|Tax Status:||Tax Exempt|
Maylandsea, Essex Essex UK|
Katie CK82. Reverted to her original fishing number registered port of Colchester.
Built by the renowned Brightlingsea Smack and Barge yard Aldous Brothers in 1889. She fished for the Oyster trade. She was converted to a private yacht between the wars by the Johnson Sons and Jago Boatyard of Leigh on Sea Essex.
In 200 she was professionally rebuilt and today she is in excellent condition with an inboard diesel engine. which was overhauled in 2018. She has a solid fuel stove in the cabin and is to be sold with an 8ft clinker timber dinghy with outboard and a boat cradle for her to stand in whilst ashore.
|Vessel name:||Katie CK 82 of Colchester.|
|Vessel condition:||excellent, in commission.|
|Vessel type:||single wooden displacement hull|
|Designer:||Fishing work boat|
|Model:||30ft Sailing Oyster Smack|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||Volvo MD2B|
|Drive type:||Shaft drive|
|Cruising Speed:||5 Knots|
|Maximum Speed:||6 Knots|
|Length over all:||45'|
|Length of deck:||30'|
|Length at waterline:||27'|
|Maximum draft:||3' 8"|
|Hull colour:||Blue grey|
|Keel type:||Full Keel|
|Displacement:||7 metric tons|
|Dry Weight:||5 metric tons|
|Fuel capacity:||45 Litres|
Volvo diesel 25hp twin cylinder inboard engine. Overhauled and serviced in Spring 2018 sited under the companionway
Morse controls: integral gearbox 1:87;1 Raw water cooled.
Tiller steering. A single triple bladed propeller, 15x13 inchs
Carvel planked heavy displacement single wooden hull. Long keel, straight stem counter stern, flush deck - laid pine planking, Hardwood sliding hatch through the coachroof into the (ex fish hold) accommodation single open cabin. Mast deck bulkhead. Internal pig iron ballast.
Single cabin with good sitting headroom under the side decks. Solid fuel stove against the mast head bulkhead. Forward there is a single full length berth with a separate cabinet for the Heads. Two opposing full length berths with cushioning either side of the companionway there is a gas hob to port and a sink to starboard.
Sea water pump
Fishermans anchor and chain
Plough Kedge anchor
8ft Clinker dinghy
Gaff Cutter Rig and sails.
Reefing points on the main
Douglas Fir keel stepped mast.
Galvanised standing rigging
Synthetic Hemp running rigging.
Barrel winch on the foredeck
Full Wardrobe of Sails: Made by Crusader Sils or James Lawrence of Brightlingsea. All in Very good or newish condition
Small stay sail
Large Stay sail
Topsail and yard & Balloon jib. Both unused sals.
New radio, 2019
Engine start battery.
Note: Indicated location is approximate general area only.