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Does anyone know anything about this old canoe?

Discussion in 'Research and History' started by ScottyM, Jul 23, 2021.

  1. ScottyM

    ScottyM New Member

    This canoe has been in our family for decades and nobody seems to know where it came from originally. It does have a name on the front but I can't really make out the actual letters. Is there anyone on this forum that can provide some information about it? I'm sorry about the pictures as I couldn't get the canoe down from the hangers in the garage to take better pictures.
    It is +/-14' with a +/- 30" beam.
    Thank you,
    OLD Canoe (inside).JPG

    OLD Canoe.jpg OLD Canoe (Bottom).jpg
  2. Dave Osborn

    Dave Osborn LIFE MEMBER

    You can search this forum for cold molded plywood canoes. There may be some info there. It may be a Haskell Canoe.
    Odd that it has what I would call bilge staves.
    They would have been attached to protect the hull on rocky river paddling.
    Last edited: Jul 24, 2021
  3. OP

    ScottyM New Member

    Hi Dave,
    Thanks for the response. I did hunt around but couldn't really find a close enough match...although I am a complete noob to the forum :D

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