Originally Posted by salamandyr
I've got a line on what is reported to be a 1976 Ericson, .
Assuming you mean Newport? They made a 28 and a 30 (among others, of course)... the 28 is a C&C design, I believe the 30 was Gary Mull.
They look quite different. Here's the 28 (which could well measure at over 29 feet with the bow pulpit overhang)
..And the 30: