Purchased from original owner in 1970,and sailed regularly since largely solo.Macwester 26 is strongly- built with twin keels, long skeg and heavy displacement producing good sea-boat, whether for single handed or family sailing. Shoal draft handy for moorings subject to low spring tides.Head room 6’0 under hatch.
ENGINE: Vetus M2C5A Mitsubishi / 11HP professionally installed 2009,Engine hours 25, Winterisation only, only used little since new, type of fuel –Diesel oil.Sea water cooling system fuel tankage 8 galls consumption per hr not recorded. Batteries 1 x 12volt, two –blade fixed bronze prop.Shaft drive.New exhaust system,Controlbox and cables.Cost of engine when installed new in 2009 - £3,450. Used since only for navigating in and out of harbour (approx 25 hrs )
ACCOMMODATION : 4 berths in 2 Cabins,Toilet, blue plastic upholstery,Wooden floor.
SPARS, RIGGING & SAILS: Mainsail, cover 2010. (Tudor sail makers- JKA Sails) No 1 Jib, No 2 Jib, No 3 Jib. Roller reefing, Boom Reefing, all lines led aft to cockpit. Self- draining cockpit Aluminium mast/spars, S/S Rigging.
DECK EQUIPMENT : Pushpit, Pulpit & Guard rails, Boarding ladder, tiller steering, sheet winches, halyard winches, Main anchor CQR 17 ½ lbs, Chain & warp, mooring warps , fenders, boat hook, ensign staff.
NAVIGATION EQUIPMENT: Compass.
DOMESTIC EQUIPMENT: Gas cooker without oven, pots & pans, cutlery, crockery, water tank 2 x 10 galls.
SAFETY EQUIPMENT: Lifebuoys, Safety Harnesses, Manual bilge pump.
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Last professional survey –July 2009. International paint anti- fouled Sept 2014, has never been epoxy treated, last polished May 2013, Glass fiber decks painted .Wood oiled, Perspex windows.
Available for purchase separately:
Avon Redcrest inflatable dinghy in excellent and unused condition ( including inflator pump and oars) £150.00.
35lb CQR Anchor (including 60ft/10 fathoms x5/8'' nylon mooring rope £100.00.
CURRENT LOCATION: Lying Wm.Partington Marine-Hard standing.