New Zealand Maritime Index



Source: Boating New Zealand
Reference ID:12001006
Publisher:Independent News Auckland Ltd
Year2001
MonthJuly
Number179
Page:51 - 52
Title: Vintage Viewpoint. The Reids - Part 4
Author: Kidd, Harold; Elliott, Robin
Abstract: Focuses on James Reid Jnr from his return to Auckland at age 16 to his death in 1972. He was a rigger at Colonial Sugar Refinery for many years and later worked as a shipwright for the Auckland Harbour Board from which he retired. Along the way he built a number of cruising yachts among them SEA CALL, LEISURE HOUR, CLEAR SKIES AND TIDE RHYTHM.
Descriptor 1: Biographies
Illustration: Sepia tone, SEA CALL under construction 1951


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