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post #23 of Old 08-28-2013
Lubrdink
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Re: New Old Boat

1970 Newport 27 built like a tank. Original Atomic 4. After 43 (yes FORTY-THREE) years still a great boat and we enjoy it about every weekend. Bought for $3500 with trailer two years ago and put maybe two grand in it since then.
Worth every penny and would do it again any day and twice on Sundays.

"Sailing with a hero"
Honoring S/Sgt Glenn English, Jr, Congressional Medal of Honor for heroism that cost his life in Viet Nam, 9/7/70.
Newport 27 built 1970-Hull # N270088
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