15 ft Shelburne Dory, Design #175

A simple rowboat that can be built with the most economical of materials.  The building method follows traditional dory practice with a flat bottom of fore and aft planking and lapstrake sides.  A downwind rig adds greatly to the versatility and the enjoyment it will provide.  A rewarding project for anyone looking to ease themselves gently into traditional boat building.

Construction: lapstrake side with flat bottom panel

Length: 15 ft 2 in
Beam: 4 ft 9 in
weight: 250 lbs
Depth amidships: 1 ft 4 in
Building time: 250 hours
Skill level: intermediate

Design #175: 5 Sheets

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15 ft Shelburne Dory, Design #175
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