More Project Boats by Wooden Boat Folk (Page 3)

Here are some more Project Boats that wooden boat enthusiasts like us are working on.

Seeing what others are managing to do is always a great inspiration.

And there are even more over the page



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Kinderdijker hoogaarsThis traditional Kinderdijker hoogaars has been built by André in Winsum in the Netherlands.
dawn till dusk 1938 Chris Craft 18’ Runabout"Dawn til Dusk" is a 1938 Chris Craft 18' Runabout superbly rebuilt by the Russo Family in Cottonwood, CA, USA
cholitaBuilt in Australia
"Cholita Mia" is a William Atkin designed 32' cutter, based on the famous Colin Archer designed Norwegian rescue boats.

skee craftWhat should Tim do with his late father's
1961 Skee Craft runabout ?

PM 38"Damm Yankee", built in 2009, is the second PM-38 to be built by Russell.

He built his first PM 38 in 1962 when he was 19 years old.

mahogany plywood runaboutDennis, in Belgium built his superb Side by Side, Mahogany Plywood, Runabout using plans from Sandypoint Boatworks.
Janswooden Alaskan fishin boat

This 28 foot, Classic, Wooden, Alaskan, Fishing Boat has been rescued by Jan, ‘cause it just didn't seem like her time was done yet.

1964 26' Chris Craft CavalierThis
1964 26' Chris Craft Cavalier
was acquired by Theo when he repurchased an old family floating boathouse on the Tennessee River in Alabama.

“Miss Janet” is a Chesapeake Bay Deadrise‘Chesapeake Bay Deadrise’, built in 1979 by Fred Ajootian in Ocran, Va.

She is now owned by Chris who intends to use her for crabbing and for cocktail cruises for his B&B guests

faro da magia
“Faro da Magia”, Andrew’s plywood Malahini successfully launched.

Howard in Virginia is Sigi clinkerinstalling electric propulsion in his delightful, 20', clinker built, cedar on oak frame "Sigi".

clinker Rosalind in Canada is about to begin restoration work on "Hannie", a clinker built, 32' Ex Canadian navy launch.
wooden boat double ender

Ann Marie found this double ended, carvel built, project boat, under thirteen layers of paint in Co. Clare, Ireland.

1965 King's Cruiser 28 “Troll” is a 1965 King's Cruiser 28, being restored by Peter on the beautiful Island of Corfu.
Pen Yan CaptivatorA Classic Boat found in a barn and acquired for free!

Keith’s Penn Yan Captivator find must be the Classic Boat enthusiasts dream come true.

ATLI kbh - S-Cruiser 29 food Kings Cruiser“Alti” is a is a superb example of a 29 foot Kings Cruiser at present being restored in Copenhagen, Denmark.
SpartacusA labour of love

"Spartacus" is an ex New Zealand navy 32ft (9.8m) cutter

This superb 8ft clinker dinghy‘Squadron’ Clinker Dinghy has been built by Mick in Pauatahanui Inlet, Porirua Harbour, New Zealand.
clinker sailing dinghy
This 14' clinker built sailing dinghy is being restored by Ivan in the UK

wooden canoe

A wooden canoe bought at a garage sale.

carver marinerTim’s “Carver Mariner” Drying Out in Eastern Washington State, having gotten Wet in Seattle

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constellation bullnose"Illusion" is a 100% original, 1958, 35ft, Constellation Bullnose.

When she is not being restored she spends her time travelling between Lake Erie and Lake St Clair.

“Norseman” was originally built of double diagonal teak on oak frames as a 45ft naval steam pinnace. 

She was decommissioned around 1923 and then converted into an “Edwardian” Classic Yacht.

gentleman’s day cruiser “Vixen” is a 76 year old 27ft Williams built gentleman’s day cruiser.

And the gentleman who now owns and cherishes her is John in N.S.W Australia.

“Ebony Queen” is a 1953 ‘lap streak’ made by Hubert&Joshson, that Gerard has been restoring for the last four years, in Bellmore, New York.

Tancook Schooner

"Sara B” is a 47' Tancook Schooner, bought on eBay and now under restoration in Little Sodus Bay, Fair Haven, NY.

Chris Craft 1968 Chris Craft Constellation.Constellation

Anyone got any advice for Larry in Florida who is rebuilding “Descanse II” his 1968 Chris Craft Constellation.

New Zealander Sam realizes his youthful dreams in the form of a 1964 40 ft Carvel Kauri Yawl which is in need of a refit.
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This beautiful old Australian lady is over 130 years old.
135 year old wooden boat
She was built in about 1876, originally steam powered, but now has a ford lees.

A beautiful old lady

“The Atlantis Adventure” sailing ship is a 100 years old ex Norwegian fishing boat being restored by Anne Barr in Baltimore Ireland.

wooden row boatCan anyone help Bill to identify his 16', 1920's, Wooden Row Boat?
Could she be a very early Dunphy, Century, or Chris Craft?
T B ChallengerThe "Tugboat Challenger", whose keel was initially laid in1944, in Wilmington, CA is now being refurbished in Juneau, Alaska.
14ft runnabout

Rosie, Dennis’ 14 ft runabout which needs a bit of work.

lindy"Lindy" will soon be sailing to her home to port of Juneau in Alaska.

She has been restored to her 1944 glory by Bill with help from the students and instructors at the North West School of Wooden Boat Building at Port Hadlock, Washington.

1963 Owens TahitianNo Remorse

Lee has just put a deposit his first boat ever, a 1963, 40', Owens Tahitian.

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plywood dinghy

Tony, in Cooroibah Queensland OZ, is building a small Marine ply dinghy to his own design.

Despite being permanently disabled, Mike is about to begin working on his 1954 Whirlwind 15' mahogany boat.

1958 14' Mohawk.

Kenny’s “Uncle Joe”, a 1958 14' Mohawk, has always been one of the family.
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1947 Chris Craft Express CruiserThis 1947 Chris Craft Express Cruiser is being restored by Philippe, in Long Beach California.
The latest from Andrew in Hobart, Tasmania on his Malahini.
1962 Youngquist cruiser.Missy has just bought this superb looking, 1962 Youngquist cruiser.

The question is, should she or shouldn’t she have taken her checkbook with her when she first went to look at her?

Semper FiThis classic motor yacht was built in 1960 and refitted in 2007.

pm 38Mark, from Harpers Ferry in West Virginia, tells how he built a “Popular Mechanics PM-38” just like the one his father built back in the early sixties.

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