Port Townsend Boatyards-Shipwrights

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Western Flyer, bow detail, author, John Steinbeck and Ed Ricketts chartered this purse seiner fishing boat to explore the Gulf of California, the Sea of Cortez, in 1940 resulting in the book: The Log of the Sea of Cortez. The boat sank recently and is being refurbished at the Port Townsend Shipwrights Cooperative, Port Townsend, Puget Sound, Washington State.