2262Re: Gwen o' the River
- Feb 9, 2009--- In AtkinBoats@yahoogroups.com, "Jon & Wanda(Tink)" <windyjon@...>
>Yeah, I'm with you there...started out wanting a houseboat, then
> I looked at all three of the Atkins sternwheeler designs but they
> didn't offer what I wanted. I looked at all kinds of house boats and
> some where close but just not right. Then I spent a year and a half
> exploreing old and new sternwheelers and started designing my owen.
> When it comes to this thread I like you are just tossing out thoughts.
> --- In AtkinBoats@yahoogroups.com, "Steve" <classiccraft@> wrote:
realised it would be a lot more useful if it could travel at 7 knots
with small horsepower , and do coastal passages in safety and comfort.
Oh,...and could sail.Couldn't find plans to suit, so just started
building. Still only got a pencil sketch on a piece of ply (added).
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