24ft Clinker wooden Fishing motor boat

Price Details

Price: £3,950 GBP
Location: Walton on the Naze, CO14 8DT, Essex GB
Make: Frank Halls of Walton on the Naze.
Year: 1972
Condition: Good
Category: Fish pleasure motor vessel
Class: Pilothouse
Keel Type: Full Keel


24ft Little Clinker wooden fishing/ pleasure vessel. On the water and ready to go. A large open aft cockpit, inboard engine amidships under an engine casing.
Wheelhouse, headroom of 6ft 3ins , forward cabin, Bench seating. Shoal draft.
She has spent her life in and around the Walton back water. Built by Frank Halls Yard of Walton on the Naze. Pintail was the last of 8 vessels of this type built.
Engine is a 3cylinder Bukh diesel inboard engine.Enclosed wheelhouse, wheel steering, engine controls and navigation gear. Forward a cabin with opposing bench berths.
She has been kept by Traditional Boatmen for pleasure trips and some fishing.


Nominal Length: 7.32 m
Length Overall: 7.47 m
Length At Water Line: 7.01 m


Beam: 2.59 m
Draft: 0.76 m
Max Draft: 0.76 m

Fuel Tank Capacity: 35 gallons
Displacement: 2 tonnes
Cruising Speed: 5 knots
Engine Power: 22hp


Berths: 2
Cabins: 1
Passenger Capacity: 4


Builder: Frank Halls & Sons Boatyard, Walton on the NAz
Boat Name: Pintail


Hull Material: Wood
Hull Design: Displacement
Hull Speed: 7: knots


Engine Model: Bukh
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Description: 3 cylinder diesel Bukh engine, 22hp. shaft driven to single triple bronze propeller on the centre line. Morse single lever controls. electric start. Raw water cooled,
Wheel steering from forward helm position in the wheelhouse. 35gal capacity fuel tanks. Last service is recorded in 2017 since she has not been used since but regularly started up.
Engine Transmission Description: Shaft drive

Construction: Clinker planked mahogany on oak frames all on to an oak keel. Long keel, shoal draft, rounded bilge high entry bow.

Marine ply decks and superstructure, epoxy sheathed and painted.
Weight approx 2.5tonnes. All painted white/ grey surfaces.
In addition to the keel she has some internal leads ballast
Accommodation: 2 x 6ft 2ins berths forward in the cabin.
She has an overall cover to protect against the elements. 6ft 3inches headroom in the wheelhouse.
Equipment: 10kg Fishermans anchor with chain and warp.
Navigation Equipment: Raytheon Radar, VHF radio,  GPS Plotter, Echosounder, Plastimo steering compass
Distress flares (expiry dates unchecked)