Isle of Wight UK|
Blackwater Sloop No 298.Built in 1961 by Dan Webb and Feesey in Maldon, Essex. Length 19ft, Beam 7ft, Draught 3ft.Hull carvel, mahogany on oak, raised topsides giving good cabin space.
Iron keel, internal lead ballast, YanmarYSE8 inboard diesel.
Bermudan rig, masthead reefing headsail, self-tacking inner jib (rarely used), roller reefing main sail. All sails renewed under current owner and in good condition.
CQR anchor and chain, Fisherman kedge and warp. Mooring lines, boathook, fenders.
2 berths, 2 burner gas hob and grill, crockery and cutlery.
Mainsail cover, cockpit cover, Overall winter cover.
Regularly maintained under current owner including renewal of keel bolts, running rigging, new floors, anodes, winches, epoxied engine bay.
Photos of the boat featured in Classic Boat magazine article: 'Affordable Classics 2 - Blackwater Sloop'.
Currently lying afloat alongside quay in St Helens, Bembridge, Harbour, Isle of Wight.
Ready to sail away.
|Vessel type:||Bermudan Sloop|
|Designer:||Dan Webb and Feezey|
|Builder:||Dan Webb and Feezey|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||Yanmar YSE8|
|Drive type:||Shaft drive|
|Length over all:||19'|
|Hull colour:||Pale Blue|
|Keel type:||Full Keel|
|Displacement:||2 metric tons|
Note: Indicated location is approximate general area only.