Built 1971. Designed
Sparkman and Stephens. Built by Deacons Boatyard as the Deacon 33. She was the
mold for the Deb 33 glass fibre boats.
Featured in Classic boat
magazine some years ago.
Beautiful fast cruising
boat in her day. Falmouth to La Corunna in three and quarter days.
Mahogany planked and
splined hull on laminated iroko frames. Bronze floors. Teak decks and
coach roof. Stainless steel deck fittings, anchor winch
Volvo 23hp diesel
inboard is siezed.
Sails No1, No2, No3, No4
jibs, main, mizzen and mizzen staysail.
Shoal draft with drop
keel 7ft 3” plate down, 3ft 6” plate up
She has been converted
her to yawl, in common with a lot of S and S yachts, one advantage was
that a mizzen staysail could be set. Featured in Classic boat magazine some
Currently, she is in
need of substantial re-planking and general re-refurbishment. Most of the
re-planking is to her topsides and transom
Sale to include: boat,
steel cradle, mizzen mast, which is not with the boat, but is in a nearby
boatyard and is of a length approx. 20ft, so easily transportable. Unfortunately, main mast is not present. There is a comprehensive inventory including
anchor winch, some of which is with the boat, but the rest will need to be
collected from N London (delivery can be arranged although the electronics will
be obsolete now I expect.
This boat will require much work to restore her to her former glory, hence no
reserve. She currently sits on a farm in
Some photos show her as
she once was, and others in the condition she is now in.
A great project for
someone who has an interest in restoring, what was once a great classic wooden
Relisted, due to two timewasters. Please don’t bid unless you intend to buy and collect. Persons bidding and then not paying will be reported to ebay; sorry, but those timewasters are a real P.I.T.A.
Current Price: £0.99
This Classic Wooden Sailing Boat Deb 33 boat is located in Harrow, ha1 4ql and is being sold on eBay by 9445wilson.