Antique and Classic
1957 Century Resorter 16 Similar to many of the first companies to produce wood boats, Century began as a family business. Century Boat Company was founded by two brothers in Milwaukee, Wis., in 1926. Although William and James Welch sold their ownership in 1930, Century went on to become one of the most innovative and stylish boats lines of the era. Century stock wood production ran from 1929 to 1969. Like most of the other production manufacturers of this time, the next year's models were produced in the latter part of the previous year. New models from 1955 were produced in late 1954....