Colvin 40 Bugeye Ketch for sale

Yorktown, Virginia, United States

£28,698GBP
Listed price $38,900 USD

Tax Not paid / Excluded

Colvin 40 Bugeye Ketch
General information
Make/model
Colvin 40 Bugeye Ketch
Category
Used sail boat for sale
Price
£28,698 GBP | Listed price $38,900 USD
Tax / VAT status
Not paid / Excluded
Year
1964
Designer
Thomas Colvin
Length overall
11.58 metres
Beam
3.05 metres
Draft
1.07 metres
Hull
Wood Wood
Location
Yorktown, Virginia, United States

About this Colvin 40 Bugeye Ketch

English

- Stock #264273 -

ONE OF KIND 1964 COLVIN 40 BUGEYE KETCH! CONTINUE A TRADITION OF A BEAUTIFUL CRUISING YACHT!

This is a rare opportunity to own this great wooden sailing ketch with lots of history!

The owner of this unique ketch is the 4th owner in This vessel's 57-year history. He owned her for the last 29 years, and the other 3 owners for the first 28 years combined. This vessel had a very interesting history.

She comes armed with two cannons if desired, please inquire about them if you're interested.

According to the owner, this 1964 Colvin Bugeye was designed by Thomas Colvin & built by Ray Kaufman & friends. Colvin manufacturing in Mathews, Va. in 1964. Mr. Kaufman was an MIT-educated Naval Architect from Williamsburg, VA who circumnavigated the globe in a 45ft ketch named HURRICANE & wrote a book called "Hurricane's Wake" in 1942.

Owner statement: "This beautiful Colvin Bugeye has weathered 7 hurricanes, 5 Nor'easters, & 3 tornados. She has been extremely well maintained & extensively upgraded over the last 29yrs of my ownership. She has sailed from Rockport, Maine to Red Bank, New Jersey to Yorktown, Va. as well as several trips up & down the Chesapeake Bay. She has also been featured in Yachting Magazine & Wooden Boat Magazine as well as local newspapers".

This Colvin is known locally as a resident "Pirate Ship" under the flag of "Calico Jack". She participated in dozens of pirate festivals in Hampton & Yorktown, Va.

Many updates and recorded work were done on this vessel, check out the features section.

All sails are in good working condition. Ready to go.

This 1964 Colvin 40 Bugeye is a "one of a kind", custom-built sailing ketch. Inquire now.

We are looking for people all over the country who share our love for boats. If you have a passion for our product and like the idea of working from home, please visit SellBoatsAndRVs [dot] com to learn more.

This listing has now been on the market 30 days. If you are thinking of making an offer, go ahead and submit it today! Let's make a deal!

Reason for selling is retiring from sailing..

At Pop Yachts, we will always provide you with a TRUE representation of every vessel we market. We encourage all buyers to schedule a survey for an independent analysis. Any offer to purchase is ALWAYS subject to satisfactory survey results.

You have questions? We have answers. Call us at 001 469-844-2628 to discuss this boat.

Selling your boat has never been easier. At Pop Yachts, we literally sell thousands of units every year all over the country. Call 001 855-218-2805 and we'll get started selling your boat today.

We appreciate that you took your time to look at our advertisement and we look forward to speaking with you!

Owner's Comment

The vessel looks very clean for the age. It's obvious the owner took good care of her. She will need some TLC on small things here and there.

The engine works as it should and sounds great, check the end of the video.

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Propulsion
Engine
1 x Yanmar
Engine hours
1032
Fuel
Diesel
Fuel capacity
68 litres
Accommodation
Number of cabins
2
Number of berths
2
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Broker/Dealer Information

Pop Yachts International LLC

6384 Tower Lane, Suite A
Sarasota
Florida
34240
United States
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