“Life Time”, a 1964 17′ Century Resorter, has come home. In the fall of 1963, Bruce Bone, of Marble Lake Michigan, ordered a 1964 17’ Century Resorter from Holiday Marine on Lake James, Indiana. It just so happens to be the only boat ever ordered from the Century factory with orange interior. He brought it…Details
This week’s featured ACBS chapter is Lake Champlain. Clicking on Lake Champlain will take you to more information about this chapter, show the events they have already posted for the coming year, and some news stories and pictures that have come from their chapter. The Antique and Classic Boat Society is made up of 55…Details
Gallery of pictures shared by Todd Spence of the Michigan Chapter The featured boat is a 1988 Hacker Boat Company Triple Runabout, 26 feet long. “Flashy” is powered by a General Motors 454 V8. Today, when you click on the “Read More” button, you will see a slide show of pictures submitted to the website…Details
Rhubarb is a 22 ft. 1961 Shepard. Rhubarb is a Shepard Model 110 V-Drive powered by a Chrysler 413 300 hp engine. “Rhubarb” is owned by Scott Mason & Patty Ludden who are members of the Pacific Northwest Chapter. Rhubarb was entered in the Preserved Classic Utility Class at the 2016 International Boat Show held at…Details
Apache X is a 1959 Belmont Utility. This Classic is 19′ long and powered by an 8 cylinder Cadillac engine with 250 hp. Edward and Deborah Scott of the Northern California/Lake Tahoe Chapter own Apache X. Who can tell us more about Belmont boats? Send us pictures and information about other Belmont boats. Photograph was taken…Details
Miss Pickle is a 1958 Philbrick Utility. She is 17’6″ long and powered by an 8 cylinder Pontiac with 270 hp. This Philbrick is owned by Bill and Jill Straub. They are members of the Northern California/Lake Tahoe Chapter of ACBS. Miss Pickle was photographed by Forrest Bryant at the 2016 ACBS International Boat Show at…Details
This week’s feature is the Southern California Chapter. Clicking on Southern California Chapter will take you to more information about them, show the events they have already posted for the coming year, and some news stories and pictures that have come from their chapter. The Antique and Classic Boat Society is made up of 55 chapters.…Details
Barracuda is a 1955 Arena Craft Sportster. This Arena Craft is owned by Dan and Kathleen Arena who are members of the Northern California/Lake Tahoe Chapter of ACBS. She is 20′ long and powered by a Ford Interceptor 292. Barracuda was awarded the platinum designation in the Restored Classic Utility Class and given the Best…Details
The Antique and Classic Boat Society will hold its winter Board of Directors quarterly meeting at the Mission Inn in Howey-in-the-Hills, Florida on March 23, 2017. This meeting is in conjunction with the Sunnyland Chapter’s Boat Festival held in nearby Tavares, FL on Lake Dora. More complete lodging and meeting information may be found here. All…Details
Lunadanza is a 1970 Riva Ariston 22’4″ long. This Riva Ariston is powered by an 8 cylinder Crusader 220. She is owned by John and Allyson Fryhoff, members of Northern California/Lake Tahoe Chapter of ACBS. Lunadanza was awarded a platinum recognition in the Preserved Classic Runabout Class at the 2016 ACBS International Boat Show held at…Details
Twin Finn is a 1959 Chris Craft Continental. This 21 ft. Classic Boat is powered by a Chris Craft 283. She is owned by James & Cyndi Atkinson who are members of the Payette Lakes Chapter of ACBS. Twin Finn received a Gold Award at the 2016 Antique and Classic Boat Society’s International Boat Show held…Details
2017 promises to be a nautical year!
There are things to do and places to go! The ACBS Events Calendar will help you fill your new calendars with learning experiences, travel plans, and just plain fun things to do.
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