25ft Itchen Ferry, 1923, Gaff rigged.

Price Details

Price: £15,995 GBP
Location: Yarmouth, Isle of Wight GB
Make: Itchen Ferry
Year: 1923
Condition: Presently in immaculate condition, complete restoration in 2000
Category: Classic Yacht
Class: Gaff Cutter
Keel Type: Full Keel


Originally an inshore fishing boat “Onward” was converted to a pleasure yacht in 1923.

She has had renowned owners, all is well documented.

In 2000 she underwent a complete restoration, carried out by Traditional Sail….

Location: Yarmouth Harbour, Isle of Wight, Hampshire
Designer: A.J. White


Wooden, carvel planked Pitch pine on Oak, painted topsides.  Teak decks. Varnished timber spars.

Bowsprit retracts inboard when on a marina mooring. Open deep aft cockpit , Tiller steering.

All traditional rigging
Keel: Long keel, deep forefoot
Fuel: diesel
Engine: Yanmar 2GM, 20hp
Engine Hours: 500


Nominal Length: 7.62m
Length Overall: 9.45m
Length Of Deck: 7.62m
Length At Water Line: 7.47m

Beam: 2.74m
Draft: 1.21m


Cruising Speed: 5 : knots
Engine Power: 20hp
Number of Engines: 1


Berths: 4
Cabins: 1
Heads: 1
Passenger Capacity: 4


Builder: W Mollett
Designer:  A.J.White
Boat Name: Onward of ITO


Hull Design: Displacement
Hull Speed: 7: knots


Engine Model: Yanmar 2GM,20hp
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Transmission Description: Shaft drive