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Price AU $59,900

Price
AU $59,900
Details
39ft Classic Timber Yacht "Huon Lass"
A true Tasmanian classic built for apple farmer, yachtsman and raconteur Hedley Calvert by master boatbuilder Max Creese in Hobart 1965. Construction of Mahogany and Huon Pine "Huon Lass was designed by British naval architect Robert Clark who had designed the famous Caprice of Huon for Hedleys father 15 years previously. A most competitive yacht in her class with a 6th across the line and 2nd in division 1,1966 Sydney to Hobart plus line honors in many offshore Tasmanian races inspiring comment to the Hobart Mercury from renown boat builder /sailer Jock Muir "Tasmania's south run was the hardest we had encountered made even more impressive with Calverts "Huon Lass" racing before the gale carrying a spinnaker, 'Ive never been on or seen a yacht handled better than Huon Lass was'.

Our Locations: Port Macquarie - Port Stephens- Lake Macquarie - Pittwater - Sydney Harbour - Batemans Bay
Region
New South Wales
Location
Church Point NSW
Usage
Leisure, Cruising, Racing
Reference
JHHL39
Year
1965
Rego Number
JB225N
Designer
Robert Clark
Builder
Max Creese
Length
39' 0" - 11.89m
Beam
10 ft
Draft
6.4ft
Keel / Ballast
Lead
Hull Material
Timber
Deck Material
Timber
Engine
30 hp FWC yanmar diesel
Engine Make
Yanmar
Fuel Type
Diesel
Engine Hours
550
Number Engines
1
Propulsion
Folding 2 blade
Fuel
200 L
Water
200 L
Refrigeration
Ice Box
Stove
Metho stove
Berths
4-6
Toilet
Marine electric
Entertainment
CD radio
Covers
Main sail
Ground Tackle
Plough Anchor, chain, warp, electric winch
Safety Gear
Coastal equipped
Bilge Pumps
Electric / manual
Life Raft
Out of date
Epirb
Yes
Life Jackets
Yes
Flares
Yes
Fire Protection
Fire extinguishers, fire blanket
Electrics
12V
Electronics
Depth, speed, Log
Sail Inventory
Dacron main and #1 headsail (furler) # 2 #3, storm sails, spinnaker
Mast / Rigging
Alloy spars replaced 2013, stainless steel, replaced 2013
Deck Gear
Self-tailing winches
Remarks
Located Pittwater with same owner for last 20 years. She is sailed regularly and maintained in beautiful original condition with recently painted hull & decks, varnish work etc. Other upgrades include recent alloy spars and stainless rigging. Huon Lass is a seaworthy, sweet sailing classic genuinely offered for sale.

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