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1975 Traditional British Cruiser Golden Hind

17 October, 2012 by EVAN

About this Sailboat:

CHARACTERFUL, TRADITIONAL SAILBOAT. A GREAT OCEAN VOYAGER, EXTREMELY STIFF AND STABLE. EXCELLENT FOR CRUISING OR LIVE ABOARD. VERY WELL EQUIPPED.

INUKSHUK HAS BEEN A WONDERFUL COMPANION. I’VE SAILED HER FROM MAINE TO GUATEMALA AND BACK AND EXTENSIVE CRUISING ON LAKE ONTARIO.

SHE IS A SLOOP RIGGED, BILGE KEELER.

DESIGNED MY MAURICE GRIFFITHS, A FAMOUS BRITISH YACHT DESIGNER AND BUILT BY THE RENOWNED TERRY ERSKINE BOATYARD IN 1974. LYING PRINCE EDWARD COUNTY.

CONSTRUCTION: Marine Plywood on oak frames, beams of laminated mahogany. One layer of glass fibre bonded to wood during construction.

Equipment on Board:

ENGINE: Twin cylinder 15hp Lister diesel. Full set of engine spares, complete shop manual.

RIGGING: Aluminum spars, anodized deck-stepped mast, heavy gauge 6mm. stainless standing rigging.

SAILS: 370 sq. ft. working sail area, slab reefing. 2 mains both with 3 sets reefing points, 1 storm jib with reefing points, 2 working jibs, 1 yankee cut triple-reefed jib,1 cruising spinnaker (no poles needed), one parachute sea anchor.

DINGHY: 9’ hypalon Zodiac

SELF-STEERING: Monitor self-steering device, spare windvane.

SAFETY EQUIPMENT: Extensive list of safety equipment and spares suitable for cruising.

Traditional British Cruiser Golden Hind
Traditional British Cruiser Golden Hind
Traditional British Cruiser Golden Hind
Traditional British Cruiser Golden Hind
Traditional British Cruiser Golden Hind
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