Monthly Archives: July 2010

F.D. Crockett with the lights on!

Last night Chuck turned the deck and running lights on the boat. She’s getting ready for her trip to Reedville. We’ll be leaving early Thursday morning (July 29) for the reunion festivities at the Reedville Fishermen’s Museum on Thursday and … Continue reading

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First Fill-up!

Today the Crocketteers waited for high tide and headed over to Deltaville Marina on Jackson Creek to fill ‘er up for the first time. All went well as she took on 180 gallons of diesel. Prior to departure all of … Continue reading

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Artist’s Inspiration

                Watercolor artist Kathleen Noffsinger, long time supporter of the Deltaville Maritime Museum and Holly Point Nature Park, ¬†created a lovely painting of the F.D. Crockett at the museum docks for the opening … Continue reading

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Toe Rails, Bulwarks, and Electrical Spaghetti

During these hot still days the Crocketteers have been hard at work on the toe rails. John shaped them in the boatshop, and he, Fred, Johnny and Gordon have been installing them on the boat. John has finally had time … Continue reading

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