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Delivery Captain - Mahone Bay NS to Rock Hall, MD

Anyone know how I would find a delivery captain?
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Re: Delivery Captain - Mahone Bay NS to Rock Hall, MD

The type of boat to be delivered may elicit some responses.
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Re: Delivery Captain - Mahone Bay NS to Rock Hall, MD

The best way to find a competent delivery captain is to ask a yacht broker near you for a list of the captains he uses. Obviously you are only going to get top notch professionals, because no broker would use a lousy captain more than once.
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Re: Delivery Captain - Mahone Bay NS to Rock Hall, MD

You might try a PM to Dave a.k.a. "s/v Auspicious" on this board ... he's a delivery skipper based out of Annapolis.
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Re: Delivery Captain - Mahone Bay NS to Rock Hall, MD

just back from Mahone Bay on 10 August.
Know lots of sailors.
Boat details would help.
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Re: Delivery Captain - Mahone Bay NS to Rock Hall, MD

Try a good friend of mine, Tony Nastasse, licensed captain out of Rock Hall.
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Re: Delivery Captain - Mahone Bay NS to Rock Hall, MD

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Anyone know how I would find a delivery captain?
My sense is that you are running out of time for that especially if this is a small slow boat of the general type you have been considering. Few boats are in a condition to simply buy and sail 650 miles in hurricane season or in the North Atlantic in the late fall. You'd be way ahead of the game buying something closer.

But if you have you heart set on this particular boat you might try to reach Jon Eisberg who is a Sailnet Member. As others have suggested i would also suggest Dave, (SVAudacious).

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Re: Delivery Captain - Mahone Bay NS to Rock Hall, MD

Second Dave...aka SV Auspicious.
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