Restored William English Canoe

From Canoes: A Natural History in North America by Mark Neuzil and Norman Sims

  • The English catalog of 1918 described this canoe as “a good pleasure canoe and fairly fast to paddle.” All-wood canoes such as this were paddled solo using a double-bladed paddle, as shown, or tandem with single-bladed paddles.
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  • A restored William English canoe, model 21, which was listed as 16-feet long, 31 inches beam, and 12 inches deep.