SANDPIPER, Brooklyn, NY – 1964
Captain Joseph Finale's "SANDPIPER" from Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, NY circa 1964. Stevenson's Boat Works, Great Kills, Staten Island, NY built her in 1962. In 1967, Captain Arnold "Speedy" Hubert bought the boat and she became the "SPEEDY III" from Point Lookout, NY. She later sailed as the "NORTH STAR" from New York, NY and spent a few years sailing from Belmar, NJ as Captain Dom Vitolo’s "SKIPPER". She was later moved to Hilton Head, SC and was dismantled in 2001. Photo courtesy of Captain Frank Dorio.