Hewes and Company Marine Division, Blue Hill, Maine

  • SB Ad Renbrook
  • StA web1
  • close finish
  • stayles
  • St. Ayles plywood parts Aug 2013

St. Ayles Skiff kit: Designed by Iain Oughtred she is a 22’ double end plywood lapstrake skiff.

Four oarsmen & coxswain

Contains the following:

  • Okoume 1088 marine plywood

    • 9mm precut planking with machined traditional end scarfs

    • 18mm frames, inner stem & stern, seats, seat supports, rudder and breasthook

  • Plywood moulds

    • Outer stem pattern

    • Station molds notched for the planking

    • Spreader spacer bars for the molds

    • Planking clamps

  • Plans, royalties and the license to build one boat

  • $3371 plus shipping


Pictures of the St. Ayles skiff being built and raced http://www.flickr.com/groups/scottishrowing/

Build instructions for the St. Ayles skiff http://scottishcoastalrowing.org/about-the-kit/build-instructions/

Jordan Boats- Oughtred kit instructions http://jordanboats.co.uk/JB/index.htm

video instruction for gluing planks together http://jordanboats.co.uk/JB/bonding.htm

video of kits being CNC machined http://www.proboat.com/cutting-a-st-ayles-skiff.html

St. Ayles High School project http://barc.woodenboat.com/

List and descriptions of all of Iain Oughtreds Boat and plan sales http://www.classicmarine.co.uk/boatsearch.asp

Text and Photographs of the Wind and Oar St. Ayles build in Oregon http://wind-and-oar-boatschool.org/?cat=7

Hewes & Company Marine Division Facebook page- pictures of St Ayles built by Maine High School http://www.facebook.com/pages/Hewes-Company-Marine-Division/138957102790976?v=wall


www.hewesco.com PO Box 599 • 419 Ellsworth Road • Blue Hill, Maine 04614 • phone: 207-374-2275 • fax: 207-374-2999 • cncmarine@hewesco.com