About: W.C. Hunkin and Sons Fowey have been builders of traditional boats since 1912. Undertake new builds, restoration and repairs of boats including gigs and skiffs, storage and maintenance.
Maurice Hunkin and his son Louis built gigs together for approximately twenty years until Maurice’s retirement in 2013. Louis continues to build pilot gigs and is currently (January 2014) building one for Teignmouth. He is also going to be undertaking some restoration and paint work on the enormously important and historic “Treffry” later in 2015.