Built by the Falmouth
Marine School in 2004, one of a number of these boats built by students under
the supervision of professional shipwrights. The design was taken from
traditional Cornish fishing boats which means she is a solid, stable and capable
sea boat. They were fitted with engines from new which means they are
very versatile. Although heavy and solid, the boat is light enough to
carry on a trailer and tow behind a vehicle.
In present ownership
Planked in larch on oak
frames. Bronze screw fastened into sawn oak frames in futtocks, copper rivet
fastened into the intermediate steamed timbers.
Full length wooden
Full length stringer at
the thwart level. Thwarts are heavily built in larch with solid supporting
knees, all copper riveted through.
Painted gunnel with 2
rowing positions using thole pins through the gunnel.
Scrubbed larch sole
boards in lifting panels.
Painted wooden engine
Two mast lug rig on
solid wooden keel stepped masts. Standing lug mizzen and dipping
Mizzen sets to a large
removable bumpkin over the transom. Masts, yards and bumpkin in varnished
Traditional 3 strand
running rigging with varnished wooden blocks.
New mainsail in 2013 by
North Sea Sails. Mizzen by Patrick Selman in 2004.
as been used for summer coastal passages and estuary exploration.
She was in commission and being used last summer so is in very reasonable
condition and only requiring a little painting and tidying up.
Current Price: £4500.00
This Wooden Sailing 22 Foot Cornish Lugger boat is located in Looe, PL13 2AE and is being sold on eBay by jonathansimper.