Falmouth – Falmouth Pilot 6 Ton for sale
£ 2,850negotiableVat Exempt
Eastern, Norfolk, United Kingdom.
Falmouth Pilot 6 ton – 1963The Falmouth Pilot is a comfortable, seawothy traditional modern yacht.
This is one of the last built (no 37). Sold as part finished, she was not completed until the 1990s and therefore is not standard. The internal layout is superior to normal versions in that the dining table (folding) does not obstruct forward access. In addition the mast is alloy, not wooden and the cockpit is non detachable! The companionway ladder is one piece, and not split.
Hull: Pitch Pine on Oak frames
Dimensions: length 24′, draft 4ft, beam 8ft
Keel 1.7 tons cast iron. Designed to allow taking level ground safely for scrubbing off etc
Deck: marine ply, covered with waterproof painted fabric, double pull anchor winch and bits, cockpit winches, Pullpit and Pushpit, safety raiks
Engine: Volvo 2002 Sea water cooled. 10 gallon fuel tank. Uses no oil. Flexible drive coupling. Self feathering Darglow prop
Electrics: auxiliary battery, Air-X wind turbine, 240 circuit with shore cable. Automatic bilge pump backed up by Whale hand pump
Electronics: Echo sounder, VHF radio, GPS – external with repeater and full size chart plotter
Mast: Alloy with additional halyards – overhauled 2016. Twin insulated back stays
Sails: 2 reef mainsail, roller jib. Genoa,no 1 jib, spinnaker with pole, spare mainsail
Accommodation: 4 berth
Cooker: 2 burner with grill – gas.
Sink: stainless with hand water pump (15 gals)
Drop down sink with immersion heater
Work carried out:
2017: overhaul deck and recover with waterproof synthetic fabric, fit new cockpit covers. Repainted topsides, new nuts on keel bolts
2016: Overhaul mast
2015: Recaulk below waterline with cotton and Shell Tixophalte
2012: Replace entire deck
2009: Remove main keel bolts and replace 4 with new ones
2006: Replace 3 rotted planks (aft quarer)
Ashore River Stour – Viewing avaible at short notice
Planned to be on mooring on River Orwell – April
Cradle available – negotiable price