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  1. 1974 Carib Carib 41

    October 19, 2012 by EVAN

    About this Sailboat:

    You’ve heard of Mustique ( Mick Jagger, David Bowie,Steven Seagal and the other celebs hang.Or Canouan and hang with Steven Spielberg, Bill Gates and Tiger Woods.
    Then there is Bequia, Canouan, Myreau,”Pirates of the Caribbean”.This is the Grenadines. All these islands are a few hours sail from “Blue Lagoon”,St Vincent.

    “Talonega” has been lovingly maintained by the same Canadian owner for 23 years. Perfect for solo or family sailors.

    Built in Florida of fiber glass in 1969.(Stern hull is 2 1/2″ thick.)Three cabins,two heads,center cockpit with walk through aft cabin,storage closets separate head. Very stable sailing,known as one of the best to point well-to-weather.

    “Blue Lagoon” in St Vincent and the Grenadines, is the base for Barefoot Charters, TMM and Sunsail.

    (NOTE:The 41 ft sloop was built in 1969 but is listed as 1974 to be included

    Equipment on Board:

    Original Perkins 4107 diesel engine.Roller Furling jib. Self Tailing winches for sails and anchor electric winch.
    Two anchors.
    Max prop-2 blades.VHS.
    Sails in good condition: Genoa, storm jib, mainsail. Fiberglass and teak trim throughout- freshly painted interior and exterior. Bimini, sail cover, sun cover,solar panel,large ice box, 2 X 60 gal fresh water tanks, propane stove, Dinghy, Evenrude-8hp,
    “Talonega” owns its own permanent hurricane-safe mooring in Blue Lagoon, St.Vincent and the Grenadines.

    (note;”Talonega” is the same “Carib 41” as the monohaul “Helos” which belonged to the author,Chris Doyle,”Guide to Windward Islands”)