Y14 CONTESSA –Working

Y14 Contessa Overview Updates Sailing Racing Restoration Photos Update Nov 7, 2016: Y14, now “Contessa,” is restored.  She made the road trip from Berkshire Wooden Boat in Pittsfield, MA to her new home at Chautauqua Lake. Have learned that old boats...

Y42 Flotsam

Y42 Flotsam Y42 Flotsam was built in 1963 and has an amazing track record of being in exceptional condition, never requiring restoration, never breaking a rib.  Flotsam was the last of the Yankees to be built by John Linderman: he used laminated frames and all bronze...

Y40 Tarfon

Y40 Tarfon Y40 Tarfon was built by John Linderman and his sons, for their personal use. It was the second of three Yankees that John Linderman would build for his family. Y40 Tarfon boat stats built: 1956 builder: John Linderman and sons home port: Port Townsend, WA...

Y19 Dawn

Y19 Dawn Charlie Steigerwald owned Dawn in the 1950’s and then 32 years later reacquired and restored his boat. About Y19 Dawn My dad, Charlie Steigerwald, bought the boat and brought it to CYC in the 50’s. He sold it in 1965 to my uncle, Bob Sessions,...

Y46 Charlie Beyer’s Boat

Y46 Charlie Beyer’s Boat Y34 Flame has been completely restored by Fred Anderson Boat Works and is now sailing on San Francisco Bay. Photos from Nov 2015. Click an image to see it larger. Note the boat has all new stainless screws,  90% new frames, 90% new floor...