The Story Behind the Dory

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Lowell's Boat Shop
Visit Lowell's Boat Shop for a guided tour! Founded in 1793, Lowell's Boat Shop is the oldest continuously operating wooden boat shop in the United States. Now a National Historic Landmark, Lowell's continues to build wooden boats in the traditional method. Located on the banks of the Merrimack River in Amesbury, Lowell's will be welcoming guests to learn more about its unique history and the craft of wooden boat building as it was practiced then and continues to be today.



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459 Main St., Amesbury, MA, 01913

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I-95 to Exit 58B. Follow Rte 110W toward I-495/Amesbury, turn left on to Main St.