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956 Down East Style Open Launch Used Classic Wooden Boat For Sale in Rockport

Overview

Price
19000.00
Type Of Boat
Make
Down East Style
Model
Open Launch
Year
956
LOA (feet)
24
Hull Only (ft)
Hull with Platform (ft)
Hull with Platform and Pulpit (ft)
Draft (ft)
Beam (ft)
Deck Material
Anti-skid Fibergoass on 3/4 " Doug Fur
Hull Material
Mahogany over Oak
Superstructure Material

Location

City
Rockport
Province/State
Maine
Country
USA

Engine

Engine Make
GM
Engine Model
292
Engine Year
Horsepower
135
Cooling
Fuel Type
Gas

General

Boat Survey
No
Survey Date
Swim Platform
Yes
Trailer
Yes
Trailer Make
Trailer Model
Trailer Year
Cradle
Yes
Winter Cover
Yes
Dinghy
No
Dinghy Make
Cabins (number)
Air Conditioning
Yes
Heater
Yes
Wet Bar (With Sink)
Yes
Dry Bar (No Sink)
Yes
Head
Manual Head
Yes
Electric Head
Yes
Fire Extinguisher
No
Color of Canvas
tan
Bridge Enclosure
Not Specified
Bridge Cover
Not Specified
Bridge Enclosure
Not Specified
Convertible Top
Not Specified
Side Curtains
Not Specified
Drop Curtain
Not Specified
Bimini (after)
Not Specified
Camper Back
Not Specified
Tonneau Cover
Not Specified
Deck Enclosure
Other
Windshield Cover
Not Specified
Sleeps (Number of People)
Holding Tanks (total number)
Water Tanks

Further Comments

This Launch was completely restored in 2011, launched and used for one season. It was hauled, touched up and bottom painted to be sold at the end of that season. It is in excellent condition with normal wear from weather and storage. She is a true Down East Style Launch built by N. Hodgdon Jr.; a very well respected boat builder from Boothbay Harbor ME. She was part of a small fleet of Open Launches built by N. Hodgdon Jr., designed to serve as modes of transportation to get families that lived on the many surrounding islands in the Boothbay Harbor region back to the main land. Her restoration and reconstruction were extensive and well documented. It was a labor of love for the boat and the hours that were committed will be supported by her pedigree. There are hundreds of photos available of the restoration and can be supplied via email. There is written documentation of the work performed and this also can be supplied easily. Planks below the water line have been preserved with fiberglass. The launch will be sold as is...
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