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Forum: Boating 09-10-2017, 06:48 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 3,775
Posted By WJT2
first boat

Alumacraft is a great boat and a long standing name as well. I spent many summers on Birch island and the Alumacraft I was allowed to use had a 5-1/2 HP Evinrude Fisherman motor. Great on gas...
Forum: Boating 09-08-2017, 10:05 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 2,344
Posted By WJT2
The 44th Annual Antique and Classic Boat Show...

The 44th Annual Antique and Classic Boat Show is/was sponsored by the New England Chapter of the Antique and Classic Boat Society. The 45th show will be on July 28th 2018. www.necacbs.org The...
Forum: General Discussion 08-27-2017, 11:12 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,791
Posted By WJT2
Famous People

Seth and Eloise Armen were owners of Steamboat Island for many years and they also owned The Lakes Region Playhouse. On more than one occasion they would be host to actors coming to the playhouse...
Forum: Restaurant Information & Reviews 08-17-2017, 06:01 PM
Replies: 124
Views: 47,419
Posted By WJT2
As the kids like to say "back in the day". I was...

As the kids like to say "back in the day". I was very lucky to spend 20+ years around Alton Bay. Sandy Point, Pops, Mals & Sals, Dockside, pizza and a movie at Oak Birch. All were very good and...
Forum: General Discussion 08-14-2017, 11:45 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,925
Posted By WJT2
Hornbeam Bridge

I have great faith in Bruce Heald and the many HISTORIANS of Birch and Steamboat Islands. Always referred tom as Iron Wood and built by Leander Lavallee as he was so commissioned by W. E. Tucker in...
Forum: Marketplace 08-10-2017, 01:44 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,538
Posted By WJT2
I know where there is a sweet 15' Penn Yan 1957...

I know where there is a sweet 15' Penn Yan 1957 exc cond. on a usable TeeNee Tilt trailer Mid 60's Johnson O/B 25 or 30 HP. I am waiting to have pictures sent and I will forward. This is an awesome...
Forum: Boating 07-30-2017, 07:18 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 2,872
Posted By WJT2
Rinkerguy...THINK

This boat show has been on the lake for 44 years, always the last Saturday in July followed by a July Sunday. I bet you and your plastic boat and attitude have not been. This show brings in PLENTY of...
Forum: General Discussion 07-29-2017, 11:24 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 4,925
Posted By WJT2
Birch Island/Steamboat Island Bridge

The bridge connecting these two islands was made of Hornbeam wood. It was built by Captain Leander Lavallee back in the 1920's. Leander was Captain Ed Lavallee's father, Ed was Captain of the Mount...
Forum: General Discussion 07-20-2017, 10:39 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 3,331
Posted By WJT2
Sanders Lobsters

Time to get with your neighbors and take their order. Then a quick road trip to Sanders Lobsters in Portsmouth NH not that far. Prices start at $6.99 for soft shell chix and go up from there. Fresh...
Forum: General Discussion 05-11-2017, 12:18 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,895
Posted By WJT2
Harvester

That Aquatic Plant Harvester is the type being used in Alton Bay (as I remember) back in the 70's/80's . The one in the video seems more complex but the drum on the stern that could be lowered into...
Forum: General Discussion 05-10-2017, 12:35 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,895
Posted By WJT2
Descant and Real Big Guy thanks for the input....

Descant and Real Big Guy thanks for the input. The more I am learning about 2,4-D the less concerned I am about negative effects. It seems to be somewhat tried and true. Why wait until after Labor...
Forum: General Discussion 05-10-2017, 10:26 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,895
Posted By WJT2
Milfoil

I simply went to Google and typed in "getting rid of Milfoil" brought up some interesting web sites and lots of information. Give it a look
Forum: General Discussion 05-09-2017, 03:39 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 17,895
Posted By WJT2
Milfoil Problems 1978

I remember back in the late 70's the University of New Hampshire (I believe through Gov't grant) was doing some extensive work in Alton Bay to stop the Milfoil from creeping out of Merrymeeting River...
Forum: General Discussion 04-12-2017, 10:29 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 255,619
Posted By WJT2
Thanks for the update. Be a good day for a...

Thanks for the update. Be a good day for a Steelcraft!
Forum: General Discussion 04-06-2017, 12:07 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 12,280
Posted By WJT2
Talking Top Ten Beach List

The writer for the Globe, Chris Morris , needs to get out more! He probably grew up on Havey Beach along the Charles River in Dedham MA. :D
I love the Lake, but really Weird Beach? Like prevoius...
Forum: Boating 04-04-2017, 10:43 AM
Replies: 114
Views: 80,705
Posted By WJT2
Headway Speed

So at HS/6 MPH you will travel about 528 ft per minute. So by extending the NWZ it will take you about an extra 2 minutes on a round trip visit Meredith next summer. Bonus is you get to relax an...
Forum: General Discussion 04-04-2017, 10:22 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 255,619
Posted By WJT2
Mink Island View

The view shows West end of Jolly and Birch Islands , East Side of Bear with Six Mile , Little Six Mile and Far Ozone to the North. Is that correct? Thanks for your many photo's
Forum: General Discussion 03-23-2017, 10:39 AM
Replies: 214
Views: 255,619
Posted By WJT2
Keep an eye on Lilly Pond

Lily Pond usually goes out about a week ahead of Winnie. Anyone know the status there? Great pictures and video's. Keep them coming.
Thanks
WJT2
Forum: History 02-20-2017, 10:02 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 12,485
Posted By WJT2
Snuggle Bunny II

I have tried to find info from reg. #'s but the state of NH Dept of Safety will not or has not given out that info. In the photo there appears to be a NH reg # on starboard side of hull near the bow....
Forum: General Discussion 08-22-2016, 09:48 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 2,341
Posted By WJT2
Concession Boat

Does anyone remember George Sawyer and his boat, Lyman, Milky Way? George ran a grocery boat service to some of the island from Gilford area. He would deliver your shopping list right to your dock....
Forum: Boating 08-12-2016, 11:22 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 27,201
Posted By WJT2
Glastron

Jason, if you are still looking I may know where there is one available in MA. Boat only no outboard, may have a trailer. Can't get all the info until folks return from vacation. Let me know.
Forum: History 07-23-2016, 12:14 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 11,707
Posted By WJT2
Well the Uncle Sam II was a PT boat that was...

Well the Uncle Sam II was a PT boat that was converted to a personal yacht/cruiser. Somehow it found it's way to Lakeport to become the Uncle Sam II replacing the Uncle Sam that served for many years...
Forum: History 07-22-2016, 08:50 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 11,707
Posted By WJT2
Mail Boats

Uncle Sam, Uncle Sam II (PT- Boat), Sophie C, (Lakeport and Weirs) TONIMAR (Alton Bay), now on the lake as Great Escape, BLUE GHOST (Wolfeboro). The Uncle Sam, Uncle Sam II and Sophie C are the only...
Forum: Boating 08-10-2015, 11:03 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 3,149
Posted By WJT2
Markers by Lincoln Island

I looked at the chart and there are a series of markers west of Lincoln Island.
Passage there can get confusing if the person reading the chart confuses Lat and Long lines with dashed safe passing...
Forum: Boating 07-29-2015, 09:45 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 6,188
Posted By WJT2
Anchor Woes

Check out ROCNA Anchors. New style and engineering. Seems to have past the test by inventor. Check it out.
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