This Boston Whitehall rowing boat model is Brand New, fully assembled and ready for display (not a kit). This Boston Whitehall model pulling boat was specially designed & built by the plank on bulkhead method (joining multiple small pieces of wood like Rosewood, Mahogany, Teak and other exotic tropical wood together on the hull). The rowing boat model is built exactly to scale as an original New York or Boston Whitehall was with many details. The task required skillful craftsmen hundreds of hours to accomplish. The model sits on a wooden stand and is ready to be display.
Just the perfect gift for home or office decorator, boat enthusiast or passionate collector. Size: 24 1/2" length x 6" width x 16 height. New York & Boston Whitehall Pulling Boat Model 24.The rowing boat model is built exactly to scale as an original. New York or Boston Whitehall. Some hold that the Whitehall rowing boat design was introduced from England. However the famed nautical historian Howard I. Chappelle cites the opinion of the late W. Stephens that in New York City there is a Whitehall Street and this was where the Whitehall was first built. Chappelle, Stephens and others agree that the design came into existence some time in the 1820s in New York City, having first been built by navy yard apprentices who had derived their model to some extent from the old naval gig. Boston Boat Yards built a lot them. They were used as Boston Water Taxis and by Runners or Barkers who would make sale pitches to newly arriving ships. More Rowing Tender Models & Canoes & Kayaks Are Available. Highlights about this rowing model boat.
100% hand built from scratch using plank on bulkhead construction method. Included with this Tender boat model is a wood base and name plate. Size: 24.5" overall length x 6" height x 6 width.
Made of finest wood like Rosewood, Mahogany, Teak and other exotic tropical wood. Extensive research through original plans and pictures make this model authentic. This model went through a demanding quality control process before leaving the workshop. After that the item will be re listed.
Models are securely packed with foam sheets, peanuts or bubble wraps. All tall ships expert level are fully assembled and packed in an extremely secure wooden crate which is boxed and sometimes double box. This item was in stock at the time of listing. This will assure that your message will be received. Auctiva Offers Free Image Hosting and Editing.
The item "Boston Whitehall Row Boat Wood Model 24 Pulling Boat Tender New" is in sale since Thursday, January 21, 2016. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Transportation\Boats & Ships\Other Boat & Ship Collectibles".jimscar-go" and is located in Ontario, California. This item can be shipped to United States, all countries in Europe, all countries in continental Asia, Canada, Mexico, Australia.