The nature of wooden boatbuilding draws on many skills and much knowledge, all of which have been honed at Peter Freebody & Co over decades of building and restoring traditional boats on the River Thames
The Freebody family have been living and working on the middle Thames since the 13th Century
The team of craftsmen boatbuilders at Peter Freebody & Co are skilled in all aspects of traditional boatbuilding
The hidden art of varnishing and painting remains a close guarded secret
Petrol, electric & steam - the engineering department at Peter Freebody & Co have the knowledge to handle all aspects of classic marine engineering
Spoke shave, hand plane, tennon saw & chisel...
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