1910 Yawl 48'
Walter Savage Wright, the current owners' great grandfather, bought her out of receivership, perhaps in 1911 (not positive), and gave her to the current owner's grandfather, Howard Walter Wright. The boat was given as a graduation present from high school! The current owner, Bill Wright, commissioned the restoration and the family tradition will hopefully continue for many years.Siwash held the ‘Round Catalina Elapsed Time’ record for 27 years (1910’s – 1930’s).
The current owner, Bill Wright, commissioned the restoration and the family tradition will hopefully continue for many years. The 2017 reconstruction included new laminated purple heart stem and frames, floor timbers, and mast step. The boat was completely re-planked with Philippine mahogany, edge glued, and encapsulated in epoxy. The galley and head were retrofit with new cabinetry, appliances, plumbing, and electric.