Any other 1940 Double Staterooms out there?

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Any other 1940 Double Staterooms out there?

Postby rchristen » Wed Sep 02, 2009 11:09 pm

I have one of only 7 42' Double Staterooms built in 1940. Does anyone know if there are any others still on the water?

Mine is in Seattle, though it was originally sold in the Clevland area.
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model of one

Postby LaBob » Tue Nov 08, 2011 11:03 am

Close as I can come to it.. LOL
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So many beautiful models to build, so little time. sigh..
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In VA Maybe

Postby evansjw44 » Tue Nov 08, 2011 3:47 pm

One was here in the Detroit area for many years. It was sold a year or two ago and moved to VA where it is undergoing a restroration. I know of a couple of craftsmen that have contact with the new owner.
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40'double

Postby doubleboater » Tue Nov 08, 2011 6:37 pm

Bob very nice model .... ive seen other models of yours..... very nice....
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Postby jfrprops » Tue Nov 08, 2011 10:52 pm

Jim, where is that boat here in Va.?

John in Va.
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41' Double cabin

Postby evansjw44 » Wed Nov 09, 2011 9:38 am

I don't actually know. A friend of mine has been there to see it off-loaded. Another friend has been there and he's making a new stem for it.
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Postby Mark Christensen » Wed Nov 09, 2011 9:54 am

rchristen, post pics of your boat! I love the old cruisers.
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Postby mcisaac inc » Wed Nov 09, 2011 11:33 am

:D I wonder if Don Danenberg still has is? That was the biggest silver tarp I or we ever put over a boat. It covered 1/2 of Manistee County. ............marmcisaacinc.com
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Detroit CC Double Cabin

Postby evansjw44 » Wed Nov 09, 2011 3:59 pm

Here's some pics as she left Detroit

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Postby jfrprops » Wed Nov 09, 2011 4:21 pm

Jim, try to find where she is in Va....we might go visit while you are here...

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19?? custom Argentine Runabout 16'
1956 Whirlwind runabout 16'
1954 Whirlwind deluxe dual ckpt 16'
1921 Old Town Charles River 17' (founding Captain, James River Batteau Festival)
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40 Footer Contact

Postby evansjw44 » Mon Nov 28, 2011 3:02 pm

Her's the contact information on the 40 footer that came from Detroit.

Al Goolsby
434-841-7883

Maybe you identify yourself as having gotten the contact info from a club member with fiends in Detroit.
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Postby jfrprops » Mon Nov 28, 2011 5:36 pm

Jim,

See you at Newport News and will disucss, thanks, john
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19?? custom Argentine Runabout 16'
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1921 Old Town Charles River 17' (founding Captain, James River Batteau Festival)
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1937 40ft Chris Craft

Postby gumby15 » Mon Mar 26, 2012 5:43 am

Hey guys just found this post about the After Hours 40ft C/C i now own boat here in Bedford Co Va ,she has gotten a new stem and several planks re placed then i had heart attack set me back on restoration, a lot of history behind this old cruiser. Built for K T Keller President of Chrylser Corp, I might have to sell her if interested, Alex in Va
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Postby RRGadow » Mon Mar 26, 2012 6:48 am

Where are you in Virginia exactly?
www.Carolinabrightworks.com

mobile varnish / paint serving VA / NC

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Postby Katanna » Mon Mar 26, 2012 6:03 pm

Its ashame to see that boat in that shape. I grew up at the marina where that boat was stored. It was always kept in a covered well. Was always in top condition.

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Postby gumby15 » Tue Mar 27, 2012 5:58 am

Yes it is Steve i think that JBM let it stay uncovered and the harsh winters hurt her, but shes under cover now in Va trying to be saved by myself the After Hours will see water again!! under new name Sweet Melissa. Good Lord willing. Any rich guys out there want to throw about 30K my wy i might let her go? Alex in Va :D
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Re: Any other 1940 Double Staterooms out there?

Postby LaBob » Wed Aug 28, 2013 11:22 am

Anything new on this beautiful boat??????????????????
Scrapped or saved?
So many beautiful models to build, so little time. sigh..
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