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by Rob

Our newest listing: a Giesler ‘French River’: 16′, 2007

June 22, 2020 in Uncategorized

Giesler French River: 16 ft. 2007

“Beautiful cedar-strip boat with trailer. Always covered, always maintained and serviced.

Custom canvas top, always covered when not in use.
– two gas tanks
– automatic bilge pump
– retro fixtures / all proper lighting
– depth Gauge
– all safety equipment required
– anchor
– two short paddles that fit under the bow deck and a custom wood tray for PDF’s
– very easy to winterize either in the water before pulling it out in the fall or with the hose hook up, no marina cost.
– added rollers to the trailer easy pulling out
– engine support unit for towing
– fuel always treated properly off season
– add fresh gas and drop it in a lake. Never once unreliable, remember the bilge.

Price: $15,750    For further details and contact information, please click on the link.  Ad number pb903

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by Rob

Dramatic price reduction on a Duke utility plus a lightning-fast sale!

June 9, 2020 in Uncategorized

We have been instructed by the owner to reduce the price on this classic Duke utility. Please see the notice below.

Duke utility 21 ft., 1962

Notes from the owner below:
 RARE 1962, 21 ft DUKE RUNABOUT spent its life cherished by one Lake Rosseau family. Built by Tim Butson’s father, now 93, who worked for many years with Charlie and Arthur Duke of Dukes, Port Carling. (Now with his son at Tim Butson Wooden Boat Builders)

Original 8 Cylinder BUCHANAN engine runs well with rebuilt carburetor, new distributor cap, rotors, throttle cable and battery. Regular maintenance always provided. All ownership documents available.

The original steering wheel, instrument panel and original upholstery are in excellent condition due to boathouse storage. No trailer, as the Duke was always moved by water on Lakes Rosseau and Muskoka..
Looking for a good home.”
(The sale includes  a paddle. ropes, fire extinguisher, emergency kit, 2 flags and life jackets)

Original price: $20,000
New price, June, 2020 –  $12,000 or best offer. WOW! The seller is motivated.  Must sell.    For further details and contact information, please click on the link. Ad number pb852

(Additional photos below)

Congratulations to the buyer (and vendor of this handsome, 22 ft, 1949 Shepherd runabout. (Photo below). The boat was listed very recently at $20,000 and sold in less than a day with three offers! The moral of the story?  If you see a very reasonably priced boat on the website that suits your needs, move quickly to contact the owner.

by Rob

Our newest listing: a Shepherd runabout; 22 ft, 1949

June 6, 2020 in Uncategorized

 

Shepherd runabout: 22 ft. 1949

This boat has been boat house stored for over twenty-five years and was professionally restored approximately seven years ago. The Shepherd was owned by Don Coates, the late former mayor of Bracebridge, Ontario.  It is currently in excellent condition, priced to sell.
Serious inquiries only, please.

Price: $20,000  CAD.  For further details and contact information, please click on the link.    Ad number pb902.  Additional photos below.

by Rob

Two sold boats and a notice to our clients

May 24, 2020 in Uncategorized

Congratulations to the buyers and seller of the two classic boats in this post. (photo of Greavette above).
This 1963 Greavette Sunflash (18.5 ft), had been out of the water for many years. The engine “appeared okay” and the sale included an older trailer. The boat requires substantial body work. The asking price was $5,000 CAD.

Peterborough Meander: 14 ft., 1958

This charming cedar-strip boat, in very good condition, is powered by a 35 hp Evinrude Big Twin electric start outboard. The sale included a trailer,upholstery and cover. The “Meander” sold for the asking price of $4,500

Notice to Port Carling Boats Clients:
Please delete any emails you receive from either of the individuals below.  They are both scammers.

Martin Hinchliffe
Email: martinhinchliffe7@gmail.com
Phone: 4774646464

 

Contact name: Paul Prebois
Email: preboisp482@gmail.com
Phone: 4774646464

Send me the picture and the asking price
preboisp482@gmail.com

by Rob

Our newest Lakefield listing plus new price on 20′ Duke

May 17, 2020 in Uncategorized

 


Lakefield Seminole: 13 ft. 1953

Notes from the owner below
“1953 Lakefield Seminole !3 ft.  West System bottom, (no soak, epoxy overlay) with bilge pump.  Can sit at the dock uncovered all summer. 25 hp Mercury electric start.  Worry free, cedar-strip boat in excellent condition – Includes trailer and full cover. The trailer, in excellent condition,  with bearing buddies, has new tires and lights. Call or email Gord 416 894 1953.”

Price: Asking $5300.00 or best offer.        For further details, please click on the link.     Ad number pb901

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New Price on a classic Duke utility: 20 ft. 1961


We have been instructed by the owner to reduce the price of this classic Duke. Original price $19,500.  New price, (May 2020) $16,500 

See the owner’s notes below.
ABSOLUTELY TOP CONDITION
– #6102 all original, only 2 owners in SE Lake Rosseau, Muskoka  Current  owners have cherished the boat since 1975

In 1997 the decks and bottom were refinished and the deck re-puttied. Two planks in the hull and the rub rails were replaced by Fred Mischler. No sump pump is required after the spring “take-up“.
At that time the engine was also rebuilt professionally rebuilt  The 6 cyl  Buchanan Rocket, has been  lightly used since the rebuild.
Complete NEW UPHOLSTERY was installed in 2017. and the Duke was re-varnished by Dukes in 2005 The fuel tank was restored as well.
The reason for sale of our much loved Duke: is an acquired/restored  1962 DUKE 21

Original Price: $19,500.  New price, May, 2020 $16,500
For further details, please click on the link.    Ad number pb882

Contact: John Lugsdin, cell/txt 250-538-2381,  (Additional photos below)

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