One of the boats featured in Stan Grayson’s book Cape Cod Catboats, this classic 25′ Wilton Crosby Catboat replica “Surprise” was built in 1972 by Newbert and Wallace of Thomaston, ME. The boat was constructed with cypress planks and white oak frames fastened with bronze fasteners. Recent restoration work: centerboard trunk, foredeck/mast partners, house sides/coamings, hatches, and hull refastening. Yanmar 3GM 27hp motor. New sail in 2016.