Cornish Shrimper

Fantastic Condition

Reduced to $35k or best offer

Nantucket, USA

For more information contact Russell Smith at:

Classic gaff sloop, most sought after and enjoyed for its incredible performance and traditional lines with a reputation as the best British gaffer of all time. Wood spars, teak bright work, tan bark main and self furling jib, black lapstrake FRP hull with off white topside, varnished spruce cabin (2+2 interior) with 4 bunks, cooker and porta-potti.

Easily sailed and trailed with centerboard and self-draining cockpit.

Extra Features:

  • Yanmar 1GM 10 inboard diesel with only 150 hours.
  • 3 blade "CDI" self-feathering prop.
  • Full electric with Nav lights, cabin light, auto bilge pump, fuse panel with 12 v. socket
  • Cabin/cockpit table
  • VHF radio with mast top antenna.
  • Custom "Performance" trailer with keel rollers and adjustable, contouring bunk boards.

Exceptionally well kept:

  • All teak stripped, sanded and recetoled fall 2012
  • Annually:
    • Stored indoors and covered during off season.
    • Cleaned and polished after hauling and polished before launching.
    • All rigging removed, washed before storage.
    • Oil changed and filter routinely.

1998 Hull #765