CapeCodOnline: One of the few remaining motorized Coast Guard surfboats has come back home to [Cape Cod].

Under the fluorescent lights of the garage at Coast Guard Station Chatham, volunteers have been painting the 26’ wooden boat and restoring its Buda diesel motor.

South Dennis resident Dick Boonisar donated it to the Cape Cod National Seashore. The boat, which has four rowing stations, will go on display at the Old Harbor Lifesaving Station in Provincetown.

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