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Peterborough canoe history/age

Discussion in 'Traditional All-Wood Construction' started by Michael Grace, Apr 15, 2008.

  1. jchu

    jchu LOVES Wooden Canoes

    Thanks Dick, information is just hard to come by from so long age. I'm happy that people have taken the time to research it.
  2. mark turley

    mark turley Curious about Wooden Canoes

    Hello everyone, I am very new to this restoring game on canoes and I am looking forward to all your help and advice, can I start with the canoe I have just bought for 300 euro ( I'm in France ) from my first search I think it's a Peterborough, the number that is stamped into the wood on the stern a 1 with a - then 92. So it looks 1-92 and that's all I can find no sign of a brass plate anywhere, I hope I don't create to much head scratching!
  3. mark turley

    mark turley Curious about Wooden Canoes

    These seem a little bit of an odd lot of number's, my numbers are on the stern coaming and only read 1-92 my canoe is in France so maybe exports had different number set ups!

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