The Sairy Gamp
Feather Canoes offers Wee Lassie Plans and Patterns for build-it-yourself Classic Cedar Strip Solo Canoes as designed by Master Woodworker Henry A. "Mac" McCarthy, author of Woodenboat's "Featherweight Boatbuilding".
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The Sairy Gamp


This small canoe is based on JH Rushton’s “Sairy Gamp”, built in 1883 for the light-weight enthusiast Nessmuk. Re-designed by Mac, the Feather Canoe Sairy Gamp is similar to the Wee Lassie, but has a 9′ long hull and weighs in at 15-20 lbs. It is ideally suited for a child, teen or small adult.


Length: 9′
Beam: 26″
Estimated Weight: 15 – 20 lb
Suggested Capacity: 112 lbs


Sairy Gamp Full Size Patterns
Includes measures and mold patterns hand drawn by Mac McCarthy.