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TimothyB
11-15-2005, 11:07 AM
Beautiful.. just came across this one for anyone who has an interest...

http://yachtbroker.escapeartist.com/boats/action/view/boat/247/

All Teak planking, 3" thick below the waterline.

Alan D. Hyde
11-15-2005, 01:53 PM
http://yachtbroker.escapeartist.com/images/3174.jpg

http://yachtbroker.escapeartist.com/images/3176.jpg

Too bad that the days of safe and inexpensive moorings and maintenance (in remote locations) are now mostly long gone. :(

Alan

Gary E
11-15-2005, 04:06 PM
Such a deceptive photo....

The first thing said in the description is...

On the hard in Trinidad. This vessel is in need of a major over haul.

Repo huh... ohh yeah... sounds to me like the fool ran out of $$ trying to fix it...

Peter Malcolm Jardine
11-15-2005, 06:27 PM
Condition is listed as fair... seem odd at that price, but she is a loooooooong way away from a yard that would be knowledgeable enough to deal with her. I smell rot and worms. :(

formerlyknownasprince
11-15-2005, 07:34 PM
Geez - wish I'd seen her about 6 years ago - I'd have been there in a flash for a poke and a prod. C'mon Shane - pack ya bags mate - lets cash in the frequent flyer points and off we go .......

Ian

TimothyB
11-16-2005, 12:51 PM
Oh yah, I have no doubt she needs work below the waterline. ;)

But hey, you never know. She is certainly worth saving, and maybe someone be-knighted with cash is reading...