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Honor roll of centenarians

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MP&G keeps a list of restorations it has completed. Of the 47 projects that were tracked since the late 1970s, the ones here involved boats that are at least 100 years old.

Spartan

Mink, 32-foot 1914 Herreshoff Buzzards Bay 25

Complete restoration 2013-2014

Maribee, 25-foot 1914 Herreshoff Buzzards Bay 15

Complete restoration 2013

Amorita (former Adelaide II), 43-foot 1905 Herreshoff New York 30

Complete rebuild, new mast 2009-2011

(after collision and sinking)

External refinish, inside joiner work, repower,

systems 2003-2004

Structural upgrade 1994

Annual maintenance since 1995

Spartan, 72-foot 1913 Herreshoff New York 50

Completion of total restoration 2006-2011

Structural rebuild 1981-1989

Mischief, 36-foot 1914 Herreshoff Newport 29

Complete hull rebuild, new engine,

electrical system 2001-2003

Vitessa (former Anita, Vitessa), 32-foot 1914

Herreshoff Buzzards Bay 25

Complete restoration, rig change 2001

Snipe, 25-foot 1905 Herreshoff Newport 15

Complete restoration 1997-2000

Dolphin, 36-foot 1914 Herreshoff Newport 29

Complete hull rebuild 2000

Bagatelle, 32-foot 1914 Herreshoff Buzzards Bay 25

Completion of restoration begun by Walter Ansel,

rig change 1999

Sanderling, 24-foot 1911 Mower/Dauntless Fishers Island One Design

Complete restoration 1995

Sadie, 27-foot 1914 Herreshoff sloop

Completion of restoration begun by The Mariners’ Museum 1995

Aria (former Whitecap), 32-foot 1914 Herreshoff

Buzzards Bay 25

Museum display restoration 1992

Neith, 53-foot 1907 Herreshoff cutter

Principal participants in major restoration 1980-84

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