: Lobster boat – Cost+
  • Year Built: 1963
  • Year Restored: 2005
  • Builder: Bunker & Ellis
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 34′ x 10’3″
  • Display: water

John Williams

#666 – John & Benny Williams, Versailles, KY
Special Award

  • Boat Type: Stepped Hydroplane – Mercury Maid
  • Year Built: 1932
  • Year Restored: 1995
  • Builder: Ventnor
  • Material: mahogany
  • Measurements: 16′
  • Display: water

#667 – Tommy Graham, McClellanville, SC

  • Boat Type: sedan – Sara
  • Year Built: 1934
  • Year Restored: 2006 -2010 by owner
  • Builder: Chris-Craft
  • Material: wood, mahogany
  • Measurements: 18′ x 5’7″
  • Display: land

Douglas Wright

#668 – Douglas Wright, Charleston, SC

  • Boat Type: 1959 Bristol Fisherman – Anne
  • Year Built: 1958
  • Year Restored: 2011-2013
  • Builder: Bristol Boat Corp of Maine
  • Material: mahogany
  • Measurements: 21′ x 6′
  • Display: land

2012 Classic Inboard Power – 50 years or older

#401 – Thomas Parker, Jr., Millington, MD

  • Boat Type: Chesapeake Bay Buy Boat – Thomas J
  • Year Built: 1951
  • Year Restored: 2005
  • Builder: J.S. Jenkins
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 51′ x 17′

#402 – Christopher & Lindsay Stang, Charleston, SC

  • Boat Type: Lyman Utility – Adele
  • Year Built: 1959
  • Year Restored: 2000
  • Builder: Lyman
  • Material: plywood hull, mahogany deck
  • Measurements: 23′ x 8
  • Display: water

#403 – Thomas Penney, Conway, SC

  • Boat Type: Runabout – Southern Gal
  • Year Built: 1955
  • Year Restored: ongoing
  • Builder: Chris-Craft
  • Material: wood, mahogany
  • Measurements: 26′ x 7.5′
  • Display: water

#404 – Chris Bech, Georgetown, SC
Category Winner

  • Boat Type: Runabout – Rockin’ Robin
  • Year Built: 1951
  • Year Restored: 1992
  • Builder: Chris-Craft
  • Material: wood, mahogany
  • Measurements: 19′
  • Display: water

#405 – Martin Gruber, Surfside Beach, SC

  • Boat Type: Chris-Craft Cavalier
  • Year Built: 1958
  • Year Restored: 2012
  • Builder: Chris-Craft
  • Restored by: Martin Gruber
  • Material: wood, mahogany
  • Measurements: 17′ x 6’6″
  • Display: land

#406 – Tommy Graham, McClellanville, SC

  • Boat Type: sedan – Sara
  • Year Built: 1934
  • Year Restored: 2006 -2010 by owner
  • Builder: Chris-Craft
  • Material: wood, mahogany
  • Measurements: 18′ x 5’7″
  • Display: land

#407 – Peter McGhee, Charleston, SC

  • Boat Type: Dual Deluxe Runabout model 101 – Lady Kay
  • Year Built: 1941
  • Year Restored: ongoing
  • Builder: Chris-Craft
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 16′
  • Display: land

#408 – John Tinney, Wilmington, NC

  • Boat Type: Core sounder – Karen
  • Year Built: 1943
  • Year Restored: 1985
  • Builder: Ed Willis
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 43′
  • Display: water

#409 – Jim Varner, Charleston, SC

  • Boat Type: special runabout – Love Me Tender
  • Year Built: 1950
  • Year Restored: 1993
  • Builder: Chris-Craft
  • Material: mahogany
  • Measurements: 17′ x 68″
  • Display: land

#410 – Johnny C. Moore, Sugar Grove, NC

  • Boat Type: Cruiser – Blue Fin
  • Year Built: 1959
  • Year Restored: 2000
  • Builder: Morton Johnson
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 33′ x 10′
  • Display: water

#411 – Frank Rupp, Charleston, SC

  • Boat Type: Sea Skiff Ranger – Wave Toucher
  • Year Built: 1959
  • Year Restored: 2005
  • Restored by: Chris-Craft
  • Material: marine ply lapstrake
  • Measurements: 22′ x 8.5′
  • Display: water

#412 – Jerry Pope, Wilmington, NC

  • Boat Type: Elco – Ruby
  • Year Built: 1930
  • Year Restored: 1992
  • Builder: Elco
  • Material: wood & sheathed wood
  • Measurements: 27′ x 9’4″
  • Display: water

#413 – Stephen Michael, Awendaw, SC

  • Boat Type: Century Craft Resorter – Dancer
  • Year Built: 1956
  • Year Restored: 2008
  • Builder: Century
  • Material: wood
  • Measurements: 19′
  • Display: land

#414 – Chris Spach, Mt. Pleasant, SC

  • Boat Type: Fly Bridge Cabin Cruiser – Miss Caroline
  • Year Built: 1952
  • Year Restored: 1998 to present
  • Builder: Rose Brothers, Harkers Island, NC
  • Material: juniper on southern yellow pine frames
  • Measurements: 32′ x 9.5′
  • Display: water