Bart was built from plans in a book inherited from Lyndal's father. "Build a Boat for pleasure or profit. Bart morphed from a 1941 fishing dinghy into a modern gentleman's racer. Driven by a 25 HP outboard I was told it performed well. Saddly the new owner remodeled Bart into a very ordinary wooden boat. Wooden Boat Magazine published an image on the cover, this is what Bart became in his heyday.