Custom Grand Banks Schooner for sale

St. James, Barbados

$2,500,000 USD

General information
Custom Grand Banks Schooner
Used sail boat for sale
$2,500,000 USD
Price comment
Own a Part of Caribbean History!
Name of boat
Schooner Ruth
Length overall
St. James, Barbados

About this Custom Grand Banks Schooner


August 2020 - Price Reduced to $2,500,000

August 2020 Survey Available to Qualified Buyers

Offers Considered

Launched in 2014 SCHOONER RUTH is a testament to the people of Barbados and her owner. She is a 100’ LOA steel Tom Colvin Design traditional Grand Banks Inter Island gaff topsail Schooner - a 15 year labor of love that is very well documented in the videos on this listing. The videos depict the emotion which being near this beautiful vessel evokes. Never before has she been available for sale and the opportunity to own a timeless vessel as well as the opportunity to be part of Barbados' history is now at hand. This is a preliminary listing. Click on the videos to really understand what SCHOONER RUTH means to Barbados and its people. 12-14-19 - Yacht Hauled and new bottom paint applied as depicted in listing pics. 

Equipment List

  • Main Engine - LUGGER Northern Lights L1066H 275HP + TwinDisc 2.8:1 GearBox +/-10 lph@8.5kts - 527 hours +/-
  • Generator - Northern Lights M844LW3 20/16kW - 606 hours +/-
  • Solar Panels - 3000watts +/- SOLBIAN Teflon Walkable 50watt(7), 112watt(13), 125watt(5), 137watt(4)
  • VICTRON Solar Electronics Phoenix Inverter 24VDC/3000watt (2)
  • Phoenix Inverter 24VDC/2000 watt (1)
  • Phoenix Charger C24/1200 (2)
  • Centaur Charger 24/60 (3)
  • Centaur Charger 12/30 (1)
  • Blue Power Charger IP20 12/7 (1)
  • Blue Power Charger IP20 24/8 (1)
  • Orion Converter 24/12-25 (3)
  • Colour Control GX (1)
  • Battery Monitor BMV 702 (2)
  • Solar Chargers (29) Genasun 24VDC MPPT Solar Boost Max 8amp 24VDC
  • Batteries - ROLLS-Surette L16 S550 428aH (24) Solar System, Engine 8D 1400CCA, GenSet Hankook 1000CCA,
  • Emergency Hankook 1000CCA(2)
  • Isolation Transformers (2)
  • Galley Refrigeration Condensers
  • Northern Lights Technicold 3/4 HP & 1.5HP + Technicold Cold Plates
  • Galley Stove - Dickinson Mediterranean Propane Tanks 22lb(3)
  • Deck Pump 2” LOADSTAR Marine Diesel Trash Electric Start/Manual Start 12,500gph/210gpm
  • JABSCO PTO Pump 2” 502270-2111 12VDC Clutch
  • EDSON - 2” Deck Bronze Hand Diaphragm Pumps (2) 1800gph/30gpm
  • Jabsco 1” 110v HandHeld Pump 500gph/83gpm
  • Bilge /Fire System Deck Manifold - 2” Sch160 Mains - BFG Marine Deck Remote Mechanical Valve Controls arrangement
  • AC - DC Electric Panels - Rocker, Battery & Rotary Switches ULcertified
  • Lighting - LED
  • Fire Extinguishers Powder (9)
  • Smoke Detectors (7) FireBoy Xintex
  • ER CO Detector (1) FireBoy Xintex
  • Propane Detector (2) Galley FireBoy Xintex
  • VHF Solas Station AIS B & G
  • VHF Spare Station AIS
  • VHF Handheld Solas (2)
  • SART Imarsat SatPhone2 / Redport Optimiser WiFi RedPort Extender
  • Navigation - iPad Pro2018-12.9” w Navionics
  • Paper Charts Imray Full Set Eastern Caribbean
  • Depth Wind Speed B&G Triton
  • Viking 12 Man Solas (2)
  • Zodiac 10 Man (1)
  • PFDs Solas Spinlock (10)
  • NavLights -PERKO Series 1127-1130
  • Climbing Gear - 2 sets new Singing-Rock
  • Anchor Windlass Electric 230/3 VFD IDEAL/Schaefer Windlass H7 Twin Gypsy & Capstan
  • Anchors -
  • ROCNA 150Kg (1) 50 fathoms 1/2” G43 chain
  • CQR-75Kg (1)- 25 fathoms 5/8” G3 chain
  • NORDIC “Fisherman” 150 Kg (2)
  • Winches - HUTTON Australian 2 speed 60s ( 8) , 2 speed 80s - 12V electric main and schooner sheets (2)
  • Mooring Line 600 ft 2” Nylon new on spool
  • Running - New England 3 strand Spun Dacron & Double Braid
  • Wood Blocks - Arthur Dauphinee Lunenburg, N.S.
  • Steering Gear - Bronze Fisherman # 7 Lunenburg Foundry, N.S. W emergency tiller arm
  • Tender - West Marine 3.5m Hypalon 15 HP Mercury 4 stroke on davits
  • Tender - 3.5m Fibreglass Dinghy 4 HP Yamaha 4 stroke


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.

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SYS Yacht Sales

1306 Main Street Sarasota Florida 34236
United States
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