Myrtle Corey river towboat – Kit


The Myrtle Corey is a fine example of a late 1800’s river towboat. Typical of the day, these boats were site built, without plans, with lots of substitutions and jury rigged construction.

SKU: JP-5501796 Category:

Full Description

  • Additional parts required for R/C
  • Beam – 8.25.ins (
  • Hull Length – 38.ins (
  • Laser cut wood parts
  • Real wood deck and cabin planking
  • Scale – 1/20
  • Vacuum formed styrene formed hull

Once commonplace along the waters of the Mississippi and Arkansas rivers, the Dumas model of the Myrtle Corey is designed to bring that amazing era back to life. This kit features vacuum formed hull and roofs. The substructure is made from diecut expanded pvc and there is a load of strip wood to provide the boat with it’s characteristic planked deck and cabin sides. Everything in this kit is designed for detail and realism. We include: castings, wood turnings, laser cut parts and so much more. Even the paddlewheel and rudder hardware is included.

Additional parts required for R/C: 12 Volt Paddlewheel Motor / 12v Speed Control / 12v Battery / Battery Charger / 2 Channel Radio Control w/ two servos


Length: 38″
Beam: 8 1/4″
Scale: 1/20th



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