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LAHAINA’S VOYAGING CANOE CELEBRATED
Photo by Charlie Osborn Photography in Lahaina and Caption via Katherine Smith
Thousands of people donated money, time and supplies to allow a little group of Hawaiian canoe builders to pull this off — a triumph of Hawaiian spirit and will. Mo’okiha o Pi’ilani: Wood, 63 ft long, 20 ft wide, Fiberglas-coated double hulls, double-masted, lashed together with 9 miles of nylon rope, crew of 14, weighs 11 tons, one long-shaft outboard engine for docking. USCG International Registry.
BELOW: THE SCENE EARLIER PHOTOGRAPHED BY VOICES OF MAUI TALK STORY, LLC.
READY TO LAUNCH HISTORIC CANOE
Lahaina’s own voyaging canoe, built over 18 years with very wide community support,
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July 11, Mala Wharf, 8:45 a.m. Sailors and canoe builders this morning prepare for launch of Lahaina voyaging canoe 17 years in the building. Voices of Maui was the only photographer recording the early preparations.
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EXCLUSIVE: First Photo: Historic o’iokina o Pi’ilani Launch
July 11, Mala Wharf, 8:45 a.m. Sailors and canoe builders this morning prepare for launch of Lahaina voyaging canoe 17 years in the building.
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