STARFISH, Sea Isle City, NJ – 1980
Captain Charles Shaffer's "STARFISH" from Sea Isle City, NJ circa 1980. She was built in 1980 by Lydia Yachts at Stuart, FL and is shown here on her sea trials in Florida. The "STARFISH" was 71 feet in length and was powered by two turbocharged 8-cylinder Detroit Diesels. She later sailed as the "CASINO CHALLENGER" and is presently sailing from Delaware as the "THELMA DALE IV". Photo Courtesy of Captain Jack Bogan.