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Issue 113 Table of Contents

February/March 2011

The current issue of Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors magazine is on newsstands and in the mail now! To order your copy or to subscribe, just call us toll free: 800-565-4951. To whet your appetite, selected departments are available online: click here or use the links (in blue) below.

FEATURES

Small House, Big Views Smart design and first-class craftsmanship make a guest cottage feel like a much grander main house. BY KIM RIDLEY |
PHOTOGRAPHS BY BRIAN VANDEN BRINK

The Vista Revealed The British-born painter Rackstraw Downes, once a hard-edge abstractionist, discovered his panoramic muse in Maine. BY CARL LITTLE

The Pope and Count Senni’s Cows,
or How Radar Came to Be
Ever wonder, when you’re relying on radar to navigate the coast of Maine, how that electronic device was invented? BY ALESSANDRO VITELLI

BOATS OF THE YEAR 2010 Our annual roundup of boatbuilding projects
from Maine and beyond.
BY JENNIFER WILSON MCINTOSH
Maine’s Boatbuilders Branch Out
by John K. Hanson
Mermaid and Haj, The Apprenticeshop
by Art Paine
Back Cove 30, Back Cove Yachts
by Peter Bass
Sweet Pea, Carpenter’s Boat Shop
by Brian Robbins
Downeast Roundup, (Bass Harbor Boat Shop, D.N. Hylan, Jeff’s Marine, Padebco Custom Yachts, and South Shore Boatworks)
by Peter Bass
The e33 and the C.W. Hood 32, Lyman-Morse Boatbuilding and C.W. Hood
by John Snyder
The Jane Stevens, Maine’s First Ship & Morse High School
by Phil Showell
by John Snyder Phebe, Damian McLaughlin, Jr.
by Art Paine
NorseBoat 21.5, NorseBoat Sailing & Rowing Cruisers
by John Snyder
The Tessie Ann, Robinhood Marine Center
by Ben Ellison
Bolero, Rockport Marine
by Art Paine
Betsy and Petress, Wilbur Yachts and York Marine
by John K. Hanson, Jr.
Northern Spy, Yachting Solutions
by Ben Ellison
DEPARTMENTS

PUBLISHER'S LETTER

BOATYARD DOG® It’s a Bird!

LETTERS We welcome your comments, and we print them too!

VIEW FROM THE PORCH Yacht spotting, dock walking, biathlon talking, casino knocking BY PETER BASS

AWANADJO ALMANACK One of the things I love about winter is having time to think BY ROB MCCALL

A POSTCARD IN TIME The Ring. First it was there.... BY PETER H. SPECTRE

SALTWATER FOODWAYS Spuds. The third time is the charm BY SANDRA L. OLIVER

BOOK REVIEW My Yacht Designs by Chuck Paine REVIEWED BY JOHN K. HANSON, JR.

MAINELY GOURMET Craignair Inn, Spruce Head BY PETER H. SPECTRE

GUNKHOLING WITH GIZMO Jonesport’s Sawyer Cove BY BEN ELLISON

Maine Boats, Homes & Harbors, Issue 113 Issue 113 | February/March 2011 Volume 23 | Number 3 | Click image to expand
On the cover: The launching of the Sparkman and Stephens-designed yawl, Bolero, after a full refit at Rockport Marine. Photograph by Billy Black. Click image to see a larger view.

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