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by Rob

Our newest listing: a classic Lyman runabout, 17.5 ft, 1954

May 16, 2018 in Uncategorized

Lyman Lapstrake runabout: 17.5 ft., 1954

The Lyman is in good, sound condition.  Some superficial aesthetic repair is not necessary but would enhance the boat.
LOW HOURS on  the Motor.   Approximately 60 hours.  We’ve owned this boat since 1985 and we purchased it in Kagawong Ontario ( Manitoulin Island) at the Berry Boat works.  It was restored in 1985. Expertly rewired and labelled.  We enjoyed the boat last summer and it ran like a dream.  It needs a little tlc but otherwise is in good condition.  Always stored properly indoors and on a cradle.

The 1986 65hp oil injected Suzuki runs like new, is very dependable,fast and very economical.  New impeller with 6 hours on it. Canvas,side curtain/zippers and upholstery like new. 20 gal gas tank under front seat and Suzuki reserve tank

The sale includes a single axle, Holsclaw trailer.

The Lyman comes with  an x-25 Lowrance depth/speedometer/temp/fish finder and marine radio Call Russ for water test in Providence Bay, Manitoulin Island.  We will also ship the boat if needed.    Further further details and contact information,  please click on the link.  Ad number pb814
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Price:  $6000 USD   (Additional photos below)

 

by Rob

Our newest Chris-Craft listing and a visit to Breen Boats

March 12, 2018 in Uncategorized

Chris-Craft Sedan: 22 ft, 1954

This attractive and very functional Chris-Craft  sedan features a mahogany bottom, sliding side windows and hinged wind-shield.  Powered by a six cylinder Model M Chris-Craft engine, (upgraded to a twelve volt system) the boat is estimated to reach speeds of 35 mph. The sedan is described as being in good condition.  The owner has added a fuel filter, rebuilt the carburetor and recently repaired the bottom. “Athendune” is currently housed in Anola, Manitoba.

Price:  $25,000   For further details and contact information,  please click on the link.     Ad number pb803 More photos below.

Breen Boats
Peter Breen and his staff have been so busy trying to keep up with all the work at the shop over the winter that they have been working weekends;  After all, perfection is time consuming!

A  wide variety of boats occupy  the shop: everything  from a 31 foot Ditchburn launch to a Vic Carpenter jet drive race boat and a 20 foot Greavette.   An additional number of boats will appear in these posts as the story unfolds.  Stay tuned!

First up is the 1936 Ditchburn 30 foot launch  that has received  new oak frames, mahogany bottom planking, transom and some side planks, as well as  a newly refurbished custom cut-water. You can see the brass prop shaft guide near the transom.

by Rob

One of our newest listings: A Chris-Craft Cavalier Dory

December 19, 2016 in Uncategorized

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Chris-Craft Cavalier Dory: 22 ft, 1965
The Cavalier went through a  thorough reconditioning in 2015, including an extensive refinish, which included  new cushioning,  gauges and flooring, The boat was stripped to bare wood inside and out. .All bright work received 12 new coats of varnish.

The Dory is powered by an 8 cylinder Chris-Craft 185 hp engine in  “very strong” running condition. The sale includes a tandem axle trailer with new tires…a good road trailer.

It would be very difficult   to find a Cavalier Dory in this nice and original a condition.  (hull #40 out of only 140 built, very rare.)

Price:$29,000. For contact information, please click on the link. Ad number pb724 (Additional photos below).

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by Rob

Our newest listing: a fully restored Grew Seamaster: 20 ft, 1956

June 16, 2016 in Uncategorized

Grew Seamaster: 20 ft, 1956
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Notes form the owner:
Grew Seamaster: 20 ft, 1956
This Grew is a Standard model Seamaster with lapstrake planking – the forward deck is enclosed with Philippine mahogany decking. The power plant, a Chris-Craft 8 cylinder, 185 hp. engine, features a Hydraulic transmission and a 4 barrel Carter carburetor. Upgrades include new wiring, cushions and a fiberglass gas tank. This boat has been completely restored. Included in the sale is a 2009 Easy Hauler tandem axle trailer in brand new condition.
Price: $15,000 (More photos below.) For further details and contact information, please click on the link. Ad# pb694
Editor’s note: If this boat is as good as it looks in the photos, the price seems very reasonable.)
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by Rob

Monday March 21, 2016

March 21, 2016 in Uncategorized

It’s still available: an eye-catching Port Carling Boatworks SeaBird “Hawk” 20 ft, 1948:

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Triple cockpit Hawk: 20 ft, 1948
This beautiful SeaBird features mahogany topsides with white oak ribs and cedar bottom. New interior, hardware re-chromed. Powered by original 6 cylinder Buchanan. (Motor redone several years ago)

Price: $13,900. For further details and contact information, please click on the link. Ad#pb643
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