Seaman was well known for building the seaworthy 'Nauvoo' Surf Boat and he built this custom boat with watertight compartments and hand rails on the keel, for righting the boat if capsized at sea. Little did Harbo and Samuelsen expect this feature would be used at least once in the middle of the Atlantic Ocean during heavy seas.
Harold L. Seaman was the son of the boat builder who, as youngster backed-up most of the rivets and at age 91 reconstructed ‘from old photographs, shop records and memory, lines and measurements, correct within a fraction of an inch’ a full set of plans
In 1975 a replica of the Fox was built by the Long Branch Ice Boat and Yacht Club (LBIBYC) of New Jersey with the participation of Harold L. Seaman.
Surf boat race to run surf club crews PULLing together surf club ; A fire that should've gutted a club, has inspired its members
Feb 11, 2011; SURF clubs are a tight-knit bunch. If one is down, another will always lend a hand. "It's what we have found," Yamba Surf Life...