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EXY JOHNSON SEA TRIALS
On April 11, 2003, ST/V Exy Johnson was taken out of the L.A. Harbor for her builder's sea trial. The newly appointed captain and crew unfurled the sails for the first time between Catalina and the California coastline. Click any thumbnail to see a larger image.

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April 11, 2003 >>>>>>>

All photos on this page were taken during the first builder's sea trial for ST/V Exy Johnson on April 11, 2003. Our thanks to Gregg MacEllven, purchasing agent for the Brigantine Boatworks, for piloting Exy's dinghy and enabling us to get these great "first sail" shots.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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