|Tax Status:||Tax Exempt|
Bradwell on Sea Essex UK|
Nicholson designed 26ft sloop built by Burnes of Bosham in 1964. One owner for the past 25 years and sale prompted by desire for a bigger boat
Many upgrades over the years. Deck relaid, mast reglued, hull planking replaced and recaulked, keel bolts checked, engine completely overhauled, new stern tube.
This is a solidly built pocket cruiser capable of any journey you care to make. Please check out the Scod membership site for further info - http://www.scod.org/ - but at least one member made it to Australia.
|Vessel type:||Bermudian sloop|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||Volvo Penta|
|Drive type:||Shaft drive|
|Length over all:||26'|
|Length at waterline:||21'|
|Maximum draft:||5' 3"|
|Keel type:||Full Keel|
|Fuel capacity:||10 Gallons|
|Water capacity:||12 Gallons|
There are two quarter berths and two comfortable berths in the main cabin where there is also a fold-down table and galley. The two main berths can be converted to a double. Between the two cabins are a head and locker which are sealed by two sliding wooden doors. There are two gimballed paraffin lamps and one electric light.
Blakes lavac handpump toilet
Taylor’s paraffins cooker
Gimballed paraffins lights and neon strip light
Seafarer Depth Sounder
Original Scod Pram dinghy
Warps and fenders
The Volvo Penta 2000 engine was installed in the early nineties. A new stern shaft was put in last year and the gearbox was overhauled three years ago. Starter motor overhauled this year.
Two Mains, Genoa, Jib
Three Life jackets, harnesses and safety lines
Note: Indicated location is approximate general area only.