Yachting World 5 Tonner - £8,750

In 1945, Yachting World magazine commissioned Mr Robert Clarke to design a small auxiliary cruiser to be known as The Yachting world 5 tonner. This beautiful example, Janina, is Bermudan Sloop rigged with tan sails and a genuine period classic look.

She was built in Bombay in 1946 by the Ammedi ship yard, to Robert Clarke's design, using double diagonal Burmese Teak planking on teak frames. The result is a vessel with immense strength and durability on a long keel hull. In a 2005 survey the surveyor stated that "the vessel is well constructed to a very high standard and with top class materials."

This classic yacht comes well presented with a comprehensive inventory. The original engine has been replaced with a modern 3 cylinder Kobuta 20 horse power with only 10 hours use. The whole deck has just been covered with new Treadmaster decking.

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Boat Specs:

Hull : Wood
Year : 1946
Berths : 3
LOA : 24' 4" (7.4m)
LWL : 20' 10" (6.4m)
Beam : 8' 2" (2.5m)
Draft : 4' 9" (1.5m)
Keel : Long
Rig : Bermudan Sloop
Engine Type : Inboard
Engine : Kubota D905 20hp (2008)
Fuel : Diesel
Fuel Capacity : 45 litres
Engine Hours : 10
Location : Cumbria

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Accommodation:

Down below varnished wood and brass portholes create a traditional feel. The saloon offers two single berths and with slats inserted and the additional mattress added creates a double. There is an additional quarter berth.

The heads is in the roomy forepeak where there is storage.

A Taylor's heater is available to offer cabin heating although the present owner has never used it.


Galley:

The galley has a sink with marble cover. There is a Taylors paraffin 2 burner cooker with oven, which the present owner has never used. There is a portable fridge that connects to shore power.


Sails:

Main (tan)
Genoa (tan)
Storm sail (poor condition)
Sail cover


Instruments:

VHF radio SX25 Analogue
VHF Standard Horizon GX200 with SatNav and AIS
Cobra MC600CX chart plotter
Nasa Clipper wind
Nasa Clipper Duet depth/log
Navtex Pro-Plus
Nasa Weatherman
CARD radar detector


Electrical System:

12 volt
2 x batteries
Shore power


Equipment:

Taylors paraffin heater (not used by present owner)
Taylors paraffin cooker (not used by present owner)
2 x gimballed paraffin lamps
Ensign
Floating safety line in bag
2 x fire extinguishers
Clock and barometer
Tide clock
2 x boat hooks
2 x CQR anchors and chain
SS grab hook
Mast ladder
Tiller tamer
Warps and fenders
Dan buoy
4 man liferaft (not in date)
Sea anchor
Horseshoe lifebuoy set
3 x compass
Folding boarding ladder
Winter cover
Brass bell
Cushions and curtains
Cockpit cushions
Named dodgers


Additional Info:

Full provenance including the previous bill of sale and the December 2005 survey is available. More information can be provided about the original design and full details of items included.


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