About this Sailboat:
This 1972 Irwin 23 centerboard sailboat features a very roomy (7.5 long) cockpit, newer sails, and a roller furling jib. Despite its name, this is a very nice little boat. Because of the retractable centerboard she could be trailered. LWL 186; DraftCenterboard 25up/59 down; Ballast 1,500lbs; Sail Area 256sq.ft; Mast Height Above Waterline 316
CONDITION: This boat is in fair condition. It may be inspected at Crowleys Yacht Yard Lakeside at 3434 East 95th Street, Chicago, IL 60617 by appointment. To arrange an appointment, please contact Nautical Donations.
AS IS, WHERE IS.
This boat was sailed last year. The bottom needs paint. Sliding hatch cover is broken and will need to be replaced. All teak trim will need to be cleaned, brightened, and oiled. No trailer or cradle. No outboard motor.
This boat was donated and has a clear Illinois title. Nautical Donations Inc. will also provide a bill of sale.
All information included in this listing is accurate to the best of our knowledge.
This boat was donated Nautical Donations Inc. which is a 501(c)(3) organization. See our website for more information. Purchase of this boat is not tax deductible. Proceeds of the sale will benefit the Sea Scouts Chicago Area Council #118.
TERMS OF SALE
Buyer must remove the boat from the yard seven days after the completion of the sale or make arrangements with Crowley’s Yacht Yard for storage or launching.
Buyer must pay in full before the boat is released. ALL buyers must pay 7.25% Illinois sales tax. Chicago buyers pay 8.5% sales Tax.
If you are new to boat ownership, please note that the purchase of a boat is only your first expense. Additional expenses associated with the purchase of a boat may include, but are not limited to, storage fees, launch fees, maintenance, insurance, a marine survey for insurance purposes, mooring fees, boat title, and transportation costs, if applicable
Equipment on Board:
HULL and DECK:
Stainless steel bow pulpit
Stainless steel stanchions with single wire lifelines
(1) Bow cleat
(2) Stern cleats
Teak toe rail, handrails, and hatch boards
SPARS and RIGGING:
Deck stepped aluminum mast with winch, Windex, and VHF antenna
Selden Furlex 100S roller furling
Main, jib, and spinnaker halyards
Fully battened main sail
Roller furling jib with sacrificial strips
Sails have not been inspected.
ENGINE & MECHANICAL:
Genoa tracks port and starboard
(2) Lewmar 8 winches
Dinette can be lowered to create starboard settee
Port and starboard quarter berths
6 gal steel gas tank in lazarette
Sanipottie in V-berth
Bow and stern running lights
Steaming light on mast
Switch plate starboard:
Modar Triton VHF radio
Bulkhead mounted Suunto compass
Sun canopy for boom