The Launching of Louise and Wanita

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  1. Aotea

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    BOAT LAUNCH JONESPORT LOUSE AND WANITA.jpg

    Loren Faulkingham shared this great video on Maine Lobster Boats on FB (a public page): "Launching a new boat old school on Beals, Me. This boat was built by Mariner Beal for Raymond Smith from Jonesport."

    Here's the link to the video: My memories
     
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    That is awesome. Louise and Wanita looked strong! Who needs a Brownell Trailer!!! Planks down Main St and a pickup work plus the family and friends.

    My family just drove down that road less than a month ago and we will be back again soon. We all can’t wait. I only wish that I could see that happen again when we get there.

    The place is still special though.
     
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    Thanks for posting that. Made my day.
     
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    Yup... great vintage video. Thanks for sharing
     
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    Really good Video thanks !! And the rednecks think they invented the saying "Git er Done" . Yankee ingenuity at it's finest and a head knowing what Can and Can't be done !! Love it. :)
     
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    if that was now , 30 people would be on cell phones pushing with 1 hand
     
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