|MFV 65. 64.5'x 61'wl x 18'3" x 8' Lying Cornwall £25,000|
Admiralty MFV, built by Curtis & Pape in Looe, Cornwall in 1942. Standard Admiralty design with canoe stern. Heavily constructed in larch planking on massive sawn oakframes,
Gardner 8L3 152hp 8-cyl diesel, installed 1952 by the Admiralty gives 9 knts.
This vessel is partly fitted out but the conversion has not been completed even though the vessel is in use. The original after accommodation has been retained with 7 berths, access from the wheel-house. In front of the wheel-house is a deck cabin with settee berth & galley with gas cooker & sink. Forward of this is the owners cabin, joinery not completed. Access from deck hatch midships to the main hold, not yet fitted out. Good head-room all through. Domestic gravity flush with a bucket toilet in deck accessed compartment.
A big boat in reasonable condition, ready for a passage with what appears to be a good engine.