Rebuilding Rose: The Tale of an Atkins Packet Sloop

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One afternoon in 1977, an unsuspecting Jim Spaulding arrived home from work to learn that his wife Cheryl had "rescued" a dilapidated 25-foot, gaff-rigged sloop from a date with the incinerator. Over the next six years, the Spauldings, along with a colorful cast of family and friends, faithfully restored the Atkins-design "Rose to its original beauty. This is their engaging story. The tale of "Rose culminates with the maiden voyage of the restored vessel on the Chesapeake Bay, but not before readers are treated to an ...

Rebuilding Rose: The Tale of an Atkins Packet Sloop 2004, Motorbooks International, Saint Paul, MN

ISBN-13: 9780760318843

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