David Jeffries - Black Water Punt
Twenty foot wooden open Black Water Punt
LOD 20 ft 10 inches, LWL 17 ft 6 inches, Beam 7 feet, Draft 2 feet increased to 4 feet with centreplate down
Bowsprit 4 feet, Gaff mast in cedar 20 feet with topsail mast of 18 feet
Stainless steel standing rigging forestay, upper and two lower side stays, and running back stays
Jib on Wickham Martin furler, mainsail and topsail by Arun sails approximately 2000
20 HP Beta Marine engine to fixed three blade propeller 20 litre fuel tank and primary filter in forward locker
This is a classic and characterful design with gaff rig, bow sprit, and carvel hull with counter stern built by David Jeffries of Bosham Hoe in 1992 to a 1906 design in pitch pine with a cast iron keel and iron centre plate. Sailed extensively in Chichester harbour with room for six and all your picnic requirements. Reliable engine to get you home under all conditions.
Present ownership since 2009 with extensive initial repair and annual maintenance at Emsworth as follows:
2009 Initial repair of deck and replacement of rot around chain plates and stern at points of fresh water entry, thereafter annual renewal of desk varnish work, topsides paintwork and antifouling with hull stripped back to wood for repainting 2013
2009 Replace all chain plate bolts, new bowsprit cranse iron, horse, and bowsprit rest, new forestay and bowsprit whisker stays, new running rigging,
2009 Engine wiring loom and alternator renewed, new fuel pump, and injector washers and filters.
Annual replacement of fuel and oil filters, oil exchange, and replaced water pump impeller and inspection of zinc anode.
New main mast and mast tabernacle resited 2011
Additional ribs added to mid section 2013 to stiffen hull
New rudder pintle, new centreplate pivot bolt, new anode 2016
New standing rigging lashings and bowsprit chain 2016
Anchor with 6mm chain and warp
Automatic bilge pump with float switch
Manual bilge pump
Solar panel battery charger
Mooring ropes x 6
8 foot tender
|Subcategory:||Classic Sailing Boats|
|Model:Black Water Punt|
|Mooring Country:||United Kingdom|
|No. of previous owners:||2|
|Length:||6.1 m/20 ft|
|Width:||2.13 m/7 ft|
|Draft:||0.61 m/2 ft|
|Engine manufacturer:Beta Marine|
|No. of engines:||1|
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