17 foot long Old Town HW (Heavy Water) model canoe with serial number 4135
This 17 foot long, CS (Common Sense or middle) grade, HW (Heavy Water) model canoe serial number 4135 has been donated to the WCHA and is now for sale. It originally had no keel, ash decks, ash trim, closed spruce gunwales, and sponsons (although the sponsons are gone now). It shipped on May 26th, 1906 to Abercrombie & Fitch Company in New York City and the original deck tag is still in place. This canoe can be seen in Tamworth, New Hampshire. Delivery in the region may be possible for an additional fee. More pictures are available. See https://www.wcha.org/forums/index.php?threads/5683/ for the original build record request and a picture of the canoe as found. The price is $300. Contact Annie Burke (Annie@wcha.org or 603-323-8992) for more details.
08/18/2020 (5 months)