- Resources -

We've been collecting interesting sites for ages, and found we'd frequently refer to them when assisting customers. So we thought we ought to make them available to everyone. Hopefully you too, will find some handy resources here. Please pay special attention to the bold links: those folks are good enough to support us (and themselves...) by advertising in WoodenBoat.
If you have suggestions for appropriate sites, let us know via our Contact Us Page.


You can "jump" to sections:

BOATBUILDERS         BOAT KITS/DESIGNS         BROKERS         BUILDING PROJECTS     CRUISE/CHARTER         EVENTS         HARDWARE/TOOLS         MODELING         MUSEUMS         NON-PROFITS/ASSOC         PUBLICATIONS         SCHOOLS         SURVEYORS/INS         WEATHER/CHARTS         WOOD         MISC


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BOATBUILDERS

  • Adirondack Guide Boat
  • American Traders
  • Atlantic Yacht Basin
  • Big Pond Boat Shop
  • Blake Boatworks
  • Boothbay Harbor Shipyard
  • Boyd's Antique Boats
  • Brion Rieff Boatbuilding
  • Brush Creek Yachts
  • Callinectes Boat Works
  • Choptank Boatworks
  • Clarion Boats
  • Classic Boat Shop
  • Clint Chase Boat Builder
  • Covey Island Boatworks
  • Damien McLaughlin, Boatbuilder
  • Downeast Peapods
  • Douglas Brooks Boatbuilding
  • Duck Flat Wooden Boats
  • Eric Dow Boatbuilding
  • Flanigan Brothers
  • French & Webb
  • Front Street Shipyard
  • German Boats
  • Harrison Boatworks
  • Harry Bryan Boatbuilding
  • Harbor Woodworks
  • Harwood Water Craft
  • Hilmark Boats
  • Independence Boatworks
  • Jespersen Boatbuilders
  • Jim Shotwell Boats
  • John's Bay Boat Co
  • Kevin Martin Boatbuilding
  • Koroknay's Lyman Restorations
  • Lowell's Boat Shop
  • Macatawa Bay Boat Works
  • Marine Classics UK
  • Montana Boat
  • Montana Riverboats
  • Nexus Marine
  • North Bay Boatworks
  • North Brooklin Boats
  • Northwoods Canoe
  • One Ocean Kayaks
  • Pease Boat Works
  • Philbrick Boats
  • Portland Yacht Services
  • Ray's River Dories
  • Redfish Kayaks
  • Redd's Pond Boatworks
  • Rivendell Marine
  • Rumery's Boat Yard
  • Salt Pond Rowing
  • Sea Island Boatworks
  • Shearwater Boats
  • Shoestring Shipyard
  • Simply Skiffs, UK
  • Six River Marine
  • Small Boat Restoration
  • Stan-Craft Boats
  • Stirling and Son
  • Traditional Boatworks
  • Two Daughters Boatworks
  • Van Dam Wood Craft
  • Ventura Harbor Boatyard
  • Village Boat Shop
  • Wooden Boatshop (Australia)
  • Woodstock Boatbuilders
  • BOAT KITS, DESIGNS, DESIGN SOFTWARE

  • Alden Designs
  • Antonio Dias Designs
  • Arrowhead Boats
  • Atkin & Co
  • Bartender Boats
  • Bolger Boats
  • Brooks Boats
  • Chesapeake Marine Design
  • Clark Craft
  • Common Sense Designs
  • DN Ice Boats
  • Dreamcatcher Boats
  • Dudley Dix of South Africa
  • Dynamite Payson's Instant Boats
  • Ellero Kayaks
  • Feather Canoes
  • Paul Gartside Ltd.
  • Geodesic Airolite - Platt Monfort
  • Guillemot Kayaks
  • Herreshoff Catalogue Raisonné
  • Herreshoff Designs
  • International 110 - Ray Hunt
  • Jacques Mertens - Plans
  • Jordan Wood Boats (cradles)
  • King Racing Shells
  • Mylne Designs
  • Newfound Woodworks
  • Optimist Pram plans
  • Norwalk Island Sharpies
  • Ray's River Dories
  • Ross Lillistone
  • Searunner Multihulls
  • Smithsonian Ships Plans
  • Stephens & Waring Yacht Design
  • Steve Redmond (Whisp) Designs
  • Swallow Boats
  • Ted Brewer Designs
  • Tender Craft Boat Shop
  • Tom Hill Boat Designs
  • Uffa Fox Designs
  • Vacanti Design Software
  • Walsteds
  • Wayland Marine
  • WoodenBoat's Nutbacks
  • Woods' Catamarans
  • BOAT BROKERS

  • Antique Boat Center
  • Baum & Konig, Classic Yachts
  • LaPointe's
  • Vintage Boats
  • BUILDING PROJECTS

  • Babson 14
  • Buzzard's Bay 14
  • Catboat circa 1930s
  • Chamberlain Dory Skiff
  • Coquina Shary Lee
  • Haven Builders
  • Lumberyard Skiff
  • Marsh Cat, J. Freund
  • Marsh Cat, K MacDonald
  • Melonseeds
  • Melonseed 13 4
  • Melonseed 16, lapstrake
  • Melonseed 16, strip
  • Ness Yawl
  • Ohio Sharpie
  • Salmon Trawler, Skyla Brianne
  • Sharpie
  • Simmons Sea Skiff
  • Sloop Danneskjold
  • Stitch 'n Glue, Boatbuilder
  • Wenda, by Albert Strange
  • CRUISE AND CHARTER

  • Al Zahra, Muscat, Oman
  • Brilliant
  • Classic Sail France
  • Cruising Resources
  • Maine Windjammers
  • Sail ACTRESS Charter
  • Schooner Adventuress
  • Twelve Meters
  • Whistling Man Excursions
  • EVENTS

  • Antigua Classic Yacht Regatta
  • Australian Wooden Boat Festival
  • Beale Park Boat Show (UK)
  • Classic Mariner's Regatta
  • Eggemoggin Reach Regatta
  • Georgetown Wooden Boat Show
  • Lake Tahoe Concourse
  • Les Cheneaux Antique W B Show
  • Maine Boatbuilder's Show
  • Maine Small Craft Celebration
  • Opera House Cup
  • Oslo Boat Festival
  • Refit Show
  • Small Reach Regatta
  • Southport Wooden Boat Show
  • Vancouver Wooden Boat Festival
  • Wooden Boat Festival, LA
  • Wooden Boat Festival, WA
  • World Schooner Cup, September 2018
  • HARDWARE, COATINGS, TOOLS

  • Bloxygen
  • Bolt Depot
  • Brass and Bounty
  • Bristol Finish
  • British Seagull Outboards
  • Classic Marine
  • Conrad Blocks
  • Davey & Co.
  • Edson International
  • EZ-Row
  • Faering Copper Fasteners
  • Foley Engines
  • Grizzly Industrial
  • Hildebran Design Castings
  • Jamestown Distributors
  • Laguna Tools
  • Latanzo Rowing Parts
  • MAS Epoxies
  • Paul E. Luke Outifitters
  • Sailrite
  • Snediker Yacht Restoration
  • Star Distributing
  • Un-screw-ums T&L Tools
  • U.S. Paint
  • Wooden Boat Fittings
  • Zephyrwerks Sheaves and Rollers
  • MODELING

  • BlueJacket Shipcrafters
  • Ed's Ship Models
  • Footy Class Association
  • Half-Hull Classics
  • Hampton Roads Ship Model Society
  • Model Ship World
  • Nautical Research Guild
  • Sublime Boatworks Pond Yachts
  • MUSEUMS

  • Adirondack Museum
  • Canadian Canoe Museum
  • Chesapeake Bay MM
  • Columbia River MM
  • Eric Sloane Museum
  • Essex Shipbuilding Museum
  • Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic
  • Great Lakes Shipwreck Museum
  • Herreshoff Marine Museum
  • Hull Lifesaving Museum
  • Independence Seaport Museum
  • Lake Champlain MM
  • Long Island MM
  • New Hampshire Boat Museum
  • The Mariner's Museum
  • Maritime Museum of Sandusky
  • Maritime Museums North Amer.
  • Marquette Maritime Museum
  • Mich. Maritime Museum
  • MIT Hart Naut. Collection
  • Nat'l Maritime Museum Cornwall
  • Peabody Essex Museum
  • Penobscot Marine Museum
  • Reedville Fisherman's Museum
  • River Rowing Museum (UK)
  • Sail, Power and Steam Museum
  • San Diego Maritime Museum
  • San Fran. Maritime Nat'l Hist. Park
  • South Street Seaport Museum
  • Tahoe Maritime Museum
  • Tuckerton Seaport
  • USS Constellation
  • NON-PROFITS, ASSOCIATIONS

  • Albert Strange Association
  • Alexandria Seaport Foundation
  • Antique Boats America
  • Atlantic Challenge Canada
  • Atlantic Challenge Int'l
  • Bosun's Mate
  • Building to Teach
  • Canoe Yawl Assoc.
  • The Catboat Association
  • Center for Wooden Boats
  • Chris Craft Antique Boat Club
  • Classic Yacht Assoc.
  • Compass Project
  • Drascombe Assoc
  • Folkboat Assoc
  • Friendship Sloop Society
  • German Assoc. of Classic Yachts
  • HalfMoon Bay BC
  • International Eight Metre Assoc.
  • Jubilee Sailing Trust
  • Kettenburg Boats
  • LI Seaport/Eco Center
  • Master Mariners
  • Northwest Maritime Center
  • Norwegian Colin Archer Assoc
  • Okanagan A C B S
  • One Design Resource
  • Barque Picton Castle
  • Pride of Baltimore II
  • Rocking the Boat
  • Riva Society of GB
  • Salcombe Yawl Owners Assoc
  • Schooner Virginia
  • Shepherd Boats
  • Spaulding Center
  • Tahoe Classic Yachts
  • Trad. Small Craft Assoc.
  • Trent-Severn A B S
  • Virgina V Assoc.
  • Wooden Boats for Veterans
  • Wooden Canoe Heritage Assoc.
  • Wooden Hull Yacht Club
  • PUBLICATIONS

  • Boat Design Quarterly
  • Bone Yard Boats
  • Chasse-Marée (French)
  • Mortise and Tenon
  • Outrig Project
  • Rowing News
  • Thompson Dockside Newsletter
  • Water Craft magazine (UK)
  • Woodworkers Journal
  • SCHOOLS

  • Arques Schl of Trad. Boatbldg
  • Carmans River Maritime Center
  • The Center for Wooden Boats
  • Enkhuizer School
  • The Landing School
  • Maine Ocean School
  • North House Folk School
  • Outward Bound
  • Philadelphia Wooden Boat Factory
  • Seattle Central
  • Silva Bay Shipyard School
  • Teaching with Small Boats Alliance
  • Youth Maritime Training Assoc.
  • Westlawn Inst. of Marine Tech.
  • SURVEYORS, INSURANCE

  • Consumer Affairs-Boat Insurance
  • GW Full & Assoc.
  • Heritage Marine Insurance
  • Nat'l Assoc of Marine Surveyors
  • R. Pearce & Co
  • Rob Scanlan
  • WEATHER, CHARTS

  • Earth Nullschool
  • Local Forecast
  • Maine Harbors Weather Site
  • NOAA in Maine
  • NOAA National Data Buoy Center
  • NOAA Waves
  • Weather.com
  • WOOD

  • America's Wood
  • Boulter Plywood
  • Edensaw Woods
  • Goosebay Lumber
  • Harbor Sales
  • Keiver-Willard Lumber
  • Newman Lumber
  • Properties of Wood (WBF)
  • Westwind Hardwood
  • White Cedar
  • WoodWeb
  • Yukon Lumber
  • MOSTLY MARITIME MISCELLANY

  • Art Paine, Artist
  • BarCraft Boat Bars
  • Boat Used Part Search
  • Beken of Cowes
  • Buckley Smith Artwork
  • Design Works Clothing
  • Frayed Knot Arts
  • Handsaw Sharpening How-to
  • Helix Mooring System
  • International Maritime Film Fest
  • Jane Crosen, Mapmaker
  • JPU Woodcarver
  • Knots, animated by Grog
  • Maps: Lat - Long. - Elevations
  • Mark Rosenstein's Sailing Page
  • New Surry Theatre (Blue Hill, ME)
  • Rowable Classics
  • SEABIN Project
  • Square Rigger
  • Stormy Weather Sys. Consult.
  • Surplus Center (diesel engines)
  • Tall Ship Tracker
  • US Coast Guard
  • Vic's Nautical Salvage/Seajunk
  • Viking Ship Drakan Harald
  • Water Rower
  • Yacht Club Burgees Search