Hand-Crafted Boats of Old Currituck : Fishing & Boating on the Carolina Coast
by Travis Morris


Overview - Before sleek factory boats dominated Currituck Sound, locals piloted these waters in hulls made by hand. Some still can be seen today--beautiful works of art designed for the utility of travel, fishing, hunting, scouting and touring. They figure prominently in recollections of a bygone sportsman's paradise, and native storyteller Travis Morris offers this engaging collection based on anecdotes, interviews and detailed craft descriptions.  Read more...

 
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Overview
Before sleek factory boats dominated Currituck Sound, locals piloted these waters in hulls made by hand. Some still can be seen today--beautiful works of art designed for the utility of travel, fishing, hunting, scouting and touring. They figure prominently in recollections of a bygone sportsman's paradise, and native storyteller Travis Morris offers this engaging collection based on anecdotes, interviews and detailed craft descriptions. It's an insider's history of Currituck's boating heritage featuring the famed Whalehead Club, an accidental run-in with the Environmental Protection Agency and a harrowing U.S. Coast Guard rescue.

 
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  • ISBN-13: 9781626196483
  • ISBN-10: 1626196486
  • Publisher: History Press (SC)
  • Publish Date: July 2014
  • Page Count: 127
  • Dimensions: 8.9 x 5.9 x 0.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.6 pounds


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