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Welcome to Willard Boats

For fans of Willard Marine's line of full-displacement trawlers, 1961-2003.

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The Big Willard Rendezvous

Meet up with fellow Willard owners at our annual rendezvous -- the next one is May 13-15, 2016 at Anacortes Cap Sante Marina in the beautiful San Juan Islands of Washington State. Click the Read More link for details . . .

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Willards are tough boats

This 36' version is a Bill Garden hull modeled after North Sea Trawlers.

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Are You a Willard Owner?

Be sure to register as a member of this site, and make sure your boat's current status is up to date in the Willard database.

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All About Willards

Read about the various Willard models here . . .

This is a site by and for owners of Willard Marine's line of production trawlers from the 60's through 2003.  The line was unique for being the first production fiberglass "trawlers" built (before Grand Banks, Krogen, Nordhaven, etc.), and for featuring full displacement hulls in a small size.

(Note: This site is not owned or endorsed by Willard Marine Inc. It is a privately operated owners site.)

Recent Postings . . .

Bulletin Board topic
Posted on Sun, 06/26/2016 - 11:11am

I am in New York on Long Island in the Summer & Florida in the winter,and am looking for a Willard Vega 30 preferably in the Horizon or the Nomad version.  If you are ready to sell, I am a buyer - NOT a broker!

Classified Ad
Posted on Sat, 06/25/2016 - 7:55pm

The highly sought after full displacement hull gets 8 knots at cruise and one of the many reasons aficionados seek her out. The knowledgable owner is in the marine industry and truly knows how to appreciate No Regrets.

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Posted on Sat, 05/14/2016 - 4:20pm

It's a much smaller group this year -- just 9 boats -- but that hasn't dampened the enthusiasm!  Friday was a balmy summer day in Anacortes, and although Saturday was much more Spring-like, folks were busy comparing notes and walking the docks.  For entertainment this year, it was arranged to hav

Bulletin Board topic
Posted on Mon, 01/18/2016 - 1:03pm

Notes from former owner of W36 Malaya, David Land:

Bulletin Board topic
Posted on Sun, 11/15/2015 - 9:54am

Hi -- I'm looking to hear from any Willard owners who have moved their vessels by truck transport. See my Bulletin Board post . . .

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Posted on Sat, 11/14/2015 - 7:35pm

Please see the flyer attached below for more details . . .

Attachment: PDF Flyer - W40 "October"

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Recently Updated

Spartan V - Boat page - 04-12-16
> Note: New owner, new pohotos
Double Trouble - Boat page - 03-08-16
> Note: New Owners
Little Toot - Boat page - 02-10-16
> Note: For Sale - New photos
Dolphin - Boat page - 02-09-16
> Note: Added for sale link
W30 Mark IV - Section - 02-06-16
> Note: corrected bad links
Bill Garden and the Willard Vega 36 - Section - 02-06-16
> Note: Add link to Wm Garden collection at Mystic Seaport