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|Class||Antique and Classic|
|Propeller Type||4 Blade|
|Engine usage (hours)||3200|
|Builder||Percy Coverdale / David Smith / David White|
|Fuel Tanks||1400 litres (Stainless Steel)|
|Fresh Water Tanks||908 litres (Stainless Steel)|
Fully restored, this 62' 1922 Historic Ketch is now listed exclusively for sale with YOTI in Tasmania
Premier is listed on the Australian Register of Historic Ships. With an impressive history of War service with the Australian Navy between 1941 and 1943 and 20 years attached to the Police Service. Originally built by Percy Coverdale at his yard in Battery Point for the Sward family. Premier has recently had the benefit of an extensive refit spanning 15 years by a team of craftsman.
At great expense her current owners have thoughtfully restored this vessel to include modern comfort features and Navionics. Featuring high quality finishes to the interior fit out and accommodation for 8 plus. There is a large galley down to port with ample refrigeration for extended cruising and an impressive selection of deck fittings including an electric halyard winch for the mainsail and furling on 2 of the head sails. Full inside helm as well as outside helm station with twin hydraulic ram Raymarine Auto pilot.
There is a full set of covers to protect the vanished brightwork on deck and the main pilothouse. The engine is a fully rebuilt Gardner 5LW, a model renowned for its reliability and economy. Onboard power is both 12 volt as well as a late model 6.5 Kva Onan Genset providing 240 volts.
The white work above the waterline was all completely resprayed in 2013 with a high quality 2 pack finish and all the varnish work is in excellent condition.
Originally launched in 1922; rebuilt in 1995. A full inventory is available on request. Contact YOTI for further details.
Owner will consider all offers.
Hydraulic Twin Ram steering.
Genset: Onan 65KVA.
4 blade propeller.
Keel: Steel & Cast iron.
Fuel: 1400L stainless steel tanks.
Water: 908L stainless steel tanks.
Accommodations and Galley
3 cabins - 2 aft, 1 fwd.
Toiler: 1 with macerator.
Entertainment: TV, 6 Stacker CD.
Large stainless steel sink.
240V + 12V Fridge/Freezer.
Gas stove. Convection Oven.
HW tank 12V + 240V.
6 man liferaft. 12x Life Jackets. Flares. Fire Extinguishers. Fire Blanket.
3 x electric bilge pumps.
Hydraulic Muir 3000. Chair. Spare anchor.
Mast/Rigging and Sails
Ketch; Gaff Rig. Timber mast & boom. Stainless Steel rigging.
Main. Jib. 2 x Headsails, self furlers. Missen.
Electrics and Navigation
Batteries: 2x Starter. 3x House. Genset. Winch main mast.
12V interior lighting. Nav lights.
Garmin GPS 5012. Raytheon Sounder/Log. Raytheon AutoPilot. Compass.
GME GX5511 Electra Phone.
Hull: Timber carvel & strip planked. Round bilge.
Deck: Marine ply & teak.
Dinghy: Avon Rubben
Outboard: Yamaha 3Hp
Covers: Hatch & wheelhouse cover. Winch covers. Deck awnings.
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.