Old Town Rowboat # 130796 7

What is the length of your boat? If it is 9', we have a match and the last digit of your number should be a 9, not a 7.

130796 was assigned to a 9' dingy in AA grade with mahogany trim, a keel and outside stems. From your picture, looks like things match. It was originally painted white and shipped to Bay Head, NJ in June of 1941. A copy of the build record is attached.

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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.

By the way - nice job with the restoration!
 

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