The Rybovich Registry

This information was initially compiled by our late friend Jerry Foster. If you have knowledge or photos that you would like to contribute, please email us.

Hull # Year Length Built as Later Names Notes
1 1947 34' Miss Chevy II Binky II
Sail Ahoy
Built for Charles F Johnson;
Destroyed in 1986
2 1949 37' Clari-Jo Timid Tuna
Quandry II
Cassandra III
Eastender
Skip IV
Falcon
Renegade
Charmer
Liquidater
Legend
Built for Tony Accardo (legendary hit man for Al Capone)
3 1949 28' Half Pint Sea Urchin III
Marsharca
Gulf Bug
Mulletite
Built for P A B Widener;
Destroyed in West Palm Beach FL in mid 1970
4 1949 28' Alex Tranquil
Tern
Confusion
Spendriff
Rhuburb
Tranquil
Kittiwake
 
5 1949 28' Merry Marlin Diana Reported in derelict condition in Ft Belvoir VA in 1985; whereabouts unknown today
6 1950 37' Bahama Mama Sea Boots
Bahama Mama
Lucky Lew
Reported seen in California in Summer 2004; whereabouts unknown today
7 1950 36' Suzi III Val Jean
Invictious
Burned at Cat Cay in 1984
8 1952 34' Miss Chevy IV Mojo
Mako
Second Rybovich built for Charles F Johnson;
First hull to feature "broken sheer" & Philippine Mahogany planking;
Reported siezed by Castro in Cuba
9 1953 36' Vael Hustler
Nan-Sea
Andale
Lady Iris
Renegade
Bahari
Sank off Bimini en route to Chub Cay in June 2000
10 1953 36' Escape Sea Mimi
Blue Yonder
Kembe
Libby
Willing
Lady Iris
Day by Day
Maya
Model for the first of the "Cubaviches", copied by the Aizcorbe brothers in 1956
11 1954 36' Helene R Loot Lam
Scat
Chaser
Predator
 
12 1954 36' Butterball Half Pint II
Witch Fin
Tern
Second Glance
Valhalla
Tern
 
13 1954 36' Bimini Babe Little Babe
Nimrod
Firthwete
Bimini Babe
Built for Robert E Maytag
14 1954 28' Hina Sea Urchin IV
Frantic
Miss Skeet-O
Frivolous
Gretchen Ann
Miss Alice
Coconut Southern
 
15 1954 40' Lazy Bones III Release
Sea Bird
Moon River
Moon Pie
Lady Iris
Burned off New Jersey coast in Summer 1985
16 1955 36' Four Bells Lazy Boy
Bon-Jo
Big Blue
Prowess
Tuna Tango
Desperato
Numero Uno
Westerly
Rapture
Christine VII
Four Bells
Currently owned by Jim Busby, Newport Beach CA
17 1955 40' Cosa Cosa
Also
Viento
Bounty Hunter
The Main Event
Bang II
Built for D H Braman
18 1955 36' Timid Tuna Seven Days
Caravel II
Fast Pay
Pilot Boy
Foxy Lady
Impossible Dream
Billfisher
Turtle Back
Bump & Run
 
19 1955 43' Georgia May Windswept
Blue Yonder
Sunny Sue
Mainbrace
Five Grand
Six Grand
Best Revenge
Lone Angular
Boomerang
First long-range fisherman;
Currently available for charter at Sailfish Marina in Palm Beach Shores FL
20 1955 40' Three Rings The Animal Three
Pescador
Hooker
Vintage
Twenty
 
21 1956 48' Chevy Clipper Whistling Swan
Londu
Houka
Navesand
Third Rybovich built for Charles F Johnson;
First to be built with diesel power;
Destroyed at Marina Bay in February 2008
22 1956 42' Ban-Gee Amigo IV
Wasp IV
Dead Ahead
Mykonos
Built for Gene W. Goble, owner of Fishangri-la, Montauk, Long Island, NY. The name is a combination of letters representing the family (B) Barbara, (AN) Anne, Diane, JoAnn, (Gee) Gene Sr. & Jr.
23 1956 36' Jo Jack Blue Fin II
Mai Toi
Lucky Louie
Bluebill
Drambuie
Owned by the Yeakel family as "Bluebill" from 1977-1982.
Currently owned by Alan Baron of Newport Beach CA
24 1956 31' Tranquil C C
Nomel
Sea Palms
Cracker
Built for Bev Smith;
Currently owned by Jim Busby, Newport Beach CA
25 1957 43' Ses-Sah-Moie II Katie Lady
One More Time
Proud Lady
Built for Phillips Petroleum - Pier 66
26 1957 36' Michalina II Bilpat II
Georgia May
Lovango III
Syki II
Gerry
Libby
Dazzler
Fish Hawk
Brutal
Havana
 
27 1957 36' Frances H Sugar
C B
Circe
 
28 1957 43' Tireless Chipless
Caravel
Swamp Fox
Built for Roger S Firestone;
Converted from gasoline to diesel power;
Burned at Sapelo Sound GA in 1965 or 1966
29 1957 36' Miss Chevy Waltius
Georgie May
Peco Bay
Fourth Rybovich built for Charles F Johnson;
Last known in St Thomas VI
30 1957 43' Siki Susan
Frantic
Chevy Won
How Too
Early Bird
JP's Tracker
 
31 1958 42' Epco Cara Mia
Carillon
Lion
A As Lion
Sea Lion
Pacifier
Bushwacker
Sleuth
Show Piece
Timeless
 
32 1957 43' Mojo Ole'
Sunny Bunch
Hibiscus
Maroc
Mrs Robinson
Tuna Tango
Baby Grand
Sneek-E-Peet
Brenna
Hairy Dog
Zeke
Rebuilt at Rybovich and Sons in 1975
33 1958 36' Gem Sassy Lady
Really Tica
Humdinger
First to use catalyzed epoxy resin in place of resorcinol glue;
Now in Kona HI
34 1958 54' Rhino Princess
Rhino
Largest Rybovich to date, featured double cabin
35 1958 42' Blue Fin IV Blue Fin Rebuilt by Mike & Emil Rybovich in 1992
36 1959 46' Cosa Gracious Lady
Phoenix
Second Rybovich built for D H Braman;
Seen for sale in Virgin Islands in Summer of 1996;
Spotted in Spring of 2016 being restored in St Maarten N.A.
37 1959 36' Tranquil Jet Stream
Peanut
Reel E
Tintinajo
Trincaya
Buck Tail
Nemo
Savannah
Second Rybovich built for Bev Smith
38 1959 47' Bimini Babe Cassandra IV
Ole'
Annabet
Swamp Fox II
Lovango IV
Vampire
Anejo
Glory Days
Popeye
Second Rybovich built for Robert Maytag
39 1959 36' Sapo Dundiggin
Flashback
Ceilidh
Chieftain
Chino
Third Rybovich built for D H Braman
40 1960 42' Lazy Bones IV Hello Central
Compass Rose
Fondana
Rupp Rigger
Barbara Elaine
Bet-Sea
Beck
Trincaya
Damaged in Hurricane Wilma 2005
41 1960 44' Nitso On Call
Hawk
Jaquelyn L
Grandeur
Miss Nansea
Blondie
 
42 1960 32' Bil Pat Shawara
Captiva
Rybo One
Four Bells
M T Pockets
Point Maker
Snake Oil
Anasazi
Twilight Affair
Sea Hammock II
 
43 1960 30' Frisky Release
Gale Song II
Snee Kee Peet
Maroc
Sparrow
Haere Maru
Frisky
Release
Introduced the "cold molding" process, double diagonally planked
44 1960 40' Sea Mimi II Eau Babe
Eau Baba
Game Changer
in St Augustine, FL - 2017
45 1960 48' Wallaby George W
Georgie May
Mai Toi
Que Pasa
Scorpio
Nitso
Happy Times
Adah K
Currently owned by Capt. David & Ada Kohlus, Montauk NY
46 1961 48' Bound 'n' Blue Bound's Blue  
47 1961 36' Jet Stream Katana
Sambo
Manalee
Bonanza
Kelly Kim
Endless
Second Rybovich built for P A B Widener;
Last reported in San Juan Harbor, Puerto Rico
48 1961 40' Sue    
49 1961 50' Blue Fox Prosit
Miss Budweiser
Built for James Kimberly (Kimberly-Clark);
Formerly kept in Key West; Burned to the waterline in the Keys while returning from The Hemingway Tournament in Cuba, June 6, 2017
50 1961 30' Steamless Rode Runner
Lil Bet
Rybo I
Cad VI
Geni
Carmen
Pepper
Vamonos
Chela
 
51 1962 42' Miss Bavarian Busch Bavarian
Falcon
B Bop
Pacifier
Marlynn
Griffin
Nimbus
Perfect Season
Built for Anheiser-Busch
52 1962 30' Lucayan Jem
Tweel
Taurus
Emprise
Joanne
 
53 1962 36' Tralee Kate II Big Pete
Venture
Tobey
Adam's Folly
Rookie IV
Lil Liz
Pelagian
 
54 1963 45' Rogue Medusa
Never a Doubt
Shamrock
Boot
Wire We Here
Tall Tails
Mary Agnes
Mega-Bite
 
55 1963 50' White Swan Jet Stream
One Bull
Prime Time
Capriole
 
56 1963 50' Scorpio Don Papa D
Bon Papa D
Rupy
Ruby
Esperanto
Q A
Kyway
Corsair
 
57 1963 52' Whistling Swan Jim Jim  
58 1964 36' Frisky Lady Lucky Lady
Wooden Nickel
Windsong
Ship's Cafe
Solarol
Slip Stream
Sam V
 
59 1964 50' Volador Corinne
Calcutta
Crestliner
Miss Judy
Shelby Jean
 
60 1964 37' Florin Invader
It's Me VIII
Hustler
Mischief
Sapo
Restored by Michael Rybovich and Sons, and now resides in Kona, Hawaii
61 1965 43' Amigo V Nelios V
Way-We-Go
Liberator
Maradel
Catherine Anne
Sold by Herb Clofine to Leona Birmingham and renamed Nelios V. Later sold to Amy Whitehead and renamed Waywego. Currently resides in Bald Head Island, NC
62 1965 37' Kavirondo Blue Fox
Ship's Cafe
Humdinger
Faz
Pretty P
Briar Patch
Papa
Thistle
Uncle Jack
Built for the Whitmar Corp (William K duPont)
63 1966 53' Una Mas It's Me
Carowin
Coquina
El Viejo
 
64 1966 44' Wallaby Rowdy
Ilona
Frances J
Dadson
Amigo VI
Lady
Buddy Boy
Billfold
Amigo
Last known in Puerto Rico
65 1967 53' Little Pete DoDo
Galatea
Pel Star
Show Piece II
Lone Eagle II
 
66 1967 54' Little Mike Catch One  
67 1967 45' Ole' Big Blue
Galadriel
Cookie Monster
No Name
Final Draw
Islanaorta
Top Priority
Fountainhead
The last plank-on-frame boat built by Tommy Rybovich
68 1967 53' Castabar Dreamcatcher  
69 1968 54' Annabet Miss Judy
Fondana
Hairy Dog
C-Shell
 
70 1969 45' Hadit Argah
All Wright
Sylvia II
Black Ribbon
Anejo
 
71 1969 56' Apava Bull
Apava
Owned by Bernard L Madoff - June 1997 thru April 2009;
Sold at auction for $700,000 to an unknown buyer Nov 17 2009
72 1970 54' Seven Days Born Free
Marguerite
Gypsy Lady
Ambush
Sea Hut
 
73 1972 75' Margaret Frappe
Wildcat
Shark
 
74 1970 55' White Swan Miss Boots
Sonny
The first wide-bodied hull; built for Marvin James
75 1971 45' Frisky Lady Sea Eagle
Brier Patch
Bandida
The last boat completed by Tommy Rybovich
76 1971 45' Loot Lam Bonte'
Jobsite
Other Love
Pocoton
 
77 1973 57' Little Pete Celia P
Gallant Lady
Toy Won
The last boat set up by Tommy Rybovich
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78 1975 48' White Cap Francis M
Nina
Christina
Time Out
Rybovich 48
Silky
Wire We Here
Blue Fox
Built for D Mead Johnson (Mead Johnson & Company)
79 1976 53' Swamp Fox Private I
Nany
December 2014: partial refit in Bonaire, Dutch Caribbean
80 1980 63' Flying Fisher Seven Days
Limit Bid
Blue Boy
Caught
Conquest
 
81 1977 53' Cookie Cookie Too
Twilight
Mirage
Maverick
Sea Biscuit
 
82 1977 43' Private I Vampire
Ta-Boo
 
83 1981 50' Shiron Alacra'n
Ansley
Papa
Salemwolf
Dilligaf
Can't Complain
 
84 1983 55' Marlynn Time Out
Christina
Cheri
Built for Harvey Wilson
85 1986 60' Bonte' Reel Maniac
China Girl
Sunrise
Papa
Sea Cup
 
86 1989 48' Boss Lady Terry Lea
Jolly Roger
Snake Oil
Nereus
Nerus
Cookie Monster
 
87 1989 44' Charmer Miramar
Charmer
built for Larry Wilson
88 1990 44' Boss Lady Black Jack
Barbie Doll
 
89 1991 44' Class Act Breathless
Janice
 
90 1991 58' Rybo 58' Terry Lea
Jolly Roger
Cooking Good
Mac's Tracks
In Roam
Rookie
Motivation
Razzmatazz
 
91 No vessel built
92 1992 39' Sea Genie II   Owned by Mark Davis of Kona HI since 2007
93 1992 54' Charmer R & R
R and R
Days Ease
Prowess
Second Rybovich built for Larry Wilson
94 1993 45' Karyatis Amnesia
Bad Company
 
95 1994 55 Breathless Tantrum  
96 1996 72' Gallant Lady Showcase
Tough Catch
Sledge Hammer
Reef Skimmer
Built for James M Moran (JM Family Enterprizes Inc)
97 1995 45' E.T. Reel Fun
Misbehaving
Tash
Cuda
 
98 1997 60' Dixie Mad Max
Hideout
Built for Alan Jackson
99 1999 72' Cutting Edge    
100 1999 55' Shibumi Fantasia Launched in 1999 as SHIBUMI ("effortless perfection") for Timothy Sheehan; Sold and shipped to Dr. Kenji Akeda in Japan and re-named Fantasia in 2004
101 2000 60' On Guard No Agenda  
102 2001 65'      
103 2002 65' E.T. Cacique
Roro
Currently (2017) owned by Ed and Roseline Curran
104 2002 60' Pescador    
105 2004 62' Breathless Marea
Shibumi
Bonnie T
Built for Bob Sorenson 2004-2008; sold to Frank Kassou (sp?) re-named Marea 2008-2009; sold to Tim Sheehan 2009-2014, renamed SHIBUMI; sold to Paul Rubenstein of Canada in April 2014, re-named Bonnie T.
106 2004 55' Tash    
107          
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Ryco Marine

108 1985 32' Ruthie Charmer Currently owned by Larry Wilson (2011)
109 1986 33' Lil Deuce    
110 1987 33' Spray Hunter's Niche
Buddy Boy
Twilight Affair
 
111 1988 34' San Two Fish'n Edition
Sweet Thing
 
112 1989 24' Kingfisher Archer  
113 1991 38' Wildcat    
114 1993 43' Addie Anne Rascal  
115 1995 45' Heaven Lee Bandarlog
Cumbanchero
Griffin
Built for Chuck Schooley
116 1998 60' Heaven Lee Reel Fun
Rosemary
Fondana
Rose
 
117 1999 28' Boxer    
118 2000 44' Rook    
119 2000 39' Charmer Lori G
Sugar Daddy
Third Rybovich built for Larry Wilson
120 2002 65' China Girl    
121 2003 65' Castabar Triple 7
Scalawag
 
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Rybovich & Sons

122 2006 65' Coral C    
123 2007 54' Lizzy Bee Scout Fourth Rybovich built for Larry Wilson
124 2007 68' Almar    
125 2009 78' Persistence    
126 2010 78' Game On    
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Michael Rybovich & Sons

1 2014 64' Lizzy Bee   First hull by Michael Rybovich & Sons at the new yard
2 2015 86' Persistence
Cynthia
   
3   68'