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Whaling ship Charles W. Morgan to Sail
On May 17 the Charles W. Morgan, the world's last remaining wooden whale ship will embark on an unprecedented 38th voyage.

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Club Project: Nina

At the January meeting, JGTSCA members selected Nina, a flat-bottom sailing skiff, as the next club building project.

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Welcome to the John Gardner Chapter of the
Traditional Small Craft Association

Whether you have an interest in traditional boatbuilding, messing about in small boats, or helping to preserve our maritime heritage -- come join us and share the comradery of kindred spirits. We invite you to attend one of our meetings, go for a row, or help with our next boatbuilding project.

"Our obligation is to make sure that the richness of our small craft heritage
is passed on intact to the generations that will come after us
." -- John Gardner

Northeaster Dory

Northeaster Dory Named in Honor of SSG Edwin Rivera

JGTSCA member Wil Iturrino described the construction of his 17' Northeaster dory. Wil named the dory SSG Edwin Rivera in memory of his cousin who was tragically killed while serving in Afghanistan.

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Nina plans

Building the Sailing Skiff Nina

The JGTSCA have decided that the next club boatbuilding project will be the Atkin design sailing skiff Ninal.

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