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  • July/August 2014, Issue 239

    Save a Classic


    A Classic Hand Motorsailer


    QUEEN (ex-LIBRA) has a pedigree as a classic, the only boat built to a design that William Hand developed for the 48′ version of the Wheeler Shipyard’s “Playmate Motorsailer” line.


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  • From the WoodenBoat Forum

    Rebuilding “Haabet”


    “The summer of 2011, we bought an old motor sailer (have no idea what the English term for the boat type Skøyte is). The boat was built in Risør, Norway in 1917 as a coastal freighter.”


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  • September/October 2014, Issue 240

    WoodenBoat Magazine

    • Time Travel in a Powerboater’s Paradise
    • A Deep-Reach Clamp
    • Bill Page Market Maker
    • The Thames Waterman’s Stroke
    • The Rebirth of a Lug-rigged Privateer
    • The Shipwright’s Adze
    • The Geometry of Rowing
    • Building an Amesbury Skiff — Part 1

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