ATOMIC III, Brooklyn, NY – 1984
Captain Joe Miller's "ATOMIC III" from Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, NY circa 1984. The boat was built in 1978 by Yank Boat Works at Tuckahoe, NJ as Captain Gerry Nappi's "TRAVELER". She was originally designed to be 75 feet in length, but a berth of that size was unavailable at the time and she was built shorter at 65 feet.
The boat later became the "CAPT. BOB JOSEPH" from Captree, NY, Captain Joe Miller's "ATOMIC III" from Sheepshead Bay, Captain Al Coley's "BETTY W" from Sheepshead Bay, Captain Patrick Gillen's "CAPT. GILLEN III" from Captree, NY, and Captain Charlie Buser's "CAPTREE STAR II" from Captree and is currently sailing as Captain Des O'Sullivan's "CELTIC QUEST IV" from Port Jefferson, NY.