“Being on a boat that's moving through
the water, it's so clear.
Everything falls into place in terms of what's
important and what's not.”
James Taylor, singer
||Few things in life
surpass the joy and satisfaction of owning your own boat, particular a beautiful
wooden one. A hand-built wooden boat is more than just a boat, however, as
it’s also a work of art that draws admiring glances wherever you go.
interest lies in a traditional canoe, a boat tender, a sailing dinghy or a
traditional craft, Northboats can help turn your dreams into reality.
|In our workshop we
can build craft up to an overall length of about 19ft. Using plans from
established designers, we will discuss all aspects of a new build with you,
ensuring you choose a boat that is just right for your needs. As the build
progresses you will be welcome to visit the workshop to watch the progress and
share in the creation of your own special boat.
||We can even make a
pair of personalised oars that will be unique to your boat and every boat we
build, no matter how small, receives a complimentary bottle of finest Scottish
malt whisky to wet its bow on launch day.
represent the future, not the past. As far as is possible we build using
environmentally sensitive methods with timber sourced from managed sustainable