The lumber schooner, C. A. THAYER, at Gray's Harbor in 1903.
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l The CA Thayer is a wooden-hulled, three-masted schooner, designed for carrying lumber. l She was built in 1895 in Northern California at Hans D. Bendixsen’s shipyard in Fairhaven, CA. l The original hull was made of dense, old-growth Douglas fir carefully chosen for shipbuilding. l She sailed with a small crew consisting of four seamen, two mates, a cook, and the captain.