Rowhedge, Colne Boat Builders Ltd. – 60ft Gaff Teak Schooner for sale
£ 185,000negotiableVat Exempt
Eastern, , United Kingdom.
60ft Schooner, Husks of Wivenhoe, 1882A beautiful Classic ship, a 60ft wooden schooner. twin masted with Gardner diesel engine. She has always been in private ownershipused as a pleasure vessel.
Built by James Husk ‘s of Wivenhoe on the river Colne, Essex
Present ownership is over 30years, in that time they have re decked her twice and totally reworked in the accommodation. She is very roomybelow with excellent headroom throughout. A few surviving original features.
She offers berths for 8 persons in 4 cabins.
Last in dry dock in September 2017, there were a couple of planks in need of replacing… fresh water damage on the waterline…..
Historic records and letters from Lloyd’s to verify her long history.
Cast Iron and concrete as ballast. She draws 8ft and has the under water shape similar too the Cutty Sark. Her sizable frames are in the most part doubled up some strengthened with iron belts.
Present deck in very good order is double skinned marine ply which is sheathed and painted.
2 keel stepped solid wooden varnished/oiled masts.
Over 6ft 2ins headroom
Berth Lengths 6ft 6ins
Domestic fridge 240
Upholstery made to measure
All utensils and equipment included
Broker M.J. Lewis & Son