Classic steel ketch designed as a safe comfortable off-shore
cruiser with shallow draft for the Great Lakes and the Bahamas.
Flush built (no side decks) for safety and increased room down
below. All steel, ballast carried inside the hull (no separate
keel). Easily sailed by two people.
Originally designed by W.H. ("Ham") DeFontaine (vice
commodore New York Yacht Club) as an offshore cruiser in 1943.
Standing rigging redesigned by George Cuthbertson N.A. from rope to
steel wire before construction in 1964/5. Built by Cliff Richardson
Boats Ltd. of Meaford Ontario in 1965. Round bilge steel hull and
decks, ketch rig, flush-built, teak fore and aft rails, and
oak bowsprit, Sitka spruce boxed masts and solid booms.
Boat comes with an 8 ft Boatex Sailing Dinghy with a 5 hp
For more information call Don Allin at 905-464-1716 or email email@example.com
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