A galley is a type of ship that is propelled mainly by rowing. the galley is characterized by its long, slender hull, shallow draft and low freeboard (clearance. Haida was built in 1992 as a motor launch by pjs boats, 18ft x 5ft indian runner design. cedar strip, sheathed exterior, mahogany veneer planking interior, mahogany. Catamaran designs were not initially considered as an option for farrier marine, inc, but a number of farrier trimaran owners considering moving up to large.