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Sold: 16ft CANADIAN LUG RIGGED DORY – built circa 2000 – Mercury OB Motor, Snipe Trailer – Lying: Berkshire

Boat Details

Overall Length: 16ft 6ins
Waterline: 12ft 6ins
Beam: 6ft 6ins
Draught: 1ft
Displacement: not known
Engine: 6hp Mercury O B Motor
Berths: n/a
Sail: Standing lug-sail
Designer: Traditional
Builder: Unknown
Year Built: Circa 2000
Location: Berkshire

Hand-built, flat-bottomed Canadian rowing and motor Dory with optional sailing rig and Snipe trailer. Complete with 6hp outboard, oars, lugsail and rigging.

Dory’s are stable, high-sided and wide-beamed boats, perfect for family expeditions, fishing trips, etc. Ideal river boat, which can be rowed, motored or sailed.

This Dory is built following the Newfoundland tradition of inshore Atlantic fishing craft – making it a very stable and safe family boat, including two built-in watertight flotation compartments, fore and aft.

Constructed of heavy-duty marine plywood with hardwood trim and strengthening pieces to gunwales, thwarts, deck-boards and braces.

Pine mast, spars and lugsail designed for downwind sailing. A deep removable rudder with hinged fin will give good steerage.

Four brass rowlocks allow rowing from either seat. Unknown year of build, but assumed mid 1990s – mid 2000s

DISCLAIMER: Classic Yacht Brokerage offer the details and photographs of this vessel in good faith as a guide but cannot guarantee the accuracy of this information or images, or warrant the condition of the vessel, machinery or rig. Buyers should instruct their representative, agents or their surveyors to investigate such details as the buyer requires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.


LYING: Berkshire