About this Sailboat:
BOSTON WHITEHALL – GLORY A FANCY ROWBOAT / HANDCRAFTED
Floating works of art – built to last for generations. Boston Whitehall is renown for their seaworthiness in rough water, wind and waves. Designed w classic features and exquisite workmanshio w impeccable teak work and fine cast bronze fittings. Solid ash & mahogany sliding seat rig which fits into chocks that hold the foot braces.
Dimensions: 17.0′ long x 45″ wide and 14″ deep
Weight: 90 lbs
Equipped w adjustable foot braces. Spruce chocks w mahogany foot boards. Hand turned sea post supports. Hand carved sliding seat on nylon rollerblade wheels, very smooth and quiet. Laminated bow stem w brass protective strip. Brass reinforced hole in stem for painter. Rails, trim & corner braces all clamped & epoxied in place, no screws used in construction of boat. Sliding seat rig is made of solid ash mahogany. Solid brass builders name plate. Spanish cedar transom w hand painted gold leaf name. Continuous brass protective shoe runs the entire length of the boat. Wine glass transom made w the “build down construction method”. Tapered ash gunnels inside and out fore & aft. One pair of Shaw & Tenney 8 ft spoon shaped spruce oars included.
Beautifully hand crafted vessel built by master woodworker. The original boat is in Mystic Seaport.
Owner negotiable. Sold “as is” and “where is”. Vessel is on the hard in a boat house garage in Port Washington, NY.
Please contact: Steve/Patty (# removed)