26ft SCOD, South Coast One Design, 1964, Tromba

Price Details

Price: £11,500 GBP
Location: Maldon, Essex, GB
Make: South Coast One Design
Year: 1964
Condition: Fair
Category: Sail
Class: Antique and Classics
Keel Type: Full Keel


SCOD, a simple, yet practical, unadulterated Classic Racer / cruiser, Bermudan Sloop rig. He relatively deep long keel means she copes well with heavy seas . Her simple Traditional rig, makes her easy to handle single handed. She has a full service history for the last 28 years in her present ownership.
Standing rigging has been renewed, and the mast has been rebuilt, a laminated hollow spar. Keel bolts have been drawn to keep a check , Planking re caulked and re painted, re antifouled. Engine has been regularly serviced.
Stood ashore for the Winter. Summers spent on a swinging mooring.


Nominal Length: 7.92m
Length Of Deck: 7.92m
Length At Water Line: 6.40m

Beam: 2.39m
Draft: 1.60m
Air Draft: 9.14m
Max Draft: 1.60m


Fuel Tank Capacity: 45ltrs
Water Tank Capacity: 100ltrs
Cruising Speed: 5 knots
Engine Power: 8hp
Number of Engines: 1


Berths: 4
Cabins: 2
Heads: 1
Passenger Capacity: 4


Builder: Burnes of Bosham
Designer: Nicholson
Boat Name: Tromba


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


Engine Description: Volvo Penta 2001 diesel engine. installed as a reconditioned engine in 2015.
Sited under the cockpit. Shaft driven to a triple bladed bronze propeller.
A Range of 100nmiles, An outboard bracket attached to s/s pushpit. Shaft driven


Carvel planked hull, deep long keel.
Deck re-laid. non slip Tracmark, paint finish in light Blue.
Mahogany planking on oak frames.
Deep open aft cockpit with stowage bin seating.


Standard basic layout. settee saloon berths with a drop leaf dining table. Galley facility to port of the companionway.
Taylors Paraffin hob and oven.  A manual water pump for water into a freestanding wash basin.
Stowage under side decks and beneath the stove.
Interior all painted out.  Cabin sole- Bare wood
Separate Heads compartment with Blakes sea toilet with wash basin, above.
Fore cabin with twin single berths with an optional in fill. Fore hatch over.
Gimballed oil lamp with a mirror to reflect.


Bermudan Rig. Wooden mast and spars.
Main sail cover

Navigation Equipment:

Tiller steering. Garmin 120GPS. VHF radio, Seamaster depth sounder

Safety Equipment:

Horseshoe life-ring.
MOB light.
Fire blanket
Manual and automatic bilge pumps.