22ft Ferro Gaff Cutter Percy Dalton design

Price Details  NOW REDUCED

Price: £4,850 GBP
Location: Walton-on-the-Naze, Essex GB
Make: Professionally built ferro cement hull. Using the lines of the Falmough Oyster Dredgers
Year: 1974
Condition: very good
Category: Sail
Class: Cruisers


22ft ferro cement gaff cutter with many nautical miles under her belt.

A robust little sailer that has been across the Atlantic several times.


Length Overall: 9.14 m
Length Of Deck: 6.71 m
Length At Water Line: 6.71 m


Beam: 2.59 m
Draft: 1.07 m
Max Draft: 1.07 m


Displacement: 3.00 kg
Cruising Speed: 5 knots
Engine Power: 10
Number of Engines: 1


Berths: 3
Cabins: 2
Heads: 1


Builder: Percy Dalton
Designer: Percy Dalton
Boat Name: Defiance


Hull Material: Ferro Cement
Hull Design: Displacement
Hull Speed: 6 knots


Engine Model: SABB
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Description: SABB single cylinder engine located under cockpit
tiller steering
3 blade fixed propeller
Saltwater cooling system

Additional Description

Construction: Designed along the lines of  a Falmouth Oyster dredger
timber deck construction, grey deck colour, Hull painted red

Pig iron ballast


5ft 10ins headroom
Sea toilet in foc’sle
2 burner cooker with grill
all cabin lights LED
coal fire for heating

Equipment: SL anchor winch CQR main anchor 100ft chain
Danforth kedge anchor 100ft chain
small grapnel anchor 100ft warp


Gaff cutter rig

Alloy mast, timber spars
gaff ,boom and bowsprit
spinnaker pole

Bedwells Boatyard , Walton on the Naze

Replaced stainless steel standing rigging in 2015
synthetic running rigging
main sail with slab reefing, 3 reefs
Teryline fabric main sail in fair condition
Teryline roller Furling jib in fair condition
Stay sail
Nylon spinnaker in very good condition
2 tuffnel bronze sheet winches

Navigation Equipment:

Sestral 8 day clock and barometer
Sestral hand bearing compass
brass foghorn
Navman chart plotter
Garmin GPS
Sony radio
NASA echo sounder

Safety Equipment:

fire blanket
fire extinguisher


Asking Price reduced July 2018  to £4,850