Tri cabin trawler: 29'


Boat Details

tri-cabin trawler
Beam (width):
9' 8"
3' 8"
Hull Material:
carvel planked mahogany on oak frames
Storage History:
good: professionally maintained since 1986

Engine Details

Chrysler Marine straight 8 cyl
Maximum Speed:
Hours on Engine:
Fuel Type:
fully functional

Trailer Details

Axle Type:
Brake Type:
Weight Capacity:

Additional Equipment & Accessories

Included in Asking Price:
VHF radio, flare gun, fire extinguishers, life jackets, life ring, fully equipped galley, anchor, convertible cover, bimini
Available at Additional Cost:

Asking Price: $8,500

Posted Date:July 26, 2016

Wooden Down East Nova Scotia Tri Cabin Trawler: 29 ft. 1949
This wooden vessel is built with a raked stem and round bilge with a flat transom and swim platform. The keel is full length with an opening for propeller protection and rudder support. The deck is built with short bulwarks and safety lines, raised cabin runs from the stern towards the bow leaving a short for deck. On the after part of this raised cabin is a bridge deck for the open helm station.
(The owner’s medical issues necessitate a sale)
Additional notes from the owner below
1. We’ve owned the boat for 30 years
2. Length is 33′ (29 on the waterline) includes swim platform and bow sprit,
3. Weight: 15 tons
4. Storage History: shrink wrapped every winter and transported to Gord Smith Marine location for maintenance
5. Engine details: 1954, Chrysler, Straight 8
6. Maximum speed: 10-15 knots (guessing)
7. Trailer: use VanTuyl marine transport to and from winter storage.

Price: Any reasonable offer.Ad number pb710
Specifications below:
Located at Gord Smith Marine, Hwy # Flamborough (Dundas) Ont. (905) 628-4433

Built: Western Shore – Wilkins, Nova Scotia – 1949

Licence No. 36E 24338 Length: 33’ Beam: 9’ 8” Depth: 5’ 6”
Draft: 3’ 8” Freeboard Forward: 5’
Aft: 3’ 6”
Type of Drive: Single Motor Screw Trawler Yacht
Fuel: 189.27 liters (50 gals) Water: 189.27 (50 gals)
Holding Tank: 132.49 liters (35 gals)
Engine: Chrysler Marine, Straight 8, 160 h.p., gas fuelled
Cooling: Raw Water
Ventilation: 2 powered exhaust blowers
Gas detector in engine area
Controls: Morse two lever
GPS: New – Standard Horizon CP390i
Depth Sounder: Faria Marine Instruments Digital Depth Sounder
Construction: Carvel planked mahogany on steam bent oak frames of
1 ½” x 1 1/8” at”8” centres
Decks and superstructure – fiber glassed plywood
All trim above and below decks is mahogany
Bridge: A convertible cover as well as blue canvass Bimini and aft structure with new screened window sides and rear
Anchor: 22 lb. Danforth anchor, 10’ quarter in chain, ¾” nylon line
Compass: located on steering station (newer version replaced last 5 years)
Shore Power cord with numerous adaptors and extension cords
Depth Gauges: 1 working original, 1 additional new
VHF Radio, fuel gauge (new), Tach
Newly purchased Flare gun and extra flares
Fire extinguishers: 3 hand held Horn: 12 volt (deck mounted)
Fenders: 4 – 12” Mooring Lines: numerous
Life Jackets: 3 Mustang coats, 4 other
Life Ring: 24” with heaving line
8 ft Mast as if for a steadying sail
Rotating TV antenna

Compartments: Fore Peak: rope storage, extension cords, safety kit
Head: manual toilet with 35 gal. holding tank, sink unit & pump
Galley: microwave & 2 burner electric stove
4 cu ft. 12/110 volt refrigerator w/small upper freezer
Sink unit w/ 12 volt pump, hot water from engine
8’ counter top with cupboards and drawers
Main Cabin: Settee, 4’ teak coffee table, end tables, designer carpets.
Aft Cabin: designer carpets, one settee berth, one single berth
Hanging locker, vanity drawers and cupboard
**Head, galley and main salon have parquet flooring**
Professionally maintained since 1986
Original Price: $23,000
New Price: April 2018:  $8,500

Contact Seller

Contact Name: Stephanie
Current Location of Boat: Dundas (Lake Ontario), Ontario
Phone Number: 905-387-2251 ()
Alt. Phone Number: 289-456-4990 ()
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