Spindle

Vessel Name

Spindle

Vessel Type

Sailing Yacht

Vessel Price

£0.00

Short Description

SOLD

 

Classic Bermudan Cutter, 1983

Spindle is a very pretty Bermudan cutter built by Dr. Meggy in Plympton from 1976 - 1983 along the lines of a Harrison Butler design.  She was substantially restored in 2007/8.  She is in fine condition and ready to set sail having been lovingly maintained by the present owner for the last 7 years.

Surveyed end 2015.  New engine in 2008 with only 250 hours of usage.

Swinging mooring at Weir Quay available by separate negotiation.

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Accommodation

Sleeps 4. Galley; heads. Mooring berth available by separate negotiation.

Construction & Build

Iroko on oak frames, strip plank construction. Mahogany interior. The hull is 1/2" strip iroko planking onto approx. 2" oak framing. The framing approx. 18" spacing. The timbers are fixed with copper fittings and glued. This is a very strong construction. The keel is cast iron. The hull was stripped to bare wood in 2007, some topside timbers were replaced, otherwise below waterline was totally sound. The hull was painted with 4 coats of Primocon and has been lightly sanded and anti fouled every year since. The topsides likewise received a base coat, 2 coats undercoat and 2 coats white gloss. International paints were used throughout. The hull has been maintained in good condition every year. The deck and coachroof were replaced in 2008 with marine ply, epoxy sheathed and painted.

Sails and spars

Original mainsail with blue cover; Yankee on furling gear, 6 years old; various headsails.

Gear and safety

Horseshoe lifebelt with name and light; Man overboard flag sinker and line; fire extinguisher; flares; 2 gas bottles; various fenders and mooring lines; CQR anchor and 120' chain; stream anchor and another if required; Hatch cover and blue sprayhood with panel. Inflatable Avon dinghy; collapsible oars. 100 litres water storage. Cushions for berths Assorted cutlery, plates, pots, pans etc.

Engine

Beta 16 hp diesel, fitted 2008: 245 hours to date (Aug 2014)

Navigation

Radio VHF; Garmin GPS

Dimensions

Length 27' 06" (on deck) 30' with bowsprit; Beam 8' 06"; Draft 4' 10"

General Comments

A lovely classic Bermudan cutter. She is of strip plank construction with mahogany interior. She is in fine condition and ready to set sail having been lovingly maintained by the present owner for the last 7 years.  A mooring berth is also available by separate negotiation.

Disclaimer

The company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel / equipment. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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