St Lawrence River Skiffgreenspun.com : LUSENET : Open-water rowing : One Thread
Sorry for a 'for sale' post. The classified section on the site says to go here while the classifieds are fixed.
FOR SALE: 2003 Custom strip-planked St. Lawrence River Skiff. Stunning clear coated interior. Dark blue topsides, cream white bottom. Custom designed by well-regarded naval architect, William Platt. Design based on St Lawrence River skiffs of yore. This one is particularly well suited to carrying 1-4 people and gear. Row solo, or double. Three oarlock positions. Stern and bow seats. Two middle seats. Two sets of light weight Shaw & Tenney scooped oars. Weighs about 120 lbs. 15' 6" Length. Nice V'd bottom gains stability as you load her up. Double ended. Fine entry slices waves. Plenty of reserve bouyancy for nasty chop. Tracks like a dream in all configurations, but still very maneuverable. Easily driven hull. Great open water row boat. Located in Newport RI. Come row it and buy it. Asking $7500 or best offer. Call 401-662-0204.
-- Peter Johnstone (gnbt62@Yahoo.com), August 30, 2003