Lyman Boat Works - Lyman Sleeper Values


While the Great Lakes region is recognized as the birthplace of many of the most popular names in collector boating, one manufacturer’s unique designs and classic construction techniques proved to be a perfect match for the often-choppy waters of America’s inland seas. Lyman Boat Works began producing small boats in the 1880s, and in the 1930s it helped popularize the use of the ancient lapstrake-style of hull construction in modern recreational boatbuilding. Lapstrake hull construction features overlapping hull planks, resulting in a tough hull that is well suited for rough water.

This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://www.hagerty.com/articles-videos/articles/2014/09/16/lyman-sleeper-values