During 2015, the Bonaire Maritime Heritage Foundation interviewed the remaining crew of Stormvogel, the last of the sailing cargo boats of the ABC Islands. These men, all near the end of their lives, tell amazing stories of their lives at sea. They include a captain, a cook, a boat builder and deckhands.

 

Storms & Shipwrecks

 

Maritime Trade In The ABC Islands

 

What’s In A Name? (discovering the secrets about the ship Stormvogel)

 

How to build a boat

 

Smuggling at sea

 

Life Aboard A Cargo Boat