Name: Tinderbox
Boat Owner: Peat Leith
Designer: Will Chamberlain
Builder: Ian Johnstone

Tinderbox is an 18 foot, modified Swamscott dory, built from a design by Will Chamberlain for hunting on the Great Lakes. She was very strongly built by Ian Johnston from plywood with sealed buoyancy compartments including a double floor. She is among the most sea worth open boats around, and has ventured to Port Davey and all over the East Coast of Tasmania. She has served as Marshaling Vessel for every Wooden Boat Festival since its inauguration in 1994.

LOD feet: 4
Hull Timber: Tasmanian Oak
Type of Boat: Gunning Dory
State: Tasmania
Built: 1992
Location: CDDIN