BCC hull #52,"Macnab" For sale
Posted by: Alan
Date: July 15, 2005 08:17PM
The "Macnab is a 71/4 ton,28 ft.(LOD),40 ft.(LOA) Gaff Cutter.She is hull #52 in the line of BristolChannel Cutters built by Sam L.Morse and designed by Lyle Hess.Launched in 1985.
She carries a working rig of 583 sq. ft.in jib ,staysail ,main and topsail.Also in the locker is a second twin jib for downwind work and a 720 sq.ft.dual radial reacher,a storm jib and trysail.
Sails by Doyle.
The "Macnab" was decked with straight laid 3/4 in. teak over 1/2 in.Bruynzeel,over mahogany beams,clamp shelfe andcarlins are mahoganyand covering board is spanish cedar.The house is solid port orford cedar with 6 oval portlights.Her interior is finished in teak,mahogany,maple and myrtle,alaskan cedar cieling.
All spars are hollow spruce.Stainless standing rigging and 3 strand dacron running rigging.
She is well equipted for cruising with Monitor windvane,windlass,murray winches,watermaker,refrigeration,SS 4 burner and oven,cabin heater,dingy(Trinka) and 12 v.and oil running lights.Depth,knot,log and GPS and vhf and short wave reciever.Lots
of ground tackle including a 75lb Paul Luke fisherman.Sea anchor,solar panels and regulator ,golf cart batts etc.
She is still in Virginia.......let us know if you need more info Alan
Phone 352 256 6941 cell
Pictures can be seen at Geocities.com/bcc owners/