Classic 18-foot Chestnut cedar/canvas freighter canoe - $5,500 OBO Lake Minnetonka
Gorgeous 100-plus year old wood/canvas classic canoe made by the famed Chestnut Canoe Company of New Brunswick, Canada. Cedar hull covered in canvas, with rich mahogany gunnels and seating. This boat was built sometime around 1900-1910, and has been in the family for generations. Always meticulously maintained, always professionally restored with new canvas and woodwork, and always stored indoors all year. Boat is 18 feet long with a 50-inch beam and is 18" deep at the center. It has a square stern that accommodates a gas or electric motor. Easily holds 2 adults and three kids and coolers for a day trip, or easily holds 3-4 adults, two large dogs, and other fishing/camping/hunting gear.
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