BUCKY, Cape May, NJ – 1948
The "BUCKY" was built in 1948 by F. W. Smith Boatyard at Bena, VA for Captain Lavallette Buck and originally sailed from Cape May, NJ. Captain Michael Buban later purchased the "BUCKY". He relocated the boat to Elizabeth, New Jersey and sailed her from there until 1997.
She last sailed the Great Lakes as the excursion vessel "PHILOMENA D" until she was dropped from documentation in 2005.