Olmaha

Member Type: 

Classic

Boat Name: 

Olmaha

prev-names: 

Olmaha, Shoreleave, Continental II, Kodiac Bear, Litho

Year: 

1926

Length: 

60'

Builder: 

Martinac Shipyard

Designer: 

Unknown

Fleet: 

  • Canadian

OLMAHA  60'  1926 Martinac, Coal Harbour, Vancouver, BC

Heading to Victoria for the 2009 Classic Boat Festival: [Rick Etsell photo]

Historical Photos:

 

L: On maiden cruise to British Columbia a few days after launch from Martinac Shipyard in Tacoma

R: On Canadian shakedown cruise with crew, Olin Neikirk, owner, kneeling behind Canadian ensign.

 

In Commencement Bay in 1930 with OLin, MAude and HAzel Neikirk (ergo OLMAHA)
>>Olmaha was the Canadian Fleet Flagship for  2013

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Olmaha in Winter Cove

This photo was at sunset in Winter Cove, while Olmaha’s skipper was searching for a place to anchor. Enjoy!

Best Regards,
John Rodall
SV Holole’a