Supplies, Kits & Custom Models

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Model Kits and Fittings

Carr's Hobby
2009 W Superior St
Duluth, Mn                                        
(218) 722 7129

Scale wood Edmund Fitzgerald, plastic U. S. Steel boat.

Bearco Marine Model
5305 Emerson Road
Madison, Ohio 44057
(440) 298-1527

HO scale vacuum formed kits (RC instruction available), Edmund Fitzgerald kit, Wooden kits for kids, Lindberg Tug kits and custom model builders.  Coming soon...Metal Fittings and Plans.

Blue Jacket Ship Crafters
P.O. Box 425
Stockton Springs, Me 04981

HO Scale Kits and fittings.

Great Lakes Memories
J. Albin Jackman          
11340 Crosley
Redford, MI 48239-2063
(313) 537 1637

1/1200 Scale Ships, Nautical Collectables and Ship Plans.

Model Expo, Inc
Mt. Pocono Industrial Park
Tobyhanna Pa 18466-1000

Ship Model Kits & Fittings HO Scale Tug "Taurus"

Resin Unlimited
P.O. Box 410
North Prairie, Wi. 53153

HO model freighter kits, Edmund Fitzgerald (not yet available)

Sylvan Scale Models
32229 Sylvan Road Rr.
Parkhill On NOM 2KO Canada

N Scale Great Lakes Tugs (2) & Barge. HO Barge & St. Lawerence Canaller Available In Some Hobby Shops.

Sheepscot Scale Products
2 Country Charm Rd.
Cumberland ME 04021

Highly detailed HO scale waterfront building kits, boats, and vehicles. Check your local hobby or model train dealer first.    


Dossin Great Lakes Museum
100 Strand On Belle Isle
Detroit Mi 48207
Ship plans

The Museum Store
Great Lakes Historical Society
480 Main St
Vermillion Oh 44089 Marine Interest
Ship plans, items of Great Lakes. Catalog available

Great Lakes Memories
J. Albin Jackman          
P.O. Box 51183
Livonia Mi 48151-5183
(313) 537 1637

1/1200 Scale Ships, Nautical Collectables and Ship Plans.

Historical Collections of The Great Lakes
Bowling Green State University
Jerome Library, 6th Floor
Bowling Green Oh 43403
Plans Of Lake Boats, photos and other information.
Large (250,000+) collection of vessel plans. Most of the plans are from American Ship Building Co. and predecessor companies; Great Lakes Engineering Works; and DeFoe Boat Works. 

Steamship Historical Society Collection
University Of Baltimore Library
1420 Maryland Ave
Baltimore Md 21201

Taubman Plans Service International
11 College Drive, Box 4G
Jersey City, NJ 07305

Tow boat Joe's
Joe Brown
1010 Turley Avenue
Flatwoods, KY 41139-1172
Tow boat plans and more.

Custom Models


Bearco Marine Model
5305 Emerson Road
Madison, Ohio 44057
(440) 298-1527

Custom model builders.


Great Lakes Model Shipyard
John E. Foley, Model Shipwright
Call for information
216 Pearl
Marine City, Mi 48039
Handcrafted Scale Models

Hank Bordhardt
1092 Brooklawn Court
Troy Mi 48084
(248) 540 6693

Lake boats and a variety of other models

Sturgeon Bay Model Shop
Wm, L. Herbst
187 North Ninth Ave
Sturgeon Bay Wi 54235
Professional Model Builder

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