HOWB 183 – Interview | Captain Robert d’Arcy on Schooner Martha’s 2014-2015 Yearlong Voyage

by admin on August 22, 2016


Today’s podcast is a recording I did with Robert d’Arcy Captain of the Schooner Martha, during the 2015 Port Townsend Wooden Boat Festival. We talked about Robert’s adventures with family and crew taking Martha on a yearlong voyage to Mexico, California, Hawaii and other far away places.

Check our HOWB 062 for an interview I did with Robert about his own wooden boat journey.

Click on the green player button above to listen to the podcast interview.

Here’s some pics to enjoy!

Martha was built in 1907 in San Francisco. She is sleek and shapely - one of my top 3 favorite boats in Port Townsend. Photo courtesy of Wooden Boat Dan.

Martha was built in 1907 in San Francisco. She is sleek and shapely – one of my top 3 favorite boats in Port Townsend. Photo courtesy of Wooden Boat Dan.

Martha's helm is amazing - a real piece of art! Photo by Wooden Boat Dan.

Martha’s helm is amazing – a real piece of art! Photo by Wooden Boat Dan.


Thanks for doing the interview Robert! I wish you the best with all your future boating endeavors!

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August 22, 2016

It is great to see (hear!) you back again. I have missed the podcast. I hope you keep them coming now that you have started up again 🙂 We are just coming into Spring down here in Perth Australia and I am about to launch my Iain Oughtred ‘Gannet’ that I have spent the last 18 months building. I have enjoyed catching up on the back episodes while I worked on it.




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