The Carpenter's Boat Shop
The Carpenter's Boat SHop
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The Carpenter's Boat Shop

440 Old County Road
Pemaquid, Maine 04558

Phone: 207-677-2614


General Inquiries:

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Restoration of boats:

Buying a new or used boat from us:

Map of the Campus:
Click on the map for more information or to get directions from Google Maps. 
Directions are also written out below.

Note:  If you use a GPS to find us, you may need to enter the town as "Bristol" instead of "Pemaquid" to find us.  Pemaquid is a village of Bristol.

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From the South:
  • Take 95N to 295N
  • Take 295N to Coastal Rt. 1 in Brunswick
  • Follow Coastal Rt. 1 to Business Rt. 1 Damariscotta
  • Follow Business Rt. 1 N through Damariscotta. Just after "The First" bank on the right, take a right onto Rt. 129/130
  • ***Follow Rt. 129/130 for a ways. (You'll be on Rt. 130 for about 10 miles total)  The road will fork at some point near a gas station on the left. Be sure to stay left on Rt. 130.
  • Follow Rt. 130 more, through Bristol Mills and beyond.
  • Eventually, you will see Hammond Lumber on the right. Take the 1st (very soon) Left after Hammond Lumber onto Old County Road. There is a little library on the corner of the raod. If you pass an elementary school on the right, you just missed the turn.
  • Follow Old County Road about 1 mile - until the road turns to dirt. The Boat Shop will be on either side of the Road.

From the North:
  • Take Rt. 1 South
  • Take a Left onto Business Rt. 1, downtown Damariscotta.
  • Go about 2.5 miles, then turn Left onto Rt. 129/130.  Just after the Baptist Church on the Left.  You'll see "The First" bank ahead on the other side of the corner.
  • Follow as above from ***

Points of Reference:

We are about 15 minutes from Damariscotta, 1 hour from Augusta, 1.5 hours from Portland and 3 hours from Boston.