Ferrocement Norsk 35, professional build by Colin Brookes. Colin Archer inspired double-ender, traditional gaff cutter rig. Very strong boat, go anywhere. 35hp Perkins inboard. Laid up and in need of some minor work for commissioning.
Located Fiumicino, Italy (ten minutes from airport; 40 min from Ciampino airport; 45 min from Rome)
|Tax Status:||Tax Exempt|
|Location:||Fiumicino Rome Italy [ Map ]|
|Vessel type:||Colin Archer|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Drive type:||Shaft drive|
|Length over all:||35'|
|Hull type:||Double-ended, heavy displacement|
|Keel type:||Full Keel|
|Displacement:||12 metric tons|
|Fuel capacity:||80 Litres|
|Water capacity:||100 Litres|
Perkins Perama 35hp, scruffy but running well. Starter motor and alternator replaced 2014
Shaft cutlass bearing to be replaced
Heavy displacement ferrocement hull, deck and cabin. Professional build and fit-out, ca. 1984.
Very fair hull, believed built by Colin Brookes in Maldon, Essex
Wooden bulwarks replaced 2014, cockpit coamings to be replaced
Saloon with quarter berth and galley to port, chart table, saloon table to starboard
Gas water heater; supplies galley and heads
Wood stove in need of replacement
Heads to port, separate double cabin to starboard
Stowage and V-berth forward
Basic seagoing equipment, in keeping with character of boat.
35lb CQR, chain and manual windlass; steering compass; hand-bearing compass;12V navigation lights
Good selection of chandler and bosun's spares; comprehensive toolkit
Mast in fair condition, with some shakes but believed sound. Gaff original and sound.
Boom replaced ca. 2010; bowsprit sound but could do with replacement
Mainsail, staysail and jib (hanked) all in fair to good condition, with relatively little use. Mainsail cover has some UV damage and in need of repair/replacement
Galvanised steel rigging believed sound; stainless steel chainplates replaced 2014
Steering compass; VHF radio; hand-bearing compass; binoculars; plastic Ebbco sextant
High bulwarks, galvanised steel stanchions and uncluttered deck
Plastic (hard) life ring; boarding ladder
Several safety harnesses onboard
Indicated location is approximate general area only.