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This canoe, serial number 116367, was shipped to Abercrombie and Fitch on March 17, 1936. It is an A.A. Grade with mahogany gunwales, thwarts, decks and seats. The keel was laid up on Feb 26, and varnishing was completed March 4. It was painstakingly restored professionally in 1985-86.
Harold “Doc” Blanchard vintage cedar/canvas canoe 15’
Vintage Harold “Doc” Blanchard 15 foot cedar strip & canvas canoe. Fully restored. Circa late 1950's to early1960's. Hand made in Greenville Maine. Ideal pond or lake canoe, very stable. (Noted in Jerry Stelmok's “Building the Maine Guide Canoe” in 1980). $2200 OBRO.