The historic Plover went out for sea trials on March 5 after having its engine replaced. The trials are to ensure that the
engine works properly under a full load at full power.
1) The Plover awaits its passengers while moored in Blaine Harbor.
2) Captain Sam Clemens, r., chats with Tom Douthwaite while steering the boat out of the harbor.
3) While the Plover is set at full power, Richard Sturgill examines the engine for leaks.
Photos by Brandy Kiger