CAPT. GILLEN II, Captree, New York – 1997
Captain Patrick Gillen's "CAPT. GILLEN II" from Captree, NY makes her way to the dock after a day of fluke fishing during the summer of 1997. This 70 foot wooden vessel was built in 1976 by Gillikin Craft Inc. at Beaufort, NC as Captain Richie Rade's "MARLIN IV" from Montauk, NY. She later became the "CAPT. DAN II" before becoming the "CAPT. GILLEN II". She was recently replaced by the "CAPT. GILLEN" and was sold to Captain James Peterson who will be sailing her as the "OSPREY" from Port Jefferson, NY.