Building Steel Dreams
by Bill Parlatore
Back in 2001 when Bill Parlatore of PassageMaker magazine was researching this article, the owners of the 42-foot Coaster, Mary E planned to leave for Florida immediately after his visit to the shipyard where this amazing ship was constructed. They were onboard, provisioned, and ready to go.
You can take a step back in time and reread this article that chronicles the Mary E's journey from dream to reality . . .
To view the text version only follow this link: PassageMaker 2001 March