GIRALDA, Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, NY – 1934
Captain Dave Martin's "GIRALDA" from Pier 6, Sheepshead Bay, Brooklyn, NY circa 1934. The "GIRALDA" was built in 1896 by James M. Baylis & Son at Port Jefferson, NY as a luxury yacht. Captain Martin purchased her in 1914 and converted into a party fishing boat. As noted on this advertising postcard, Captain Dave Martin indeed was a pioneer of offshore wreck fishing.