30ft MFV ex Herring Skiff converted.

Price Details

Price: £25,000 GBP
Location: Ballycastle, Northern Ireland Co.Antrim
Year: 1902
Condition: Renovated and undergone a full conversion
Category: Power
Class: Trawlers
Keel Type: Full Keel

Description

30ft MFV converted and professionally fitted out. She is now renovated, seaworthy and Ready to Go.

She offers a fore cabin, heads, saloon/ galley & enclosed wheelhouse. Surveyed and had undergone sea trials….
A robust, wooden carvel construction of Larch planking on oak.
Built 1902 in Campbeltown, Scotland as a Herring Skiff .
BMC 3.4 , 4 cylinder diesel engine. The engine and its components have been through a

full maintenance and she has been out for sea trials… Hydraulic steering, triple blade bronze folding propeller.

Measurements

Nominal Length: 9.14 m
Length Overall: 9.14 m
Length Of Deck: 8.53 m
Length At Water Line: 8.94 m

Beam: 3.35m
Draft: 1.52m
Max Draft: 1.52m

Specifications

Fuel Tank Capacity: 600ltrs
Water Tank Capacity: 600ltrs
Cruising Speed: 8 knots
Engine Power: 90hp
Number of Engines: 1

Accommodation

Berths: 4
Cabins: 3
Heads: 1
Passenger Capacity: 4

Builder/Designer

Builder: Campbeltown Boatyard.
Designer: G.L.Watson?
Boat Name: Ailsa

Hull

Hull Material: Wood
Hull Design: Displacement

Engine

Engine Model: BMC 3.4
Fuel Type: diesel
Engine Description: BMC 3.4 90hp diesel engine, overhauled by Marine mechanic.
Sited under the wheelhouse.
2:1 gearbox, hydraulic steering. water cooled.
Triple folding bronze propeller .
Engine Transmission Description: Shaft drive

Construction:

Carvel planked, high bulwalks surround her decks, enclosed wheelhouse aft. wooden laid decks,marine ply sheathed and painted, grey.
Wheelhouse GRP sheathed and painted. Long keel.

Accommodation:

Headroom below 6ft 3ins.
Berths 6ft V berth in the fore peak. Two x settee bench berths 6ft 6ins long…
Pressurized, electric pump, H&C water systems in heads and the galley.
240v ring main. 12v boat circuit. 2 x Heavy duty batteries (190ah)
Reflex M60 diesel fed stove.
Gas cooker, 12v fridge in the galley
Manual sea toilet ( no black tank)
small corner sink in the heads

Equipment:

Simpson and Lawrence electric windlass
45lb CQR main anchor
warps and fenders
Deck light
hatch covers
Set of davits ( starboard side) .
Sails: two x deck stepped wooden masts, spars and sails with sail covers, galvanised steel standing rigging. The rig goes unchecked and not standing.
Surveyor recommended replacing all the standing rigging

Navigation Equipment:

wheel steering
navigation lights: bow, stern and steaming
Safety Equipment: 6 man life raft on deck.
fire extinguishers ( expiry dates unchecked)
fire blanket
Manual bilge pump with suction in the engine room.
Automatic bilge pump .
Gas alarm fitted in the saloon