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Wooden boat builder to host SWOAM

Article from The Piscataquis Observer, Vol. 164, No. 47, November 20, 2002

ATKINSON Rollin Thurlow, a wooden boat designer and builder, will host Central Maine Small Woodlot Owners Association of Maine at his shop on Saturday, Nov. 23 from 9 to ll:30a.m.

Thurlow will inform us about uses of local woods, steam bending, and basic principles of boat construction.

The shop is located on the Range Road in Atkinson, 4.5 miles East from Rte 15. The mail box number is 336 & has a canoe model mounted above. SWOAM signs will be posted.

Visit Thurlow's website at :

For more information about SWOAM, contact chapter president Toby Hall at 564-7717, or Ron Locke at 564-7600.

NOTE - This article reflects the views of the author and not necessarily those of the TRC Alliance Team.