Category: wooden ship

Bear of Oakland, Byrd’s ship at Navy Yar…

Bear of Oakland, Byrd’s ship at Navy Yard – Boston
Leslie Jones, 1933
Boston Public Library Print Department, Leslie Jones Collection
Accession # 08_06_002237

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Thanks to @mattacme for the suggestion of Dana Story’s “Frame Up!”, which has become part of the reading this weekend.

Oak frames of the trawler Amagansett, 1912Main…

Oak frames of the trawler Amagansett, 1912
Maine Historical Society
Maine Memory Network, Item 7644

Angus Walters and Ben Pine aboard the Bluenose…

Angus Walters and Ben Pine aboard the Bluenose, Gloucester
Leslie Jones, October 1930
Boston Public Library Print Department, Leslie Jones Collection
Accession # 08_06_013527

5-masted Edna Hoyt in drydock Leslie Jones, 19…

5-masted Edna Hoyt in drydock
Leslie Jones, 1937
Boston Public Library Print Department, Leslie Jones Collection
Accession # 08_06_022915

Robertson and Hackett Sawmill and Wallace boat…

Robertson and Hackett Sawmill and Wallace boat yard at the south foot of Granville Street in False Creek
James Skitt Matthews, circa 1902
City of Vancouver Archives
Reference code  AM54-S4-: LGN 1064.2

Pacific Construction Ltd. shipyards, Coquitlam…

Pacific Construction Ltd. shipyards, Coquitlam, B.C.
[Likely the Imperial Munitions Board standard ships War Tyee and War Sumas]
James Skitt Matthews, 8 November 1917
City of Vancouver Archives
Reference code AM54-S4-1—: A-8-15.2  

4-masted schooners at Meriden Street drawbridg…

4-masted schooners at Meriden Street drawbridge, East Boston – Mary G. Maynard and others
Leslie Jones, 1920-1930 [Mary G. Maynard, launched 1920, foundered 14 July 1930]
Boston Public Library Print Department, Leslie Jones Collection
Accession # 08_06_016746

4-master tied up at Long Wharf, the Herbert L….

4-master tied up at Long Wharf, the Herbert L. Rawding
Leslie Jones, 10 February 1929
Boston Public Library Print Department, Leslie Jones Collection
Accession # 08_06_016713
[The original caption mentioned “to be turned into houseboat”, which seems rather ambitious.]

Schooner Herbert L. Rawding anchored at the Ea…

Schooner Herbert L. Rawding anchored at the East River wharf, Sheet Harbour
Nova Scotia Archives Photo Collection, Ships: Herbert L. Rawding / negative no. N-142