The Vessel

Gratitude is a Nordhavn 64 hull number 3 in the series.  She was commissioned in 2006 by her original owners, Scott and Pam Marks.  Later she was sold to Martina and Braun Jones who cruised her across the Atlantic and in the Med.  as well as in the Bahamas and up and down the Eastern Seaboard and Canadian Maritimes under the name Ocean Pearl.

She is build in Taiwan by Pacific Asian Enterprises (PAE) and she is a full displacement passage making trawler with offshore capability.  She was designed and built with the range and ability to cross any ocean.  She has 4 staterooms 3 heads and an off watch bunk located in the wheelhouse allowing for the off watch crewman to be nearby should the helmsman require immediate assistance.


Published by cruisingwithgratitude

Alec and Laurie Thyrre (both retired airline pilots) are making an effort to share and experience as much of this beautiful planet with their now 11 yr old son Jack and cat Pratt while traveling aboard a 64' Nordhavn boat. We started this adventure in 2018 and crossed the Atlantic in 2019.

One thought on “The Vessel

  1. This is more than a Kodac moment. This could be your Christmas card. And what a gift for this adventure in life. Thank you for allowing us to travel along with your family and to be able to share in your adventures.


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