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BoatMax image On Premises Boat brokerage, with a ever-changing inventory of more than 100 power & sail boats at one location. We support sellers and buyers with full mechanical services along with storage and launch capabilities utilizing the latest in boat moving machinery. International shipping is available. Browse our current selection of boats and contact us for additional photos and details. From choosing the ideal boat to financing options, we're ready to help you navigate the buying process easily. Call us at 718-885-2000

Featured Boat
photo of 61' Birchwood 61 Motor Yacht
61' Birchwood 61 Motor Yacht
1989 US$ 499,995

Boat Name

Builder: Birchwood

LOA: 61 ft 0 in
Beam: 17 ft 8 in
Maximum Draft: 4 ft 0 in
Displacement: 46000 lbs

Engine Brand: 2 x Caterpillar - NEW in 1998
Engine Model: 3406E Turbo Charged Intercooled  800 H.P. EA
Cruising Speed: 25 mph
Maximum Speed: 27 mph
Engine Hours: 770

Fresh Water Tanks: (200 Gallons)
Fuel Tanks: (700 Gallons)

Total Power:1600 HP 


The spacious teakwood aft deck has access to the engine room and flybridge. Moving forward through double sliding glass doors is the main deck Salon. There is a gray leather sofa and glass high/low table located to starboard with a stand-behind bar with stools and storage cabinets to port. Further forward to starboard, up a couple steps, is the lower helm station. Also located in this area, to port, is a large oval dinette with seating. Just behind the helm is an interior set of stairs which access the flybridge. Moving forward from the lower helm station, down a few steps to port, is a full Galley that is guaranteed to satisfy any gourmet chef. The Master Stateroom is forward with queen berth, sitting area, two closets, drawers, and ensuite head with shower-tub & vanity. Aft from the Galley, and down a few steps, are two Guest Staterooms with ensuite heads and showers, closets and storage space. The port Guest Stateroom has a double lower berth and single upper berth. The starboard Guest Stateroom has twin lower berths. Crew quarters include berths, head and sink.

  • Washer with dryer
  • Pressure, freshwater system
  • 4-burner electric Kenmore stove with exhaust fan
  • 3-basin porcelain sink
  • Microwave oven
  • Refrigerator/freezer

  • Standard Horizon Nova VHF radio
  • Raytheon Dart/620C GPS
  • Raytheon R21XX Radar - 2
  • Autohelm ST7000 Autopilot
  • Autohelm Depth sounders - 2
  •  Speed & distance logs - 2
  •  Plastimo Compass - 2

Electrical System
  • Gemini 12.5KW FWC Diesel Generator
  • Battery charger
  • Batteries w/parallel switch
  • 110V and 220V AC electrical system
  • 12V and 24V DC electrical system
  • Dockside electric cables
  • Separate battery & charger for bow thruster

Deck Equipment
  • Lofrans Anchor Windlass
  • Swim platform (17ft.) with flip- p chocks and inflateable yacht tender
  • Bow pulpit with rails
  • Gangway
  • Swim ladder
  • Aft deck winch
  • Bimini Top
  • Wash down system
  • Windshield washer & wiper
  • Rub rail
  • Radar arch

Mechanical Equipment
  • Bow thruster
  • Glendenning synchronizers
  • Air Conditioning w/Reverse Cycle Heat - 3
  • Fresh water-cooling system
  • Air filtration systems
  • Bilge blowers
  • Auto & manual bilge pumps
  • Oil transfer system
  • Sea strainers
  • Fuel Filters
  • Engine temp alarm
  • Engine fuel shut-off valve
  • Engine emergency stop
  • Hand held remote engine controls
  • Fire extinguisher
  • 28 x 28 - 4 blade propellers
  • 3-inch shafts
  • Micro Commander electric controls
  • Hulltronic antifouling system
  • Vacu-flush heads
  • Engine room & lazarette lighting system
  • Fresh water pump system
  • Extra A/C unit in Salon w/added pumping system

BREAKAWAY is a one of a kind custom yacht!  Re-powered in 1998. Originally built for world-renowned Danish pianist/comedian Victor Borge in Sutton-Ashton, Nottingham, United Kingdom, BREAKAWAY is offered at a fraction of her replacement value. She is outfitted for long distance cruising and would make an outstanding liveaboard.  Currently on the hard at BoatMax/Minneford Yacht Club in City Island, New York USA.  Call BoatMax for boarding appointment, open 7 days.


150 City Island Ave
City Island, NY 10464, United States

Toll-free 866-364-8173
Tel 718.885.2000
Fax 718.885.2015
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