Yank Marine, Inc., Tuckahoe NJ

(including Ocean Rockets, Inc., and Sunsplash Marina LLC)

Most recent update: March 13, 2017.


Yank Marine was started in 1967 by John C. Yank, Jr.: visit the company at www.yankmarine.com The yard is on the south bank of the Tuckahoe River, just east of the Highway 50 bridge: see it from the air on Google here.  They also have a repair yard on Main Street in Dorchester NJ.  Ocean Rockets was started in 1994 by John C. Yank, III: visit the company at www.oceanrockets.com.  The company, which is now called Sunsplash Marina, builds high-speed passenger boats, using the Yank Marine yard.

Hull # O.N. Original Name Original Owner Ship Type GT Ft. Built

Disposition

Built by John Yank

1 516884 Hurry Sundown Gypsy Breeze Inc. Fishing Vessel 13 38 1968 NLD
2 520876 Lady Grace William F Winchester Jr. Passenger 20 44 1969 Now Mary Kaela
  541081 Pot Luck Charles R Zepp Fishing Vessel 17 44 1972 Now Neptune

Built by Yank Boat Works

5 550941 Defiant John F Ryan Tug 50 57 1973 Active
6 565008 Doc II Jacob R Wagner, Sr. Fishing Vessel 26 46 1975 Active
8 584290 Fish-N-Fool   Fishing Vessel 39 53 1977 Now Sandra Lee
11 582874 Speedy VII R J Fishing Corp Passenger 99 70 1977 Later Captree Princess, now Captree Pride
13 588671 Ursula Homer H Pratt Passenger 36 50 1977 Later Skylarker, now Alexis Lana
14 591465 Betty W   Passenger 81 61 1978 Now Celtic Quest IV
15 591991 Big Jim   Passenger 99 75 1978 Now Ocean Explorer
16 595082 American Spirit New Florida Girl Inc Fishing Vessel 83 74 1978 Active
18 592096 Goforit Goforit Fishing Corp Fishing Vessel 34 53 1978 Active
  601518 Yankee Pride II   Passenger 80 60 1978 Now James Joseph II
  603239 Italian Stallion   Fishing Vessel 34 50 1978 Active
  682058 Rainbow Chaser   Recreational 37 52 1978 Active
  603440 Captree Queen II Shane Aggergaard Passenger 77 64 1979 Now Ocean Explorer
23 606697 Capt. Al Marthalee Beneduci Fishing Vessel 37 50 1979 Active
  617083 Wilfreta Lee North Atlantic Fishing Fishing Vessel  193 82 1980 Now Michelle & Marta
28 620273 Lark III Reel Easy Inc. Passenger 42 53 1980 Now Lady Courtney Alexa
29 625081 Jib VII Garris Fisheries Passenger 78 61 1980 Now Sea Queen VII
31 629528 Capt. Juel II Stephanie Oliveira Fishing Vessel 35 50 1980 Now J-Mar II
33 640157 Andrew Mallett Mallett Launch & Towing Tender 8 24 1981 Later Cheryl Anne
34 645934 Renegade Gerard de Toro Passenger 47 50 1981 Later Lucky Charm, now Capt's Lady
  664155 Eagle Doubloon Company Store Passenger 27 51 1983 Now Bones
  681357 Rosie R   Fishing Vessel 37 50 1985 Later Eddy Lee, now Fin Chaser III
38 665669 Baraka James F Plummer Recreational 12 36 1982 Now Plumair
39 699777 Morning Star Lee Montague Hawkins Passenger 33 52 1986 Active
40 942897 Enterprize James Crispino Passenger 86 83 1988 NLD
43 933437 Miss Marley Ft Myers Fishing Charters Passenger 34 53 1988 Now Islander
44 931961 Miss Kim Clarence A. Higbee Jr Passenger 28 53 1988 Now Miss Fortescue
45 932091 Phyllis Kay III Lively's Gulf Charters Inc Passenger 36 53 1988 Now Lively One II
49 960825 Shore Shot Ocean Pro Inc Passenger 38 53 1990 Later AJ's Sea Blaster II, now Sea Quest
51 994566 Michael D Joseph A Difebo Passenger 34 53 1993 Active
53 994263 Ocean Racer Carolina Ocean Racers Passenger 36 57 1993 Now Dolphin Express
54 1021897 Miss Belmar Princess Atlantis Fishing Fleet Passenger 97 84 1994 Now Ranger VI
55 1021001 Silver Bullet Delta Lady, Inc. Passenger 44 65 1994 Active

Built by Yank Marine

56 1100671 Royal Miss Belmar Miss Belmar II Fishing Passenger 96 89 2000 Now Islander
57 1109154 Royal Sunshine Bill & Joe's Fishery Fishing Vessel 92 80 2001 Later Royal Express III, now Crystal Coast Lady
58 1095070 Thunder Cat   Passenger 28 51 2000 Active
59 1107042 Prowler V Charter Fishing Prowler Passenger 68 65 2001 Active
61 1126269 Orlando Princess Marine Mammal Tours Inc Passenger 53 64 2001 Active
62 1125484 Mi-Jo II Scardigno Charter Fishing Passenger 51 65 2002 Active
63 1127482 Suzie Girl Jim Hull Sportsfishing Inc Passenger 60 65 2002 Active
64 1159884 Sandpiper Falmouth Water Transport Passenger 60 64 2004 Active
65 1163486 Atlantis Ardolino Family LP Passenger 94 123 2004 Active
66 1132367 Swift Cat Swift Cat Llc Passenger 59 72 2003 Now Patriot II
67 1148289 Golden Sunshine Bill & Joe's Fishery Fishing Vessel 83 80 2003 Later Royal Express IV, now Catalina Duke
70 1139727 Sailors Choice Carl M Earhart Passenger 45 55 2003 Active
71 1142619 Bodacious Tim Smith Passenger 45 55 2003 Now Lois Ann
72 1147141 Interport Pilot Interport Pilots Agency Inc Pilot Boat 37 50 2003 Active
73 1154813 Fish Finder II KJJ Inc Passenger 8 38 2004 Active
75 1164830 Velocity Stagnaro Trips & Cruises Passenger 50 56 2004 Active
77 1195943 Golden Sunshine Bill & Joe's Fishery Charter Boat 76 91 2007 Now Vineyard Lady
    N.J. Dept of Enviro. Prot'n. Buoy Tender   70 2007 Active
85 1211823 Sea Dragon Ocean City Jet Boats Replica 20 45 2008 Active
89 1254976 Canaveral Princess Marine Mammal Tours Tour Boat 92 75 2014 Active
90 1261858 Molly Pitcher NY Waterway Ferry 93 106 2015 Active
91 1266040 Betsy Ross NY Waterway Ferry 93 106 2016 Active

Built by Ocean Rockets, Inc.

1 1031362 Ocean Racer Ocean Adventures LLC Passenger 47 65 1995 Laid up (Bahamas)
2 1041137 Seadog Seadog Ventures Inc Passenger 47 65 1996 Active
3 1054105 Cyclone G-Roc Enterprises Passenger 47 65 1997 Active
4 1052819 Seadog II Seadog Ventures Inc Passenger 47 65 1997 Active
5 1054595 Rudee Rocket Rudee Vessel LLC Passenger 47 65 1997 Active
6 1056642 Wild Goose UFO Inc. Passenger 47 65 1997 Active
7 1065327 Seadog III Seadog Ventures Inc Passenger 47 65 1998 Active
8 1065395 The Beast Circle Line Cruises Passenger 47 65 1998 Now Shark
9 1067221 O C Rocket Ocean City Rockets Passenger 33 55 1998 Active

Built by Sunsplash Marina, LLC

10 1138814 Joe's Boardwalk Beast Summit Aircraft Svces. Passenger 47 65 2003 Now Seadog VI
11 1147882 Screamer Ontario Realty Inc. Passenger 21 44 2003 Active
12 1189517 Honolulu Screamer Honolulu Screamer Llc Passenger 28 50 2006 Active
14 1202003 Codzilla Nolan Associates Passenger 54 65 2007 Active
15 1210706 Seadog V Seadog Ventures Inc Passenger 54 65 2008 Active
16 1210057 Bay Rocket Blue & Gold Fleet Lp Passenger 54 65 2008 Active
17 1210817 Boardwalk Beast Summit Aircraft Services. Passenger 47 65 2008 Active
18 1232436 Beast Circle Line Sightseeing Passenger 54 65 2011 Active
19 1246882 Patriot Star & Crescent Boats Passenger 54 65 2013 Active