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How to Build the Haven 12½ Footer

WoodenBoat Books


By Harold "Dynamite" Payson

A shop manual on building an exceptional rowing dory. Designed by Philip C. Bolger, the 15' 6" Gloucester Light Dory is fast, seaworthy, and a delight to row.

Author and builder Dynamite Payson has built hundreds of these. It features simple plywood construction. Includes a full set of reduced plans, as well as step-by-step photos plus sketches of how to set-up.

Author: Harold "Dynamite" Payson
Publisher: WoodenBoat Books
Published: March 1, 1988
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9780937822135
Binding: Paperback