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Originally Posted by GulfIslanderEric View Post
Mine is the S/V Erica. It is not custom finished except for one of the main cabin berths was converted into a dinette table. We are hoping to start travelling south in May sometime. Maybe we'll see you north of Cape Caution! Beautiful areas!

Thanks for your reply. For your information, I was able to get in touch with Bill Wolferstan and he was able to solve some of the mystery surrounding lack of information on the Gulf Island 29. Bill thinks that only about 6 of them were built at Chine Boat Yards in Vancouver. He does not know at what stage of production they were sold but his had an external transom hung rudder wheras all the others were internal rudders. Bill and his wife Clementian enjoyed "great sailing in Tumbo for 25 years".
My boat also has one of the cabin berths converted into a dinette and I do intend to post some pictures if I ever get the process figured out.

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