Ferry Snapped Up On EBay

After just three days on eBay, the Washington passenger ferry Tyee was sold to a boat broker in Florida for $560,000.
November 11, 2003, 11am PST | Chris Steins | @urbaninsight
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"The state wanted a minimum bid of $500,000, but said anyone who bid $560,000 could have the boat and end the auction... 'Clearly this is something that worked for us,' said Washington State Ferries spokeswoman Pat Patterson. 'I'm surprised how quickly it sold.' "

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Published on Saturday, November 8, 2003 in The Seattle Times
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