I’ve just spent £3300 on hull replacing some plank and doing the anti-fouling ( see photos ) in 2019
She is based in Bristol but can be transported anywhere in UK at a cost of £1000 to £1500.
She comes with an outboard engine with alternator, radio and sails.
Viewing is recommended, I can send much more photos of here now if you text me.
07486 612 746
Belinda was fully restored in 1995-1999 and the following work was done
The boat was entirely stripped to bare wood ( inside and out ) and
The hull was completely refastened to as-new spec with silicon bronze
Small areas of damage in the hull were repaired. The carvel mahogany on
oak hull is in fabulous condition.
6 new 316 stainless steel keel bolts and corresponding 60mm thick oak
floors were added , A small number of replacement ribs were steamed in to double
existing frames, Gorgeous yet rugged and easy to maintain Deks Olje varnish
Glass on ply deck ( done at a previous refit )
The mast beam was heavily rebuilt.
New 25mm main bulkheads were fitted , with mast beamsupport posts .
A complete new interior was built , using primarily mahogany .
4 berths ( big double up front , 1 either side in main saloon area )
the coachhouse was extensively rebuilt, removing any rot. The whole
front end is new, as are the aft bulkheads .
New hatches were made.
The roof was epoxy+cloth sheathed.
All coachhouse joints ( roof to sides/ sides to deck ) were epoxy taped
and mahogany trim capped.
New stainless steel standing rigging was fitted
New running rigging was fitted
New Jeckells sails ( main, jib, and stormjib ) bought
A new Johnson 6 2cyl o/b ( incl battery charging facility ) and Folkboat
sliding bracket was fitted
A new Taylors 2 burner paraffin stove was fitted
A new electrical system, incl new paddle wheel log / depth sounder unit
A new bilge system with 2 ( amply sized ) hand pumps were fitted
A large amount of additional equipment is provided with the boat
All the work was done to a very high specification with no expense
spared. Toward the end of the restoration the boat was surveyed , and this
report is available. Belinda is structurally totally sound, and is a beautiful
boat in every way. She’s a classic, and has been maintained as such since the
Current Price: £5000.00
This Folk Boat boat is located in Bristol, BS15 1AW and is being sold on eBay by mre_mountain_europe.