The boston whitehall plans are for a 17′ classic rowing craft. like the 14′ and 16′ new york whitehall pulling boat, this boat is a classic design commonly built in the mid to late 1800’s.. The squirt is a small runabout for the young at heart. but don’t let her size fool you; she offers a lot in her short length. this little boat will move out quicker with less horsepower than the average production boat because of the lightweight construction.. Our classic design flying saucer is the ideal combination of utility and speed in a small boat. going like a bomb, or carrying a whale of a passenger load is no problem for this little boat..