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A Timeline of Ships, Boats, and Yachts. - "Ships and boats are two of the oldest types of transportation and were first built thousands of years ago. Not only have ships and boats been used for transportation throughout history, they have been used for a number of other reasons including to transport cargo, fishing, as a type of defense from armed forces, sports, leisure, and relaxation. Today, ships, boats, and yachts are built using advanced technology and materials, differing greatly from those that have been used throughout history."

Good Old Boat - "The sailing magazine for the rest of us"

Antique & Classic Boat Society- The name says it all.

Wooden Boat Specialties- "Restoration Discount Marine"

Iboats.com- "The iBoats network is a collection of web sites, online stores and newsletters devoted to providing the best boating, fishing, and water sports related information available anywhere in the world."

Marine Source- MarineSource has served the used boat, yacht and sailboat market continually since 1992 and during that time we have earned the respect of boat buyers, yacht brokers and boat dealers around the world.

Boat Talk- "Our Personal Boating Community" - It's really huge.

Anyboat- "Online Boating Ezine"

Bob Speltz Land-O-Lakes Chapter- "Premier Chapter of the ACBS"

BoatingLinks dot com- "The most complete collection of Boating Links on the Internet."

Gar Wood boats are among the most sought-after classic boats in the world. The fascinating events that led to the development and production of Gar Wood boats is one of the most interesting stories in boating history.

The Classic Boat Connection- "Your one stop source for all of your classic and antique boat restoration supplies including Chris Craft replacement parts and hardware, Hercules motor gasket sets, Chris Craft engine manuals, classic boat flooring, Chris Craft Pennant and Burgees, Interlux Chris Craft Mahogany Filler Stain, Epifanes Clear High Gloss Varnish and Wood Finish Gloss, Pettit Hard Racing Bronze Bottom Paint, Lovett 6 & 12V Bilge Pumps."

Wooden Boat Fittings - "Situated on the banks of Victoria's Western Port, we help people complete classic boats authentically by providing traditional timber boat fittings made by hand--the way it used to happen.."

Chris-Craft antique boat club - The Chris-Craft antique boat club.

Antique Boat Center - "Bringing Antique and Classic Boat Buyers and Sellers Together!". . . . . . Antique Boat Center was established in January 1990 as a boat sales/brokerage service and boat storage facility. Over the last 11 years, we have become the largest Antique and Classic Boat sales/Brokerage firm in the east.

Howard Classic Boats - Howard Classic Boats Specializes in Restoration and Sales
of Classic Wood, Steel, Aluminum & Fiberglass Boats. Located in Langley OK.

Wooden Boats, Wood Boats, Classic Boats, Antique Boats
- Offered by Mitch LaPointe -

Serving the antique boat community for 20 years


Antique & Classic Wooden Boat Shows USA

Antique and classic wooden boat shows are becoming more popular every year, all across the United States. Many of these shows are hosted by local chapters of the Antique & Classic Boat Society (ACBS), though some are put on by specialty clubs dedicated to a particular builder. Entry fees are normally low and may include a dinner or reception. Some shows include classic car displays, art and toy boats.

Lake Hopatong Antique & Classic Boat Society

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