Boats for Sale

WANTED:  Lyman enthusiast looking for a fully-restored Lyman boat, motor and trailer of show quality (rating 9 or 10 if possible)  A 15’ - 18’ Lyman.  Preferably an outboard, but will consider an inboard.  Would also prefer a 1950s vintage Lyman.  Price range up to $15,000 for a nice boat. Please contact Ron at email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or phone 920-421-1316

1953 19 Zasadny1953 19' Lyman Runabout - "Rare"

Rare 19'6" enclosed inboard, double cockpit runabout speed boat. Beautiful restoration, show quality classic. 2013 1st place Bay Harbor, MI Most Original Prewar division winner. 2012 2nd place Hessel MI Best Lapstrake division. Original rebuilt 135hp Kermath 6 cylinder Sea Chief engine. Restored and plated gauges and hardware, perfect red leather upholstery. Philippine mahogany hull and Honduran mahogany deck, stunning 12-coat varnish finish. See photo of similar boat on page 40, "Lyman Boats" by Tom Koroknay. Custom rebuilt road-worthy tandem trailer and spare. Own this intricately restored vintage classic. In Michigan, $32,000. Contact Gary 231-582-9595 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (9/18)

1954 15 SchielyPRICE REDUCED
1954 15' Lyman Runabout

1954 15'2" Lyman Center Steer Runabout, hull #31677 with a 1970 33hp Evinrude Ski Twin electric start and electric choke.  Original TeeNee Trailer.w/spare tire.  Restored in early 2000's.  New Battery, original wooden paddles in pristine condition, new water pump.  Weather permitting you can hear engine run. It is currently garaged on a trailer in Sandusky, Ohio. Asking $5500. Contact Bill at 440-343-2609 or schiely@sbcglobalnet. (9/18)


1955 13 Sturgill 1955 13' Lyman

1955 13' Lyman w/35 hp Johnson. Professionally restored in early 2000's and used in trade shows and as museum piece. Never outside since restoration. Needs new home. Should be worth $5,000 for your collection. In Kentucky. Pics available. Contact John Sturgill (606)278-0028 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (4/18)


1955 13 Witzel

1955 13' Lyman Runabout

For sale in restored condition. Restore by reputable marine restorer in Traverse City, Michigan. Have had the boat in storage since purchased. Also includes a 1957 18hp Johnson motor and a trailer. Has new steering cables and pulleys. This is a beauty? Asking $4,650. More pictures available. Call Bob at 616-450-8661 for more detailed information. (1/18)



1955 16 Hartman1955 Lyman

The hull of this 16’ Lyman is restored and needs an enthusiast who wants a finish the interior. I’m looking for someone who will appreciate cruising in the classic boat. A trailer is also available. The boat is located in Redwood City, CA. $2,000. (OBO) Please contact Bev at 650-302-9672.(11/17)



1956 15 McNichols1956 15' Lyman

1956, 15' length, 5' 6" beam, Hull # CFZ3633B0000E, 25 hp Johnson electric start, includes trailer, spare tire, boat cover, life jackets anchor, boat cover, horn, spare prop, new battery, two plastic gas cans, wooden paddles, bilge pump, new water pump, new thermostat, new steering cable, custom made light bar, many extras. This Lyman was our father's last project.  We three brothers wanted to keep it, but we find we are not using it enough. It is currently garaged on a trailer in Upland California. Please contact us at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Asking $4,500 or make offer. Interested parties should contact John at the email indicated (7/18).




1956 16 Gleason1956 16' Lyman Runabout

Boat is equipped wiith Mercury Mark 55E ,50HP electric start,O.B. Custom front mounted rack & pinion stearing, Deck mounted compass, a fish finder & boat speed indicator. Two rear gas tanks & plastic battery box. Solid walk through front & rear seats with backs. Flotation cushions on all. This beauty has to be seen, to be appreciated. Included is a Sportsman 1500 boat trailer. Price $5,900.  Call 239-433-5266 , Fort Myers FL. This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (1/18)





1956 18 Seyfors
1956 18' Lyman Runabout

For sale 1956 Lyman 18 foot runabout with 100 HP Graymarine engine. This boat has had restoration including new transom by Custom Marine with receipts for over 13000.00. It has new flooring with marine plywood and vinyl and custom embroidery on the motor cover. I comes with a new bimini top with side curtains and a new mooring cover. Also included is a custom trailer.  This beautiful boat has been garage stored. Asking $8,500.00 o.b.o. If interested contact me ar 419-571-8872 or 419-571-8426 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (2/18)


1956 19 Livaudais1956 19' Lyman Runabout

This boat spent its life on Lake George in New York until April 2013 when we purchased the boat and brought it to coastal Delaware.The boat has some custom features such as a full mahogany planked hull lining, cushions, bimini top. The Gray Marine engine was rebuilt by a former owner and runs very well. The hull was refinished in 2013; a 2014 new Loadrite double axle aluminum trailer with brakes; varnish refinished in 2015. The boat has been mechanically maintained by a professional marine facility in Lewes, Delaware. Asking $17,000 obo. Contact Riess Livaudais at 410-205-0184 or by email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (9/18)





1957 16.5 Renwich1957 16 ½‘ Lyman

Hull# 47221. 1963 Johnson 40-hp.  Restored 2011 with new decks and windshield.  Custom rear seats, cushions, depth sounder, bilge pump.  Two 6-gallon steel tanks.  2nd battery powers depth sounder, bilge pump, and running lights.  New bimini.  Bunk trailer. Located southwest Ohio. $4500. Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for information and pics. (7/18)


1957 SharpeNEW LISTING!

1957 16 1/2' Lyman Runabout
Boat has been used very little. Has a new, custom over the road aluminum trailer; all new cushions and soft top. Powered with 35hp Evinrude with very low hours.  The boat is in pristine condition. Have made many fun memories on this boat for 37 years, but now time to pass it on. Boat has always been stored indoors. Asking $11,000. Contact Jim Sharpe at 419-370-1067 (cell) or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (12/18)


1957 18 Flood

1957 18' Lyman Inboard Runabout

Excellent condition. Purchased in 1999 and refinished. All original wood. Always stored inside. Graymarine model 109 engine (100hp) rebuilt in 2008 by Baril Engine in Green Bay. Only 58 hours on the "new" engine! Trailer is not pretty, but tows like a dream. Bimini top and full cover with side windows and mooring cover all in excellent condition. We are ready for another project, so letting her go to another caretaker. Asking $10,500. Contact Rob at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or 920-746-5280 (Wisonsin). (12/18)


1957 Swanson1957 18' Lyman Islander

In great shape with virtually all original wood, this boat is a survivor and a great example of Lyman craftsmanship.  The Graymarine engine was overhauled by very reputable marine engine experts in 2005 and has approximately 300 hours on the engine since overhaul.  The transmission was overhauled at the same time.  This boat has always been kept on a western Lake Erie river and has been admired for almost 59 years by only three owners.  It rides on a Loadmaster trailer that was new in 2005 and has less than 200 miles since new. Asking $9500.  Contact Carl Swanson at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 419-874-2963 and leave a call back message. (9/17)


 1957 19 Runabout Weiss1957 19' Lyman Runabout

Original Gray Marine 108hp straight six. Engine professionally rebuilt in 2007.  Less than 100 hours on the engine since the rebuild. All fuel lines replaced with ethanol-resistance hoses. New custom stainless steel fuel tank.  Custom Loadmaster trailer. Low miles. New cushions in the original burgundy vinyl with gold piping.  Bimini top/frame in white sunbrella fabric. Completely rewired in 2010.

Hull was stripped and repainted with 3 coats of Brightside Polyurethane in 2009.  Used only three seasons and then stored indoors for 7 years since. Ribs under engine replaced with laminated epoxy wood frames (while the engine was being rebuilt). Entire bilge and floorboards repainted with the original Sandusky “Sand” paint. Custom cover for entire boat to protect the varnish. Boat is being stored in CT. Asking $12,500. Contact Ron Weiss at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (9/18)


 1958 19 Donohue

1958 19' Lyman Runabout

All wood with lapstrake hull. Purchased in 2006 from Antique Boat Center in Cincinnati, OH. Classic on the outside - reliable 4.3L GM on the inside. Runs and rides great. Plenty of get up and go. Professionally re-engined in 2008 with new GMC light truck engine, 4.3L V-6, 195 hp marinized by Marine Power. New Borg-Warner transmission. Engine, fresh water cooled. In-line fuel filter/water separator 29-gallon fuel tank. New control panel installed at same time as new engine. Original steering wheel, throttle control and gear shift. Regular paint and varnish touch-up. Bottom professionally sealed and pained in 2013. Always used in fresh water (only) since purchased. Always stored under cover. Custom seat cushions (not shown), full boat cover and snap in tonneau cover. HD trailer, wheel bearings professionally repacked in 2013. Located in Seattle, Washington. Asking $10,800 (over $40K invested in restoration). SOLD (8/18)



1961 Hal Newallv2

SOLD 1961 20' Lyman Runabout 

Powered by a Graymarine Fireball 139 v8 inboard.  This boat is quite efficient, yet will get up and cruise very nicely!  The upgraded varnished decks and side decks really set this one apart from the usual.  There were many updates/upgrades including a new gas tank installed in 2012, and then when the new owner purchased this boat out of Michigan in 2013, they installed new bow and stern bilge pumps, new blower and updated structural and mechanical systems (records available along with survey).  Features include: compass, two fire extinguishers, six life vests, dual batteries with switch, sun top with boot and side curtains, boat hook, two long-handled paddles, throw ring, fenders, two vintage Coca-Cola coolers, bow flag pole with Lyman burgee, mahogany aft pole with original "beehive" 360 degree stern light and flag, four step folding mahogany swim ladder, anchor with line and chain, and full-length mooring cover.  Also includes a dual axel trailer. There are other "extras" which will also be included with the boat.  Asking $11,500 for a very nice boat. SOLD  (3/18)

1961 21 Selbyt1961 21' Lyman

1961 21' Lyman - all original, 138 Gray marine. Bought new and barn stored always, engine runs well, boat hull solid, use as is or restore, includes storage trailer, located on Lake Champlain, Vermont. $ 4,600 OBO anxious to move. Interested parties can call 802-922-7573. (8/18)


1961 21 MolloyM1961 21' Lyman Runabout w/ 138 GrayMarine Fireball

The bottom of this Lyman has been refinished and the gas tank pulled and dipped to clean the inside. It's like new. Have repaired wiring, engine, polished brightwork, repacked bearings on the trailer. Trailer is very heavy duty. Extras: complete rudder system, steering system, skag prop shaft and prop, control panel, throttle cables and engine. This boat has always been kept inside. It is a good garage find. Asking $12,500. Contact Mike Molloy at 501-318-8097 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..    (2/18)


1961 16 DisastersSOLD  1961 16' Lyman

Great restored condition. Powered by 1969 Johnson 55hp outboard engine. Turnkey condition and ready for the lake. Additional photos available. If desired, boat also available with restored show condition 1957 Johnson Golden Javelin 35hp outboard. Asking $9,000 for boat and both motors or $7,000 for boat and 55hp motor only. SOLD. (8/18)




 21 Gill

1962 21' Lyman 

Professional restoration completed by licensed boat restoration shop, specializing in expert repair and restorations of classic Lyman wooden boats. Boat has undergone major hull restorations including a new stem and knee joint, new ribs and planking, a complete new Philippine mahogany transom, new teak swim platform, new Philippine mahogany motor box, solid teak windshields, new Rayco aluminum USCG approved fuel tank, custom Dupont chroma one paint job completed, new Bennett trim tabs, all original deck hardware rechromed plus four additional new stainless deck vents, brand new custom Loadmaster tandem-axle trailer, and so much more. Additionally, new engine, carburetor and brand new propeller. Have all receipts totaling over $35,000 detailing all purchases and restoration performed and completed. Owner's tragic death due to cancer forces sale of his dream boat. More pictures and detailed info available upon request. Asking $24,000. Please call Joe at 216-402-5384. (5/18)

1965 25 Gillroy1965 25' Lyman Soft Top Sleeper

1965 Lyman 25FT soft top sleeper, K-1503, Gray 327, velvet drive, ‘Deja Voom’ Owned since 1993, fully restored in 1999 and lovingly maintained, full documentation package, new 2016 Loadmaster custom trailer, full canvas package, great looking Lyman. Deja Voom in Tom K’s Lyman history book. Off to do Great Loop in trawler, better for her to have new caring home. $25,000. Call Bill 678-221-7486 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (8/18)


1965 25 Jackson1965 25'Lyman Sleeper

Powered by a 260 Volvo BB. Family owned and maintained for 43 years. First Lyman in the Lyman Owners Group later known as Lyman Boat Owners Association. Lyman refreshed annually and boathouse kept. New white Stamold top with stainless steel bows, cushions recovered to duplicate original and transom replaced. Plank and other wood work completed as needed. This Lyman has averaged less than 50hrs a year and not been in the water since recent varnish and bottom paint (2016). Sold Island home and no longer need the dependability and safety "Trois Soeurs" provided. This Boat is stored in a dry warehouse in Clayton, NY, available to survey anytime. Asking $12,500. Call Fred Jackson at 315-263-8513 if interested. Storage for the winter included with fall sale. Interior photos available by emailing me at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (9/18)

1966 Why 21


1966 21' Lyman Runabout

Boat has been in the family for 43 years and kept in a boathouse on Lake Winnipesaukee. Mint condition- fully restored 2014 with following upgrades:  refastened with 5200 in all bottom seams;  new wiring; Nautolex deck & floor coverings; Moeller polymer fuel tank; Teleflex steering & single lever control, GPS; trim tabs; shaft &

Michigan prop; Vernatone mufflers; fuel filter/water separator; fire suppression system; electronic ignition; rebuild carbeurator; full canvas in excellent condition. Rebuilt Crusader 210 HP ( 629 hrs) and Velvet Drive Tranny. Asking $17,900 Can be seen in Wolfeboro, NH. SOLD  (4/17).



1966 28 Netter


1966 Lyman 28' Flybridge

Twin Graymarine engines, project boat. Asking $4,000 or best offer. SOLD (12/17)



1967 26 Seethoff1967 26' Lyman Offshore

Classic 1967 26' Lyman Offshore with a cuddy cabin and custom Magnum trailer. Beam: 9’1”; Framing: 1x1 bent frames 8” cc; Bulkheads: Plywood and covered; Decks: Plywood; Propulsion: One Mercruiser 7.4 EFI 310 HP installed in 2000, heat exchanger cooled Rev/Red Gear: Borg Warner Ratio: Direct 1:1 Shaft Diameter and Material: 1.25 in S/S Propeller/S: 3 Bladed Bronze Engine and Gear Control: Push/pull cable Engine hours: unknown; Steering System Type: Morse type push pull cable with wheel Helm Location: One, Stbd side forward; Electrical: 12 V DC Shore power: Yes, 110 Volt AC; Sanitation: Par hand pump toilet with holding tank Tankage; Fuel Approx 40 gallons; two NEW bilge pumps; New fore and aft Two captain chairs; two gas tanks with gauge; full side deck curtains; full running and anchor lights; transom swim platform; duel electric horns; side boarding ladder; newly rebuilt water pumps; new batteries; new spark plugs. Asking $4,500 OBO - BOAT NEEDS WORK. Location: Lake Union, Seattle, Washington. Contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or Jon @ 503.407.5001. (11/17).

1969 26 Scheuerman


1969 26' Lyman Offshore

Lyman Offshore in absolutely perfect condition. Condition document on request. Boathouse kept boat's entire life. H.I. N. R.S. 225 hp Chrysler engine. All resotration work completed by professional craftsmen in the marine restoration business. Asking $62,900 due to condition. Defect free. Contact Mike at 419.202.4475 or 419.359.1880 or the boat's owner Bob at 219.464.3969. (9/18)



1969 30 Shank1969 30' Lyman Sportsman

Lyman Sportsman with flybridge, twin 250's, full electronics, a true classic that needs some work. Call Rick Sawyer at 419-732-3448 for more details. Located in Lake Erie Islands area. Asking $22,500 obo (8/18)





1970 26 ft. Lyman Cruisette

Magic has been cared for by Bass Island Supply, Put-In-Bay, OH,  since her launch and is always stored inside for winter. Hull painted every other year, touch up as required, bottom painted and decks varnished annually. Engine is original, Crusader Model 270 (350 cu in GM Block), V-8, with 2275 hours, and in excellent condition. Second bilge pump aft. Complete transom replacement 2005, including aft ends of various hull planks, and all interior bracing. Replaced several ribs and ends of others in addition to nine planks total on both sides 2004. Deteriorated wood was expected in these locations after 34 years. Decks port, starboard and aft have been replaced, within last 10 years. Complete records of all service and maintenance are on hand. She is at Bass Island Supply ready to splash for the summer!  Includes transom mounted swim ladder, life jackets, mooring lines, anchors (2), anchor lines (2), fenders, fire extinguishers, automatic fire extinguishing system in engine box, full cover, full seat cushions including cabin, depth finder, cockpit lighting, VHF, installed charger and shore power cord, etc. Galley area behind skipper seat, ice box, sink, and counter (typical in Cruisette model) was converted by previous owner to seat with storage under, along starboard side. Additional photos available. Owner motivated to sell!!!!  Asking $14,900. Contact George at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (9/18)

1970 26 Reiss1970 26' Lyman Sleeper

1970 Fully restored 26' beauty! Floor boards recovered in 2015. New transom in 2014.  Hull refinished in 2013. All varnished wood stripped and varnished in 2008. Chrysler 318 power plant with 225 H.P.  Self-contained toilet with holding tank, Ship-to-shore marine radio, Fish Finder, full mooring cover. Decks are covered with a high-quality vinyl, they are not mahogany or teak. Includes transom mounted swim ladder, life jackets, mooring lines, anchor, anchor line, fenders, fire extinguishers, full cover, full seat cushions including cabin, depth finder, cockpit lighting. Asking $19,000 or best offer. Contact George at 614.207.1419 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.. (2/18).


1971 30 Alexander

1971 30’ Lyman Sportsman

Twin Chrysler 318 engines. Teak deck and swim platform comes with canvas soft top and full canvas cover. Comes with accessories. Boat acquired in April 1988. Asking $75,000. Interested parties can call Don Fisher at (810) 984-3288 or Nancy (810) 434-3826. (8/18)


1972 26 Matuszak

1972 26’ Lyman Cruisette

Boat has been lovingly stored in the same boathouse for 30 years.  This boat is a one of a kind work of art. Power, 340 Chrysler V8, 250 HP, approx. 1500 hrs ;Velvet drive transmission; 50 Gallon fuel, 2 fuel filters, 10 Gal. fresh water; Dripless shaft retrofit; 3 Bilge pumps; Permanently mounted head with deck mounted pump out.  Meets Canadian standards.; 115 volt electrical system with 2 GFCI outlets; Enclosed refrigerator; Custom stainless steel trim tabs; One of a kind, beautiful custom V berth with cedar ribs; Custom teak swim platform; Kept in a fully enclosed boat house in Sandusky, OH since 1980s; Professionally restored in 2008 and 2016. New planks and ribs; New transom; New deck; New gunwales; New hardtop; (New stem and bottom refurbish 2016); IMRON paint; Excellent cushions. Boat is in Sandusky, OH. Asking $32,700. SOLD (9/17)

1978 26 Bourque1978 26’ Lyman Hardtop Sleeper

This vessel includes a 250hp Chrysler engine, Garmin fish finder, Garmin GPS, marine radio and hand-held radio, duel batteries, four new life jackets, extra prop and steering wheel. Extensive restoration work has been done over the past 12 years, new stringers in 2005, the hardtop had been removed and new wood installed, the hull was stripped and two coats of barrier paint applied and two coast of Petit Copper Bronze. The boat, since purchased, has been in a boat house summer and winter. If interested contact Doug Bourque at 419-271-5048. (9/17)




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