Boatbuilder’s ‘labor of love’ finally sets sail after 18 years or work

Tom Crout has spent the past 18 years working on his sailboat, America, at his Puyallup home and finally nearing completion. Currently residing at the Swantown Marina in Olympia, Crout personally crafted every piece of the boat
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Tom Crout has spent the past 18 years working on his sailboat, America, at his Puyallup home and finally nearing completion. Currently residing at the Swantown Marina in Olympia, Crout personally crafted every piece of the boat

After 18 years of work, South Hill man completes sailboat built from scratch

August 08, 2018 10:00 AM