Sailing BoatsClassic Sailing BoatsHillyard7 tonner
28 foot classic gaff cutter project.
7 tonner designed and built by David Hillyard in 1930 and remarkable for her spacious interior; one of seven built. Ideal East Coast or French Canals as she only has about three feet 9” draft .
Teak cabin sides, hatches and toerails with top quality Anchor BS1088 marine plywood main deck replaced a few years ago. She also had a new stem and floors put in some years ago.
Full length pitch pine/old growth Columbian pine planking
Lister twin cylinder engine in good working condition. Sails and rigging in good usable condition.
She needs repairs to quite a few steamed timbers.
Partly stripped out interior to give access to hull, including bulk of concrete in bilge area.
Further pictures on request, inspection is invited (laying Southampton)....Read full description