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Oisin, Stag 28 Lifting Keel Sloop, Lying  Essex

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Oisin, Stag 28 Lifting Keel Sloop, For Sale

Oisin is a Stag 28, Lifting keel Cruiser designed by Peter Milne and built by Emsworth Shipyard in 1978.  Windows are toughened glass (2005) The hull has been VC Tar epoxy treated.

Oisin, Stag 28 Lifting Keel Sloop, For Sale

She has a cast iron external keel with the centreplate in a slot

Lifting Keel winch in main saloon

Approximate Dimensions

Length on Deck  28ft 8.53m
Waterline Length  24ft 6ins 7.47m
Beam  9ft 10ins 3.0m
Draft, Plate up 3ft 3ins 0.99m
Draft, Plate down  6ft 9ins 2.06m
Sail Area 284 sq ft 25.5 sq m
Displacement  7,500 lbs 3410kg
Ballast 2,800 lbs 1270kg


Five berths in two cabins 
Separate heads, 
Good galley 
Navigation table. 
She has good headroom throughout. 

Rig, Sails and Spars

Black anodised Aluminium spars
Stainless steel standing rigging (2002)
Stainless steel bottle screws (2002)
Arun mainsail 1978. 
Parker & Kay furling genoa 1996. 
Arun cruising chute 1982. 
Arun storm jib 1978. 
Mainsail boom cover.
Halyards to cockpit via clutch/jammers to Gibb 6A Winch and cleats. 
Barlow winch on mast. 

Two Enkes 20 two speed sheet winches on cockpit coamings. 

Deck Equipment

25lb CQR bower anchor on 30metres x 10mm 
19.5lb kedge anchor on30m  6mm chain 
Bow roller 
Fairleads and cleats at deck level fore and aft and amidships. 
Stainless steel pulpit and walk through pushpit with boarding steps on the transom. 
Stainless steel bow bollard, stanchions and guard wires.
Black canvas sprayhood on s/s frame. 
Cockpit dodgers. 
Stainless steel stern davits

Contest steering compass

General Equipment


Paloma Gas water heater
Gimballed Eastham Maxol two hob, grill and oven gas cooker with flame failure device on oven
Pressurised Hot and Cold water to heads and galley 

Oil lamp 


Volvo Penta MD7A twin cylinder diesel engine.
Drives a Bronze two-bladed propeller on stainless steel shaft
Deep Sea Shaft seal
Halyard Aquadrive thrust bearing and universal joint.


Water - 2 x flexible tanks total ~ 45 gallons
Diesel - 16 gallons stainless steel

Electrics / Electronics

2 x 12Volt batteries 

Circuit breaker panel
Battery charging via alternator on engine and TWC Alternator boost controller


Garmin GPS 128
Husun compact VHF Radiotelephone

Incastec Echo pilot Depth / log

Autohelm 1000 autopilot

Safety Gear


Fire extinguisher
Life belt
SS wire jackstays
Radar reflector


Transom steps
Bilge pump
Engine cooling pump can be diverted to pump bilges

Shore Gear


Lodestar inflatable dinghy with oars and pump
2hp Suzuki outboard motor for dinghy
Shore cradle

Beaching legs

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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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