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Harrison Butler Bermudan Cutter, Tramontana 

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Sails and Deck Gear
Dog House


Tramontana, ex Morena, is a Harrison Butler designed Bermudan Cutter, built by Anderson Rigden and Perkins. of Whitstable, in 1934. She is based on Harrison Butler's Cayuca design. Construction is of 1žinch thick Pitch Pine planking on sawn Oak frames. Keel is Lead with Bronze keelbolts. Decks are Iroko, coachroof and cockpit mainly Teak.

Harrison Butler - Tramontana - Approximate Dimensions

Length Overall (Inc. bowsprit) 42ft  12.8m
Length on Deck  36ft 10.67m
Waterline Length  31ft 9.45m
Beam  11ft 3.35m
Draft  7ft 3ins 2.21m
Sail Area 770 sq ft 71.5sq m
Displacement  12.5 tons 12700kg
Ballast 4 tons  4060kg
Thames Measurement  16 Tons


Five berths in two cabins, 
Good galley with , has a solid fuel burning heater, separate heads with washbasin, and an excellent, large,  navigation table with GPS Chart Plotter, etc..

Rig, Sails and Spars

Mast head cutter rig
Pine spars
Stainless steel standing rigging
Mainsail - McKenzie of Scotland ( 2002)
Boom crutch

Deck Equipment


Simpson Lawrence manual windlass
45lb CQR bower anchor on ****m  stud linked chain
Fisherman and Bruce kedges

Massive cast Iron mooring bollards


Laurent Giles Highfield levers on running backstays 
Bronze sheet winches

Plastimo steering compass

General Equipment


Taylor's Paraffin stove with two hobs and oven 
Solid Fuel heating / stove
Berth Cushions

Henry Browne Sestrel, clock and barometer 


BMC Commander 4-cylinder diesel engine (~45hp).
TMP Hydraulic gearbox


Water -
Diesel -

Electrics / Electronics

1 - 2 - Both battery selector switch


Comprehensive Switch panels


Navman Tracker 5600 GPS Chart Plotter 
Icom IC-M401E VHF Radiotelephone with fist mike

Raymarine ST40 Bidata Depth / Log

Safety Gear


Fire extinguisher
Boarding ladder


Manual Whale bilge pump
Automatic electric bilge pump

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

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In this case we are acting as Brokers only. The Owner is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract. A prospective Purchaser is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate at his own expense to employ a qualified Marine Surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability for such engine on our part.  All Content is copyright - All Rights Reserved.