Seascout-Net Mail Archive for October of 1998: New Ship
Tue Oct 20 23:19:24 1998
The Ventura (CA) County Council is pleased to announce a new ship. We
are now a real (small) fleet (2 ships)!! In response to those that will
suggest that we appoint a Commodore - - - hold tight, its still way too
soon for that!
Ship does not have a name at this time. Will be chartered in Camarillo
California. It is possible that the Ship will be Mormon. Skipper is Al
Cheney. Al has previous experience with ships in the MOnterey CA area
as well as the Los Angeles Area.
I have not personally spoken to Al in a few weeks, but believe that the
Ship will be "traditional" and will center on power vessels. They
currently have a 26' Owens. We invited them to join in on our summer
cruises, but since they are Mormon it was difficult (they must be home
Al does not currently have email access. I will endeavor to keep him
informed. If anyone has messages for AL, send them to me at