Watch Jennifer Crompton cover the new gundalow under construction on WMUR Channel 9 NH Chronicle that aired on August 10: Click here to watch. (Video Courtesy of WMUR-TV.)
This video shows how oak planks are steamed and bent onto the frame.
What’s a trunnel? What’s a gundalow? How many trunnels does a gundalow need?
Join us on Puddle Dock at Strawbery Banke, Portsmouth and see a working shipyard in progress. Tours of the shipyard are available with paid admission to Strawbery Banke, seven days a week, 10am to 5pm. Video of our boat builders hard at work…
This video is about the Portsmouth High School students who built a tool shed for the building site of the new gundalow on the grounds of Strawbery Banke Museum in Portsmouth, NH.
Thanks to all the new friends and volunteers who helped get the Captain Edward H. Adams Rig Up!
More Than a Drop in a Bucket: Gundalow Company Awarded RBC Blue Water Project™ Community Action Grant The Gundalow Company was awarded a $5,000 grant on behalf of the RBC Blue Water Project™, a water stewardship program from the Royal Bank of Canada. The Gundalow Company will use the funding to support our 2011 “Contemporary Coastal Issues” events. Designed to engage the public in understanding current threats to our watersheds, these events provide activities that will reduce negative impact on our rivers, bays and watersheds. The RBC Blue Water Project™ is a wide-ranging, multi-year program to help foster a culture […]
The summer season has been busy moving the gundalow from river to river and town to town. The most challenging bridge to get under is the railroad bridge that crosses the Squamscott River. Here is the gundalow going upriver, and back – it takes JUST the right height to squeeze under – with a 2′ draw, we need over 7’2″ …to clear (with the mast out all the way.)
Gundalow Company anticipates windfall from Kittery Point waterfront property sale “Our twelve years in the Kittery house was a windfall for us, living on waterfront with a deep water dock – having bridge-free access to the open sea, taking what was an unkempt lot full of bramble and turning it into what we came to say is a ‘Maine-scaped’ acre with stately ledge and sloping lawn,” Sherry Walworth reminisced. “We think it’s a good turn around that we can take whatever windfall that comes from our house sale now and share it with the Gundalow Company.” The property, currently on […]