This is where we publish our boat related stories and articles, which range from world circumnavigation to rescue missions, humour and much, much more. So make yourself a coffee and settle yourself down to a good read.
Every so often I have the privilege and pleasure to list a special vessel on brokerage.
Wow! What a great price for this Formula PC Express!
Boatshed Brixham are delighted to offer for sale an exceptional Redbay Stormforce 11.
If you love Moody, Bavaria, Jeanneau or Beneteau sail boats then this love affair could be doing the world an ecological favour. If your boat is powered by wind energy you can be proud that your boating is an earth-friendly eco-activity. You will of course use fuel when there is no wind, when heading into the wind or when navigating narrow channels but your sail boat will use far less fuel than a powerboat.
A new year and new challenges.
Back in 1946 boat builders J&G Forbes of Sandhaven in Scotland built a sturdy 53’ fishing vessel named Capella. She was taken south to work the fishing grounds off the Devon and Cornish coasts. Many years later she was converted to a SCUBA diving vessel but when the business fell on hard times she was purchased by a new owner in 1994 who fell in love with her and decided to spend the next few years and quite a few pennies restoring and converting her to a lovely live-aboard motor cruiser, now named McAlister.
Boatshed Brixham are delighted to offer for sale a well-presented Jeanneau 40DS. The 40DS, like her slightly larger 43DS, is extremely spacious and the three cabin and two heads layout makes excellent use of space especially for the larger family where the children for example, might prefer their own cabin.
Waterline Boats / Boatshed Seattle is pleased to offer 15 vessels in the 2013 January Auction – BoatBid.com catalog.
An article in this months Cruising World (page 62) titled “Simply Indispensible” by John & Wendy Clarke reviews what they deem as indispensible sailboat options. This blue water cruiser Helmsman 47 cruising yacht listed by International Yacht Brokers Boatshed Newport has 8.5 out of the 10 options featured in this article.
Now is the time
If one of your resolutions is to finally get that boat you’ve been dreaming and scheming about then we have some great opportunities for you here at Boatshed Essex.
Despite the recession and the weather, boats are still selling.
Are you confused by Facebook? So am I sometimes. It took me ages to figure out that when you look at your home feed it usually chooses ‘top stories’ for you, instead of the most recent ones. Now I usually select ‘most recent’ myself.
We have over 35 quality boats under the hammer later this month. The catalogue is live and you can start bidding on January 21st.
Waterline Boats / Boatshed Seattle Wishes You A Happy & Lucky 2013!
International Yacht Brokers Boatshed Newport writing to remember the tall ship HMS Bounty lost in Hurricane Sandy.
We now have nearly 9000 customers registered with Boatshed Grand Union and Boatshed worldwide has over 496,300 registered customers. Boatshed.com has over 50 locations world-wide, more than 100 Boatshed Brokers working to sell your boat and over 1000 Boats were sold in 2012.
Our Ranger Tugs sold but we have another beautiful 2010 Ranger Tugs R-29! Like other in-demand Ranger Tugs this R-29 includes phenomenal all-around visibility from the helm, a comfortable master stateroom, sizable head/shower, private guest cabin, large functional cockpit and topside storage. What makes this R-29 stand out from other 2010 Ranger Tugs is its extensive equipment list, designer interior appointments, diesel-fired cabin heat, yacht-class dinghy/davit system, custom hull color and superb condition!
International yacht brokers, Boatshed Newport signing in to tell you about this fantastic value offering. This commercial passenger ferry was custom-built at the cost of approximately two million dollars.
Boatshed Brixham are delighted to offer for sale a Jeanneau Merry Fisher 695. These are really great boats and are perfectly suited to family cruising, fishing or just pure enjoyment. Visiting this example on a fine sunny day it was clear to see why the Merry Fishers are so well liked. The deep safe cockpit, and a well laid out wheelhouse with seating for two at the helm makes these boats ideal for day trips or even weekending. Forward are the enclosed heads with double berth to starboard and single to port. This 695 is one owner from new and has been maintained by Volvo main dealers. Appointments to view can be booked in advance 6-days a week directly with Paul Singer your Boatshed Brixham and Boatshed Dartmouth broker.