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Gentleman's Weekender, Gaff  Ketch  "Sue  Too"  Lying  Essex

 
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Specifications

Approximate dimensions

LOA (excluding sspars) 22ft 6.7m
LWL 21ft 6.4m
Beam 7ft 7ins 2.3m
Draft 3ft 0.9m
Displacement 3.75 Tons (approx)  

Construction

GRP foam sandwich construction (construction method designed by Essex University and approved by Lloyds - full details available) to a design by John Mitchell. .

Topsides are painted in two pot polyurethane undercoat and gloss - two coats of each.

Underwater area is coated with two coats of Solventless Epoxy on anti osmosis protection - and antifouled.

The deck is constructed of 1/2inch marine ply covered with heavy woven glass cloth and two coats Epoxy resin. The finish coat is Deckaplex non slip deck paint.

Sails

All sails by James Lawrence Sailmakers Brightlingsea: - 
Gaff Mainsail 
Gaff Mizzen
Genoa on Wykham Martin furling gear
Jib on Wykham Martin furling gear

Deck Equipment

Towing dinghy (7ft 3ins)
Lifebuoy
Varnished boathook
Grabbit hook
Canvas Bucket
Fenders
Warps
15lb CQR anchor - Bower
160ft 3/16in galvanised chain
10lb Fisherman anchor - kedge
Trailing log
Safety strap to clip on to for anchor work.

General Equipment

Petrol cans (four)
Paraffin can
Cabin Table - Can also be used in cockpit
Flares (check dates)
Fire extinguishers (check dates)

Engine: 

Stuart Turner 10hp twin cylinder petrol engine (re-built 1998) driving 12"X7" two bladed bronze propeller.   (Uses approximately 1/2 gallon per hour.)
5 Gallon stainless steel petrol tank

Electrics / Electronics

Sonnenschein 12Volt Gel battery (10 year guarantee)
Hidden isolator switch

Nasa echo sounder with depth alarm

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Nasa VHF radio telephone

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Magellan GPS and holder

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Hitachi radio
Liberal interior lights in all areas including the Bosun's store and the engine compartment 
Bi-colour navigation light on the stemhead, masthead all round white and stern light.

Galley 

Gimballed two burner Orinco Meths burner
Galley sink with pumped water system from 50 litre flexible freshwater tank
Pots, pans, crockery, glasses and cutlery 

Shore equipment

Strongback
Duradon all over winter cover
Beaching Legs
Ladder
 

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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: Freephone 0800 068 6190 or +44(0) 1206  305996
  
or email to: adrian@EasternYachts.com
THESE SPECIFICATIONS ARE INTENDED AS ILLUSTRATION ONLY AND DO NOT FORM PART OF ANY CONTRACT
The particulars given above are believed to be correct but the Vendor does not make or give and neither the Broker nor any person in its employment has any authority to make or give any representation or warranty in relation to this vessel in respect of which any Purchaser must rely on his own inspection.