Build Record for 1928 Old Towne Sea Model

Jeffrey

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Requesting the build records for a 1928 Old Towne 16 Foot Sea Model canvas cover cedar boat. Serial Number 98377. What a great service you are providing. It makes this wonderful canoe even more interesting.
 
Looks like you got it pretty close. 98377 was assigned to a 16' Sea model in AA condition with 60" decks, keel, bilge keel and floor racks. Its original colot was light red and it was shipped to Portland ME in May of 1928. A copy of the build record is attached. Benson Gray did a search on this boat in May, 2002.

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It is also possible that you could have another number or manufacturer if this description doesn't match your canoe. Feel free to reply here if you have any other questions.
 

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