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Welcome to Scruton Marine Services!

We are Mike and Peggy Scruton. Together, we have over 50 years serving the needs of marine industries on the Great Lakes. Were well experienced in operating and selling commercial boats, barges, dredges, engines, gears, parts, winches, generators, anchors and propellers.

At Scruton Marine Services, we will continue to serve the marine industries on the Great Lakes and beyond. We will use our website and our extensive list of contacts to serve as a brokerage between buyers and sellers of marine equipment.

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Featured Boat
photo of 53' Custom Steel Trawler Ex Great Lakes Commercial Fishing Vessel/Built in 1943 and rebuilt in 1980
53' Custom Steel Trawler Ex Great Lakes Commercial Fishing Vessel/Built in 1943 and rebuilt in 1980
1980 Can$ 99,000

53' x 16' x 5'1" Custom Steel Trawler

Draft is 54" at the bow and 61" at the stern

Former Great Lakes Fishing Tug converted to liveaboard custom trawler in 1980

Powered by 110 hp Volvo diesel engine

7.5 KW Lister generator

Accommodations & Layout

This custom trawler has accommodations for 6: 2 forward in the owner's suite, 2 up in the pilot house and 2 aft in the main salon. This boat has been finished in white oak and has a fully carpeted floor. The owner's suite has an 3 piece ensuite with a hot/cold pressure shower

This vessel is well insulated and has a hot air furnace.

There is a great deal of storage space throughout

Large opening hatch with screen

There is a raised pilothouse that contains a pull out double bed. Drop down chart table.

Great visibility fore and aft

The main salon contains large port side galley with hot/cold pressure water

Large stainless steel sink. Kenmore fridge with freezer. 2 burner electric stove. GE microwave/convection oven. Also features a large freezer in forepeak. Just aft of the galley is a large dinette. Starboard of the dinette is a pull-out couch. Large windows make the salon very bright and airy. All windows are equipped with blinds. Rear sliding doors provide access to the rear cockpit. Equipped with a propane BBQ

Electronics & Navigation Equipment

Robertson AP200DL Autopilot. Furuno 1700 Radar - Furuno GPS Raytheon Raynav 575. Furuno FCU-663 depth/fishfinder. Dirigo compass. Icom IC-M127 B/VHF radio. XRStinger VHF radio. Pioneer AM/FM cassette

Electrical System

Shorepower system with dockside cable. AC/DC lighting. 7 batteries. 7.5 KW Lister Petter generator. Vulcan Easmtic battery charger

Deck & Hull

Anchor windlass. Steel bow rails. Large anchor locker. Several anchors with various ground tackle. Hydraulic crane with cradle for optional 18' steel tender (15 hp Honda). Deck pressure washdown fore and aft. Fully scuppered aft deck with rocket launchers. Steel full displacement hull. Full length splash/rub strakes

Fishing Equipment

Fish box. Rocket launchers

Mechanical Equipment & Engine Details

110 hp Volvo diesel. 7.5 KW Lister Petter generator. Hot air furnace. Large work bench with various spare parts. Full size hot water tank. 7 batteries. Vulcan Easymatic battery chargere. 2 - 150 gal fuel tanks

Located in southern Ontario

This vessel was converted into a trawler in 1980 and is in very good condition. Recent updates include new stern bearing, hull pressure washed and coated with epoxy paint, new batteries, rebuilt water pump.

Last survey in May, 2005

Priced for quick sale to settle estate. Price: $99,000 CDN

Scruton Marine Services

Port Dover
49 John St.
Port Dover, ON N0A 1N7, Canada

Toll-free 877-571-4890
Tel 519 583 1636
Fax 519 583 2189
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