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    • Rossiter’s
    • Rossiter’s  for sale in United Kingdom
    • Rossiter’s  for sale
    • Rossiter’s

    Price Details

    Price: £3,950 GBP
    Location: Heybridge, Essex UK
    Make: Rossiter’s
    Year: 1956
    Condition: requires cosmetics, engine needs servicing.
    Category: Sail
    Class: Antique and Classics
    Keel Type: Dagger board, Keel


    Rossiter’s Purbrook Heron, 23ft Bermudan Sloop. Flush decks forward creates more accommodation space below. Small doghouse with sliding hatch.
    Long keel with drop centre plate. Canoe stern, tiller steering from a well sized open deep aft open cockpit.
    Decks are epoxy sheathed and painted.
    She offers 2-3 berths, toilet and galley facilities.
    Auxiliary 9hp Yanmer diesel engine.
    Oak and mahogany carvel construction.
    In need of some cosmetics and TLC


    Nominal Length: 7.09 m
    Length Overall: 6.78 m
    Length At Water Line: 5.79 m


    Beam: 2.29 m
    Draft: 1.63 m
    Max Draft: 1.63 m
    Keel Up: 0.91 m
    Keel Down: 1.63 m


    Fuel Tank Capacity: 3 gallons
    Displacement: 3.00 tonnes
    Engine Power: 9
    Number of Engines: 1


    Berths: 3
    Cabins: 1
    Heads: 1


    Builder: Rossiter
    Designer: Rossiter
    Boat Name: Heron


    Hull Material: Wood
    Hull Design: Displacement


    Engine Model: Yanmar 1 GM10
    Fuel Type: diesel
    Engine Description: Yanmar 1 GM10, 9hp single cylinder diesel engine.

    Raw water cooled
    Flexible mounts
    16inch twin bladed propeller
    stainless steel shaft, flexible R&D shaft coupling.
    Engine Transmission Description: Shaft drive

    Carvel planked. Oak frames, stem and stern post, all copper nails and roves. Oak floors. Mahogany planked, cotton caulked and soft putty.Keel hung rudder with cut out for the propeller. Cast iron external ballast keel fitted with a steel centreplate operated from a bronze steel rope drum.
    Oak and pine deck beams, oak knees
    Decks sheathed with cloth epoxied and painted.
    Hatch in the fore deck. Sliding hatch in the dog house to the accommodation.

    One open cabin fitted out with mahogany joinery. It is simple but attractive.
    plain wooden cabin sole boards.
    Headroom in cabin of 4’8″ to 5ft 3ins in the dog house.
    Hull side white painted ,two opposing settee berth bunks , pipe cot in the fore peak with Baby Blake sea toilet. There are some berth cushions but reported to be tatty in need of recovering.
    Portable water carriers. Gas single burner.
    Equipment: Laminated tiller with an alloy extension.
    20lb CQR anchor with chain
    Laminated wooden boom crutch
    Canvas fitted cockpit cover
    warps and fenders
    Bombard inflatable dinghy which has no oars!

    Laminated spruce mast keel stepped with twin spreaders.

    Fractional Bermudan rig.
    2 x Barton halyard winches
    Pine roller boom
    Slab reefing in the Tan main sail made by Gowen’s, white fore sail and tan jib ( New 2009)
    Stainless standing rigging, running backstays. Rigging replaced 2008-9
    Terylene running rigging.
    Navigation Equipment: Navigation lights
    Autohelm depth sounder
    Icom M56 VHF radio
    Target log and speed
    ships bell
    Clock and barometer
    Safety Equipment: handrails fitted to coach roof.
    Galvanized pull pit on the bow.
    Horseshoe lifebuoy
    2 x fire extinguishers.
    £ 3,950
    Year built:1956
    Length (m):6.78
    Beam (m):2.29
    Draft (m):1.63
    Engine manufacturer:yanmar 1 gm10
    HP:9 hp
    Fuel Capacity:3 gallons
    No. of berths:3

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