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Our Clubhouse being constructed in 1931
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Club at our 100th birthday in 1985
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Fishing Sloops in Rockport circa early 1900s
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Harbor activity in 1890
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Rockport Harbor and the "Great White Fleet"
visible in Sandy Bay behind the breakwater
Early 1900s
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Rockport Harbor circa 1911
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Harbor scene in 1920s
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Some of our fleet in the 1930s
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Fishing fleet tied along Motif#1 in 1911
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More of the fleet in early 1900s
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Sloop near Thacher Island - early 1900s
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U.S. Navy fleet in Sandy Bay - early 1900s
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Howard Blackburn in Sailing Dory
Sandy Bay - early 1900s
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Sloop off Rockport - early 1900s
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Bearskin Neck in early 1900s
Looks a little different today!
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Boarding launches at T Wharf in 1908
From Sandy Bay Historical Society
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Another view of passengers boarding launches
to visit War Ships anchored in Sandy Bay

This is not our current launch
circa 1930s
U.S. Navy North Atlantic Squadron - 1906?
From Library of Congress
U.S. Navy North Atlantic Squadron - 1906?
From Library of Congress
U.S. Navy North Atlantic Squadron - 1906?
From Library of Congress

Motif #1 - early 1900s

Everett Wilkins, Monroe Hale,
& David Pierce - 1930s
Ron Brown with boats- circa 1943
Sailing Instructors Bruce Engel
and Charlie Clark - 1972
Richard Kuehne, Gifford Beal, Jerry Clark
1933 Curtis Cup Races at Pleon
Betty Engel christening the new Committee Boat with Commodore Ted Engel looking on. July 4, 1971
Star - Circa 1950s
Cape Ann Star Fleet 50th Anniversary - 1981
Club Party, 1950s - Photo by Carlton "Dyke" Brown


Sandy Bay Yacht Club, P.O. Box 37, 5 T Wharf, Rockport, MA 01966 USA
(978)546-9433 Clubhouse, (978)546-6240 Office

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