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Monday, November 6, 2017

The three yacht clubs in marblehead, massachusetts.

I haven't been in any of the three yacht clubs in Marblehead, Massachusetts, for some years, but I remember how each used to demonstrate physically its place on the New England social ladder. Out on Marblehead Neck, where all the summer people have their places, are the Eastern Yacht Club and the Corinthian Yacht Club. Old families with old money — that is, families that have been in the area (including the Boston area) for a number of generations — belonged to the Eastern Yacht Club. No one else was allowed to join. The clubhouse itself always looked to me as if it might collapse. It needed stain or paint, there always seemed to be a loose board or two out on the porch, and the dining and other facilities were modest, though with a certain quiet, old charm. However, belonging to the Eastern meant you were "in." If you didn't belong, you were "out" — and might just as well join the Corinthian Yacht Club.
The Corinthian accepted new people with new money, and its clubhouse and docks were new, meticulously maintained, modern, and posh. To a Texan or anyone else not knowledgeable in New England ways, inspection of the physical facilities of the Eastern and the Corinthian back in those days would have caused the Corinthian to be the immediate and obvious choice. From the New England point of view, that would be all well and good. As my aunt on my father's side once told me, "A Texan may be a braggart, but he can never be a snob."    
Then there was the Boston Yacht Club, located across the harbor from "the Neck," in the town of Marblehead. It was always considered the place for those not in any way interested, or able to be interested, in social considerations. It was for townspeople. So its clubhouse was neither run down nor posh. It was straightforward, perfectly comfortable, practical. Of course, some members of old area families, particularly the young ones with old money, deliberately chose the Boston Yacht Club over the Eastern. That's a related but slightly different form of snobbery, which was negated completely if you belong to both, as some did.
- Judson Hale, Inside New England < http://amzn.to/2x2m576 > 

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Very amusing, but where does the Boston Yacht Club fit in this pecking order--the yacht club on the other side of the harbor not on "The Neck" and the sponsor of the venerable Marblehead-Halifax Ocean Race?

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In my opinion, it's number 1!!

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Meghan, right? :)

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This all reminds me of the book The Status Seekers written in 1959 by Vance Packard. It's one of the most searing and sardonic looks at social status I've ever read. It really opened my eyes.

Jud with one d - I bet he'd write it the same way now!

But what about Pleon?

Pecking order is quite a bit different today. And Marblehead has 3 clubs on the town side and 3 clubs on the neck side.

Hilarious, but I think a Texan can be a snob. A lot are old southern families going back to the First Families of Virginia and the Jamestown group can be just as snobby as the Plymouth haha

If that's the case you will never know it because FFV and Jamestowne Society members do not brag. The snobs are the Highland Park new monied.

For many years my family enjoyed "belonging" at the Boston Yacht Club. We always parked just outside that quite small parking lot at the club and for good reason. We would take the launch out to our sailboat and sound the horn for pickup when it was time to get a ride back at the end of the day....one prolonged, two short if my memory serves me right. What a wonderful aura to the place...until they finally figured out we weren't actually members! Ooops! My father had an uncanny knack for walking into places he didn't belong as if he owned them. Ultimately we joined the Corinthian for real...I think. If we weren't members there I feel for whoever had to pick up our food tab at the pool.

That is a great story, I'll bet your father is/was an interesting man.

Are these ‘rules’ still applied in 2018 ? I am a member of the Royal Cape Yacht Club ( 44 years good-standing) and I can tell you things have changed. When I joined in 1974 I was given a ‘look up, and down’. I recall a superior of mine, possibly twice my age, who applied at the same time but was ‘blakballed’ as not being ‘suitable’. Somehow I doubt this still goes on. Except perhaps at certain clubs in the St James club area in London.

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Marblehead Model Yacht Club still sailing strong

July 12, 2023 by Ryan Vermette

At nearly 131 years old, one of the town’s most historic clubs is still alive and well.

Meeting on Saturdays and Sundays, members of the Marblehead Model Yacht Club gather at Redd’s Pond to set sail, remotely. Standing at the edge of the pond, each of the captains place their model yachts in the water. 

The boats then drift toward the starting line, and the race is off. 

Going at a speed of roughly 1 nautical mile per hour, the yachts have no motor, so with joysticks in hand, members can only control the boats by moving the sails with the remote control. 

MMYC Commodore Biff Martin, a native Marbleheader who grew up within arms reach of Redd’s Pond, said that he has been involved with model yachts since he was old enough to play with them. 

“I love doing it,” Martin said. “To me it’s a great hobby, there’s a number of thousands of people in the country that think it’s a great hobby and probably tens of thousands in the world that do it.”

The club’s history dates back to 1892, when some form of what is now the Marblehead Model Yacht Club began racing yachts at Redd’s Pond. Thirty-eight years later, MMYC member Roy Clough created the Marblehead Class, which is now used in model-yacht pond racing across the globe and was at one point the most used model in the world. Martin said that today, it is still in the top three most used globally. 

The MMYC today actively races the International Marblehead Class, the CR 914, the Vintage Marblehead Class, the DF95 and DF65, and the American Marblehead Class, which Martin invented with the help of a friend.

The American Marblehead Class includes all Marblehead Class boats from 1931 to present day. 

The club notes on its website, however, that all classes are welcome and if there is great interest in a class, races will be arranged for it.

Martin said that he has built many models himself and is close to finishing a number of others. He said that building a CR 914 kit will take about 30 hours. When he builds a Marblehead Class from scratch, it can take up to 75 hours because of the attention to detail that Martin gives his yachts. 

“If you build it the way I do, they’re carved, rather than plank-on-plank,” Martin said. 

The club begins racing in March and race days take place on Saturdays at 1 p.m. and Sundays at 10 p.m. until early November. Afterward, racing continues through the cold weather until the pond freezes over. 

Though the model yachts are powered by sails, Martin said the pond is a tough place to catch wind because of the tree cover around it. 

“It makes it swirly,” he said. “Everybody that did free-sail sailing here realized that if you could sail here, you could sail anywhere in the country.”

The club currently has around 40 members who participate in racing. Though numbers have been declining throughout the years, Martin said that three newcomers have joined recently. Model yacht racing, like many other hobbies, takes time and practice, but Martin said that you can catch on quickly if you take the time to watch others.

“A lot of people are hesitant to try something like this. It’s not a long (learning) curve and if you watch what other people do and steal what they’re doing, you can be very successful in a short period of time,” Martin joked.

Ryan Vermette is the Item's Marblehead reporter. He graduated from Springfield College in 2021 with a Bachelor's degree in Communications/Sports Journalism. While in school, he wrote multiple sports articles for the school newspaper, the Springfield Student, and joined Essex Media Group in August, 2022. Ryan is a college basketball fanatic and an avid Boston sports fan and in his free time, enjoys video games and Marvel movies.

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Culture, History, and Charm: What Makes Marblehead a North Shore Gem

Marblehead has a long and illustrious past—from the founding of the navy to becoming a world-class destination for yachting..

Even those not from the North Shore, or Massachusetts for that matter, have probably heard the expression, “Dawn breaks on Marblehead.” That might be all they know about the peninsula accessible only through Salem, Swampscott, and the Atlantic Ocean. It refers to part of the eastern seaboard that is the first to receive the day’s light. But Marblehead is known for so much more than a longitude point on the globe; it brims with a long history and culture in the making of our country.

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With a population just under 20,000, Marblehead, located 17 miles north of Boston, attracts tourists from around the world throughout the summer—when we are not living through a pandemic, of course. Settled in 1629, the town played a pivotal role in the founding of the nation.

A must-visit for history buffs is the Marblehead Museum, which includes three sites within walking distance of each other in the historic district: the J.O.J. Frost Gallery, the Jeremiah Lee Mansion (one of the finest examples of Georgian architecture that still exists in the United States), and a permanent Civil War collection located in the meeting room for the Marblehead Post #82 of the G.A.R. (Grand Army of the Republic).

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According to its executive director, Lauren McCormack, the museum highlights four centuries of Marblehead history, which includes the Revolutionary and Civil Wars. “Marblehead lived several lives throughout its diverse history,” McCormack notes. “It began as a fishing town, then it became a mercantile hub. In the mid-19th century, the shoe industry took over before it became the yachting capital of the area.”

Speaking of history—the town’s motto is Where History Comes Alive—Marblehead claims to be the birthplace of the American Navy. It shares that title with Beverly, its neighbor across Salem Sound. Historians clash over the true biological mother of the nation’s blue-and-gold armada.  The debate centers on the schooner Hannah, which George Washington, then general and commander of the Continental Army, commissioned on September 2, 1775, as our first maritime vessel to fight the British. Massachusetts State House reporter Christian M. Wade captured the crux of the dispute in two sentences: “The Hannah was owned and manned by Marblehead residents. It was modified and launched in Beverly.”

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Being one of the more affluent North Shore communities, it is no surprise that the coast of Marblehead brims with yacht clubs. In fact, boats are designed and restored, and sails are still made in this village. During the summer, residents and visitors can dock their vessels at the Marblehead, Corinthian, Eastern, Boston, Dolphin, or the Pleon yacht clubs. Most of these clubs began by small groups of wealthy gentlemen seeking to gather like-minded boating aficionados. Although Marblehead Yacht Club dockmaster Bill Kilham boasts that they have “the friendliest folks in town,” Boston is the oldest yacht club not just in Marblehead (it was organized in 1866), but in all of New England. Like other yacht clubs, it is available for dining and private functions. It also houses a 13-room hotel for members and guests.

According to official town historian, Don Doliber, Marblehead became the yachting capital of the region for several reasons. One being the town’s location between Boston to the south and elite communities to the north, such as Beverly Farms and Manchester. “Marblehead also has a rich history and tradition of coastal and international trade to Europe, the West Indies, and South Africa,” Doliber states. More than anything, though, the beauty of the harbor has attracted recreational boaters for generations.

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For the foodie, the town is filled with a variety of eating houses with fare ranging from the quick-and-simple to the elegant. Among the local favorites is The Landing, located adjacent to the docks where it procures daily catches. Favorites from the kitchen of chef Stephen James include the swordfish Mediterranean and the lobster mac and cheese. The bar offers a host of delectable rum cocktails as well as ice-chilled draughts.

Devotees of live performances can catch one of almost a dozen annual productions at the Marblehead Little Theatre (MLT), rated one of the 50 best small-stage playhouses in America. Julie Menard, president of the board of directors, has been with the troupe since 2009 and has seen the playhouse, formerly a firehouse, come from its former shell to the multipurpose black box theatre it is today. Her hope, especially once the COVID-19 pandemic ends, is that “patrons can leave their problems outside and see the theatre as a respite.” MLT appeals to a wide audience offering what Menard calls “a diverse palate of productions for all tastes.”

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Marblehead is the quintessential New England town. Walking its meandering lanes and side streets (some of them former cow paths) one feels the lure of an unhurried time. From the architecture, to the gravestones that mark the resting place of 600 Revolutionary War soldiers in the Old Burial Hill cemetery (one of the oldest graveyards in New England), to the elegant Harbor Light Inn, to Wayne George’s F.L. Woods nautical clothing boutique, to Fort Sewall overlooking the 1835 lighthouse in Chandler Hovey Park, to the white sails that fill the harbor, Marblehead is a picturesque town from another era. 

The Details

Date of settlement 1629, date of incorporation 1649, area 19.6   square miles, population 19,808, zip code 01945, median household income $ 115,500.

Notable Residents Playwright Eugene O’Neill, actress Estelle Margaret Parsons, American investor Peter Lynch, hockey player and winner of the Stanley Cup Shawn Kenneth McEachern, architectural critic Ada Louise Huxtable, inventor Joseph Dixon

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NEWS 2024 Season Racing Schedule Coming Soon American Marblehead Class Website   1930 Model Yachting booklet          

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Birthplace of the "Marblehead Class" and home to the new " American Marblehead Class" . If it's a Marblehead we sail them!

We also have a large fleet of CR 914 s sailing as well as Dragon boats ... and International, AMYA Ms .

Anyone interested in learning about, watching, or participating in the sailing of these yachts check out our 2019 schedule under the "Racing Information" tab to see our schedule.

In the schedule you'll see three designations for Marbleheads.

AM American Marblehead Class (encompasses all years)

M is for more modern designs @1990 designs and up.

VM is for Vintage Marbleheads , designs up to @1972. It has two divisions, Traditional and High Flye r.

AM stands for the new American Marblehead which encourages any Marblehead from any era to sail together and be scored according to it's division. Marbleheads from all eras, whether home built or professionally built all share two basic traits. They measure 50 inches long and are allowed 800 square inches of sail.

If you've got a boat 50 inches long bring it to the pond and let our group see what you have.

Come on down and join us!

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Renegade – Soverel 33′

Posted by HarborMoor Crew | Dec 17, 2020 | Commodores , Racers | 0 |

Renegade – Soverel 33′

“My new passion is forming and chairing the MYC History Committee with a goal of writing a MYC History Book…We learned that the club was originally founded as a dory rowing club in 1878. “

Renegade , Soverel 33′ Interview with the Captain — Commodore John Murray, Marblehead Yacht Club

On the Marblehead Yacht Club  

How would you describe what makes the Marblehead Yacht Club so special? The MYC is Marblehead’s most casual yacht club with excellent launch service and a good BYOB dining on the deck. We are a volunteer yacht club which means members help out or join one of the many committees to help plan activities.   Volunteering keeps our membership costs reasonable. 

What are you most proud of that happened at Marblehead Yacht Club during your watch?   On my watch, I was instrumental in a few changes at the MYC. The first accomplishment was getting a shower designed, budgeted and built; the lack of a shower was a constant source of complaints by members who slept on their boats.   Next, was the reincarnation of the Downeast Challenge race from Marblehead to Boothbay Maine in 2018 with co-chair Eliot Shanabrook.   Last year, the Downeast Challenge had 21 boats including the largest shorthanded long-distance fleet in northern New England.   My new passion is forming and chairing the MYC History Committee with a goal of writing a MYC History Book.   We have a fun and engaging team researching old records, maps, photos and documents.   We learned that the club was originally founded as a dory rowing club in 1878; its members later switched to dory sailing including the Town Class and designed the Town Class logo used today. We appreciate any old-timer stories about the club so feel free to reach out!   We look forward to completing the research and publishing a New York Times Best Seller.

About the Boat Why did you choose to buy a Soverel 33? I was looking for a high-performance race boat for a skipper on a budget.   The Soverel 33 has a great reputation as a fast boat and fun to sail.   It is the sailboat equivalent of a classic Corvette Stingray.  

What other kinds of boats did you consider before buying this model? I was considering a Hobie 33, another classic 1980’s racing machine. I preferred the Soverel 33 because it had standing headroom and a roomy interior.   I still think about the Hobie 33. 

How did you come to find her before purchasing? Jim Da Silva a fellow sailor I know from BYC Wednesday nights and the Beringer Bowl, knew I was in the market for a Soverel 33 or Hobie 33 as I had recently sold my S2 9.1 sailboat Torch . He connected me with the US Merchant Marine Academy in Kings Point, NY that had a fleet of Soverel 33’s they were selling off to make room for newer boats for the cadets.   I bought the best one in the fleet for a good deal and sailed it from Long Island Sound to Marblehead in 2019.   Jim later told me that he had raced on Renegade several years ago and won the Soverel 33 National Championships in her; he even gave me his Renegade Team shirt!

Who first introduced you to boating/sailing? My dad who grew up sailing in Quincy, told me he took me racing in his Indian class sailboat when I was 2.   I spent my childhood cruising around Cape Cod with the family of 7 in my father’s Columbia 26 sailboat named Rights of Man .   I was about 8 years old when I took my first solo sail in our dinghy named Women’s Rights in Hadley’s Harbor; I was hooked!   When I turned 14 my dad bought me an old wooden Beetlecat that I raced in West Yarmouth, MA and won national championship a few years later. 

What boats have you previously owned? Beetlecat, J24, Etchells 22, Tartan 10, Ericson 39 and S2 9.1

What are the features you like most about your boat? Besides the sleek lines, I like the well-balanced feel of the helm.   I love the big open cockpit – lots of room for sailing and hanging out with friends.   I also like the simple spartan interior – not many systems to worry about breaking.

What improvements have you added or do you plan to add? I replaced all my standing rigging the first year after my headstay broke. I also replaced my fuel tank when it leaked. I am consider adding a roller-furler jib in a year or so.

How do you typically use your boat over the summer, and where do you go? I love Wednesday night racing, the perfect excuse to go sailing with some friends after work and enjoy a cigar and a couple beers – life is good.   My favorite races are the BYC Berringer Bowl to P-Town and the MYC Downeast Challenge to Boothbay Maine; both are overnight destination races so you get to arrive somewhere different and both have excellent post-race parties.   I love cruising Maine and took and my 10-year old son back from Boothbay these past few years. I enjoy sailing to Cape and the Islands and have done the Vineyard Cup regatta a few times and spent this summer cruising to Cuttyhunk and back with my 2 sons. My wife enjoys an overnight to Misery Island or Boston harbor. Hanging out on the mooring with a cigar and beer listening to music never gets old.

What is the biggest challenge you have in servicing your boat? The boat is pretty basic so not much work besides winterizing the engine and taking off all the junk the boat has collected all summer.

Do you have any advice for those looking to buy a Soverel 33′ like yours? If you are considering a Soverel 33 – buy it!   You will love it.

What’s the story behind the boat’s name? The boat was named Renegade by its original owner in 1985 and has a cool logo on the sides. The name fits.

CHECK IT OUT Click the gallery below for more photos and information about  Renegade !  

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With solemn hearts, we announce the passing of Nancy E. (Perkins) Arata of Marblehead, Massachusetts, whose presence will be deeply missed, having departed on May 26, 2024 at the age of 78. Family and friends are welcome to leave their condolences on this memorial page and share them with the family.

She was predeceased by : her parents, Mary Ruth and Clayton Perkins. She is survived by : her sons, Alex and Nat Arata; her daughters-in-law, Melissa Huggard Arata and Kelly Dietz Arata; her grandsons, Sebastian, Lucca and Dashiell; and her cousins, Ada Carolyn Perkins Osteen and Martha McSpadden. She is also survived by her nieces, nephews, and her grandnieces.

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    Welcome to the Marblehead Yacht Club Facebook Group. Established in the Spring 2013 to share event info, news, stories, and photos. www.marbleheadyc.org.

  3. Marblehead Model Yacht Club

    Photos 2024; Test page; Toggle navigation. Marblehead Model Yacht Club. Birthplace of the Marblehead Class Founded in 1892. Officers: Commodore: Joel White Secretary: Tom Hayden Treasurer: Jack Woods. Fleet Captains: CR914 Class: Tom Hayden M Class: Standley Goodwin DF95 Class:

  4. The Three Yacht Clubs in Marblehead, Massachusetts

    The Three Yacht Clubs in Marblehead, Massachusetts. Photos by Salt Water New England. It is hard to imagine some passages, such as this one written by Judson Hale in 1982, surviving the modern editor, which is one reason reading older books can be so entertaining. I haven't been in any of the three yacht clubs in Marblehead, Massachusetts, for ...

  5. Marblehead Model Yacht Club still sailing strong

    July 12, 2023 by Ryan Vermette. At nearly 131 years old, one of the town's most historic clubs is still alive and well. Meeting on Saturdays and Sundays, members of the Marblehead Model Yacht Club gather at Redd's Pond to set sail, remotely. Standing at the edge of the pond, each of the captains place their model yachts in the water.

  6. Marblehead Model Yacht Club

    Members are encouraged to send photos to be added. Boats and People; Historical; CR914 Nationals September 28-29, 2008 Hosted By MMYC; MMYC 75th Anniversary Regatta at Redd's Pond, August 2000 Start of a race for vane steered Vintage M Boats ©2002-2006 Marblehead Model Yacht Club

  7. Marblehead

    Built in 1878, the Marblehead Yacht Club on Cliff Street ( www.marbleheadyc.org ) is the most down-home of all. "This is by far the most inexpensive club," says club manager Steve Karger, who has been a member for 25 years. With food service Friday through Sunday (the MYC is BYOB), the club offers its 356 members three launches that cover ...

  8. Culture, History, and Charm: What Makes Marblehead a North Shore Gem

    Although Marblehead Yacht Club dockmaster Bill Kilham boasts that they have "the friendliest folks in town," Boston is the oldest yacht club not just in Marblehead (it was organized in 1866), but in all of New England. Like other yacht clubs, it is available for dining and private functions. It also houses a 13-room hotel for members and ...

  9. Marblehead Yacht Club

    Marblehead Yacht Club, Marblehead, Massachusetts. 500 likes · 25 talking about this · 686 were here. Marblehead Yacht Club is a yacht club in the heart of Marblehead's bustling boating community and bo

  10. Marblehead Yacht Club Historic Plaque Ceremony

    May 1, 2021. 10:00am. 4 Cliff Street. Marblehead, MA. Irish bagpipe music filled the air on the deck of the Marblehead Yacht Club as about 40 members and guests congregated for the historic plaque unveiling ceremony put on by the Marblehead Yacht Club History Committee. At 10:00 am, the club's cannon fired signaling the start of the event.

  11. Marblehead Model Yacht Club

    Vintage Marblehead Class. October 18, 2008 Redd's Pond : CR914 Nationals Hosted by MMYC. September 28-29, 2008 Redd's Pond ©2002-2010 Marblehead Model Yacht Club ...

  12. Marblehead

    The view of Marblehead Harbor looking southeast from just below Fort Sewell. Photo by Tom Richardson. MARBLEHEAD, WHICH CELEBRATED ITS 360TH ANNIVERSARY IN 2009, IS A SMALL TOWN WITH LONG BOATING TRADITION. LOCATED 18 MILES NORTH OF BOSTON, THE TOWN BOASTS A DEEP AND WELL-PROTECTED NATURAL HARBORTHAT'S HOME TO SOME 1,200 RECREATIONAL BOATS ...

  13. Marblehad Yacht Club (@marbleheadyachtclub) • Instagram photos and videos

    62 Followers, 36 Following, 2 Posts - Marblehad Yacht Club ... " 4 Cliff Street Marblehead MA 01945" 62 Followers, 36 Following, 2 Posts - Marblehad Yacht Club (@marbleheadyachtclub) on Instagram: "📍4 Cliff Street Marblehead MA 01945" ... Log in to see photos and videos from friends and discover other accounts you'll love.

  14. Marblehead Model Yacht Club

    Birthplace of the "Marblehead Class" and home to the new " American Marblehead Class". If it's a Marblehead we sail them! We also have a large fleet of CR 914s sailing as well as Dragon boats... and International, AMYA Ms.. Anyone interested in learning about, watching, or participating in the sailing of these yachts check out our 2019 schedule under the "Racing Information" tab to see our ...

  15. Renegade

    Posted by HarborMoor Crew | Dec 17, 2020 | Commodores, Racers | 0 |. "My new passion is forming and chairing the MYC History Committee with a goal of writing a MYC History Book…We learned that the club was originally founded as a dory rowing club in 1878.". Renegade, Soverel 33′. Interview with the Captain — Commodore John Murray ...

  16. Marblehead Neck Yacht Club and cottages

    Marblehead Neck Yacht Club and cottages Contributor Names Detroit Publishing Co., publisher Created / Published [between 1890 and 1899] ... For example, all photos published in the U.S. more than 95 years ago are in the public domain. The Library has also obtained permission for the use of many other materials, and presents additional materials ...

  17. Marblehead Yacht Club

    Marblehead Yacht Club, Marblehead, MA, United States Marina. Find marina reviews, phone number, boat and yacht docks, slips, and moorings for rent at Marblehead Yacht Club. ... Claim your business and make sure that your information, amenities, and photos are up to date for boaters looking for slips and services. Claim this Marina. Approach ...

  18. Marblehead Yacht Club-PRIVATE

    Marblehead Yacht Club-PRIVATE is a marina located in Marblehead, MA | N 42° 29.776', W 070° 51.137'

  19. Home

    Overlooking Historic Marblehead Harbor. Situated in Marblehead, Massachusetts, a town established in 1628 on Boston's North Shore, the Eastern Yacht Club is one of the oldest and most notable private yacht clubs in America and around the world. Established in 1870 by a group of Boston businessmen who joined together to develop their passion ...

  20. Waterfront Living

    Photos; Videos; About. OUR TEAM; Location; Builders & Financing; Area Attractions; EVENTS; ... Home; Waterfront Living; Whether looking for a year-round waterfront home or a vacation lake house, Marblehead Estates & Yacht Club awaits you. 3 Remaining Traditional Single Family Home Lots New Construction Waterfront Condos New Construction ...

  21. Dolphin Yacht Club (@dolphinyachtclubmarblehead) • Instagram photos and

    There's an issue and the page could not be loaded. Reload page. 1,063 Followers, 390 Following, 329 Posts - See Instagram photos and videos from Dolphin Yacht Club (@dolphinyachtclubmarblehead)

  22. Marblehead Estates

    Photos; Videos; About. OUR TEAM; Location; Builders & Financing; Area Attractions; EVENTS; ... Scott Prephan Broker, ComLink Realty & Developer, Marblehead Estates & Yacht Club. Contact Us. Phone: 419-806-9165. Need more information? GET IN TOUCH! Our Location. Clubhouse Sales Office. 2599 S. Waterside Ct. Lakeside Marblehead, OH 43440. View a ...

  23. Calendar

    MARBLEHEAD ESTATES & YACHT CLUB: UPCOMING EVENTS. 1st Annual Boat Expo with Clemons Boats! Start date: June 8, 2024 - End date: June 9, 2024. Time: 12:00 am - 12:00 am. More info. A Weekend shared with a top local watercraft dealer, Clemons Boats. Let's grill out with a drink in hand and live music right inside our marina!

  24. Christopher Dowley Obituary

    MARBLEHEAD - Christopher Lentell Dowley died on Sunday May 26th at his home in Marblehead, MA of complications from a bone marrow transplant for leukemia undergone 10 years ago. Chris was born on March 8, 1958 to Elizabeth and Robert Dowley in Troy, NY. He is the grandson of Marion and Leroy Dowley and the great-grandson of Augusta Lentell and ...

  25. Nancy E. (Perkins) Arata Obituary (1945-2024)

    She is also survived by her nieces and her grandnieces. A funeral service will be held on Thursday, June 6th 2024 at the Boston Yacht Club (1 Front St, Marblehead, MA 01945). Nancy's family has requested that remembrances be made through contributions to the Abbot Public Library Foundation in Marblehead, MA. Report this obituary.