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Bolger: Martha Jane

September 14, 2016
Bolger: Martha Jane

  From Common-sense-boats: Martha Jane is the smallest possible true sharpie with adequate accommodations for two. It is well known that good sharpies offer the most performance for the least investment of time and money. This makes Martha Jane a wolf in sheep’s clothing, as she is an owner built boat that will out...
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Bolger Illinois. It is BIG.

September 3, 2016
Bolger Illinois. It is BIG.

Design #630 Illinois A residence 63’l x 10.0′ x l’6 overall dimensions, 11’ 3 bridge clearance and 31,000 pounds designed displacement. Illinois (our drawing board name; the boat has not been built so far) was designed for a Chicago man who wanted an affordable Florida houseboat. He intended to build her himself and she...
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Bolger Double Eagle

August 25, 2016
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Bolger’s “Double Eagle” 40′ X 20′ X 1’8″ This is text from a website featuring a build of the Bolger Double Eagle:  This layout plan shows the interior arrangement. Since the design was created a decision was made to increase the overall beam to 20′ from the original 16′ shown here.  A few changes...
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Bolger Superbrick Sailing Shantyboat

August 22, 2016
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Bolger was a true shantyboater at heart… as a designer… and for quite some time, in his choice of home.     Though he did design boats with traditional beauty, including the sailing ship Rose, most know him today as the designer of a series of square boats, boats with a beauty that was...
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Wayback Machine: Bolger AS-19

August 5, 2016
Wayback Machine:  Bolger AS-19

From a website about the Bolger AS-19 back in 2002. This is one of the smallest of the AS designs by Bolger, but with a few changes it could pack a lot of room into it’s 19 feet. AS-19     BOLGER AS-19 LOA 19’6″ – BEAM  5’6″ – DRAFT 10″ Cat yawl with gaff-rigged main, and sprit-rigged mizzen....
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Bolger Houseboat – 3 reports

July 13, 2016
Bolger Houseboat – 3 reports

From DuckworksMagazine.com: Here are some preliminary pictures of our Bolger Houseboat. We hope to cruise on the Rideau, Ottawa and St. lawrence rivers which are very close to us. It should be ok for daytrips to the local launch for fishing and pic niks. When things settle down and we get the cruising out...
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Bolger Canal Houseboat

June 21, 2016
Bolger Canal Boat

Photos of a proposed Bolger canal boat from Bruce Holman, who said…”This simple, low horsepower, light weight 24 footer seems like it would make a great family comfortable camping cruising platform.  I think Bolger predicted 7.5hp would cruise at 6 mph, and he drew in a second motor mount because a second motor could...
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From Triloboats: Bolger Remembered

March 5, 2016
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 http://triloboats.blogspot.com/:  From Dave Zeiger.  See also  www.TRILOBOATS.com Susanne Altenburger and Phil Bolger  “Any fool can make something complicated. It takes a genius to make it simple.” ― Woody Guthrie “If you knew how much work went into it, you wouldn’t call it genius. ” ― Michelangelo Buonarroti  Phillip C. Bolger: In Memorium While I never met Phil,...
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For Sale: Bolger Jesse Cooper

June 9, 2012
For Sale: Bolger Jesse Cooper

I think it was 2009 or so that I met Paul and his Tomboy.. a Bolger Jesse Cooper. If you love Bolger, you’d love this boat. It has all the pros and cons of a Bolger craft.. in a very compact space, while still offering standing headroom and considerable amenities. Nice boat. And now...
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Craiglist: Bolger 32′ Sailboat/Houseboat

October 7, 2011
Craiglist: Bolger 32′ Sailboat/Houseboat

32′ Motorsailor Sailboat – $68500 (Seward, AK) Date: 2011-09-12, 8:03PM AKDT Reply to: see below    PRICED REDUCED- 68500.00 2004 32′ Custom Motor Sailor, custom designed by Phil Bolger & professionally built to very heavy standards, this Cat Ketch is perfect for long range cruising in Northern Waters. Wood epoxy...
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