TERPSICHORE

£6,500

A 1954 HILLYARD MASTHEAD CUTTER SIX-TONNER, designed and built by David Hillyard of Littlehampton, West Sussex”

SOLD

Boat Details

Overall Length: 27ft 9ins
Waterline: 24ft
Beam: 8ft 3ins
Draught: 4ft 3ins
Displacement: 6.09 Reg. Tons
Engine: 20hp Beta Diesel
Berths: 4
Sail: Cutter Rig
Designer: David Hillyard
Builder: Hillyards of Littlehampton
Year Built: 1954
Location: Kent

HISTORY & DESCRIPTION:

HILLYARD, Aft Cockpit Mast Head Cutter “TERPSICHORE”

LOD…. 27’09”
BUILT….1954.
OFF No….186381.
REG TONS…. 6.09.

CONSTRUCTION. …MAHOGANY on ROCK ELM / OAK, COPPER / IRON FASTENED, PINE PLANKED SHEATHED DECK,
KEEL….CAST IRON LONG KEEL.
RIG….MAST HEAD CUTTER, DECK STEEPED SINGLE SPREADER, SPRUCE SPARS.
ENGINE …BETA BD722, 3CYL INDIRECT MARINE DIESEL. RATED @ 20 BHP @ 3600 RPM

The vessel is a Hillyard, 6 Ton class, double ender, yacht, built of mahogany by Hillyard’s in1954. Tan sails white hull with blue boot line. 4 Full berths, heads ( Rheinstrom), spirit stove cabin has both electric and oil lighting, table, cooker and sink, chart table with chart storage under, clock barometers etc.

Nav and Radio Electrical Equipment
Depth Sounder and log. (Clipper)
Navtex (Clipper)
Cockpit Repeater.
GPS
Wind Direction & Speed (Clipper)
Raymarine Chart Plotter
VHF Radio
3 Batteries with Battery condition readout.
Standing rigging:
Double Lowers:  6mm 1 x 19.
Cap shrouds:  6mm 1×19.
Back stay:  6mm 1 x 19.
Fore stay:  6mm 1 x 19
Inner Fore stay:  6mm 1 x 19
Bob stay:  5mm 1 x 19
Bob stay shrouds:  4mm 7 x 7
Guard wires: 4mm 1 x 19 (plastic coated).
Jack stays: Nylon 25mm webbing & 6mm 1 x 19.
The sails new 2005.  Washed and repaired 2012/13.
Main:  Slab reefing.
Furling Jib:
Furling Staysail:
Twin Furlex 100-S headsail furling gears are fitted for jib & stay sail.
Anchors, Chains, Warps, Sheets, Halyards all in good order.
Full Winter Cover.

Lying: Medway
Guide: SOLD
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