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"Ame", Gauntlet Class Sloop Lying  Suffolk

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Ame, Gauntlet Class Sloop, for sale

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Ame is canoe stern, 14 ton, Gauntlet sloop designed as an ocean racer by Rodney Paul and built by Berthons of Lymington in 1947. Construction is of African Mahogany planking on Oak frames. All seams are splined.  Her Lead keel is fastened with Bronze keel bolts - all inspected 1998. Her hull has been epoxy glass sheathed below the waterline to give long term protection from marine borers in warm waters.

"Ame", formerly "Lady Emma Hamilton" and "Gemini", offers 4 berths in three cabins, the forepeak being given over to stowage and a workshop for long term live-aboards. There is 6ft 3ins standing headroom throughout.

Mechanical propulsion is by Mercedes OM636 4-cylinder 42hp diesel engine.

Approximate Dimensions

Length Overall  41ft 12.5m
Waterline Length  33ft 10.06m
Beam  9ft 6ins 2.9m
Draft  6ft 1.83m
Sail Area 830sq ft 77sq m
Displacement  11.51tons 11,700kg
Ballast  5 tons 5,080kg
Registered Tonnage 8.46
Thames Tonnage 14 tons

She comes with a complement of electronics including radar, GPS, Yeoman plotter, DSC VHF, autopilot and Navtex. An inflatable dinghy is also included.

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For further details or to arrange to view, please contact Adrian  Espin at: - Astonbury Marine Services 
19 Colne Road, Brightlingsea, Essex, CO7 0DL  Tel: 01206 305 996  or +44 1206 305 996
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