Holiday III

Holiday III

Member Type: 

Vintage

Boat Name: 

Holiday III

Year: 

1957

Length: 

37'

Breadth: 

11'-6"

Draft: 

3'

Builder: 

Les Nelson / Hanson

Place of Build: 

Seattle

Official Number: 

WN 3890 RW

Designer: 

Ed Monk Sr.

Owner: 

Wendell Brunk

Fleet: 

  • Pacific Northwest

Home Port: 

1818 Westlake, Seattle

Info: 

Investigation has only just begun.  I first saw the boat in 2011 and have been watching her and have been her skipper ever since.

Hull Const: 

Hull Construction: Western Red Cedar on oak, Mahogany house, plank on frame construction, carvel planking with traditional oakum seams. Canvas over felt over plywood decking. fastened with steel (original) and bronze (partially refastened)

Engine Info: 

230 hp Chris Craft 327Q inboard engines with velvet drives. Straight shaft thru hull with flax packed shaft log. Cruising speed 10-12 knots.