1964. A classic GRP long keel Elizabethan 29, much recent improvement including NEW DIESEL 2019, recent battery, new mainsail in 2014, new genoa in 2019, standing rigging renewed in 2018, MIKUNI HEATING fitted in 2017 and much more!
1964. GRP construction with long keel, aft cockpit, keel hung rudder with tiller steering, white painted topsides and superstructure, bermudan sloop rig and 4 berth interior with around 5'9" headroom.
Designed by C. R. Holman for Peter Webster Ltd of Lymington.
LOA 29' 0"
Sail Area 320 sq ft approx
LWL 20' 0"
Beam 7' 6"
Draft 4' 2"
Displacement 6,384 lbs
Ballast 2,800 lbs
Thorneycroft 15hp twin cylinder inboard diesel engine, installed new in 2019. Fresh water heat exchanger. 10 gallon stainless steel fuel tank. Aquadrive to shaft & new propeller 2020. Cruising speed under engine around 5 knots. Engine switch panel in cabin.
Alternator & solar panel charging to 2 x 65 Amp/hr 12v batteries (one new 2018).
Slab reefing mainsail (Crusader, 2014) with mainsail cover (2018). Plastimo genoa roller reefing system (2017). Furling No 1 Genoa (D Seadon 2019). Alloy mast and boom. Stainless steel standing rigging renewed in 2018.
Plastimo bulkhead compass (recent), Clipper BiData echo sounder and log (2016), Horizon 1700 DSC VHF radio (2016), Sony FM/AM and CD player with speakers, hand held GPS, radar reflector, clock, navigation lights, steaming light, tri-colour masthead light and anchor light.
Stainless steel pushpit, pulpit and guardwires, extra long stainless steel boarding ladder on transom, tiller steering, spinnaker pole, 2 x self tailing sheet winches, 2 a halyard winches to mast, outboard bracket on pushpit, 15lb Bruce main anchor with 30 metres of chain (chain new 2018), 15lb CQR kedge, mooring warps and 6 fenders.
Jackstay lifelines on side decks, danbuoy, lifebuoy (2019), 2 x lifejackets, 2 fire extinguishers, electric bilge pump (2019) and manual bilge pump.
Mikuni 2.2 Boost diesel hot air heating system (2017) with 2 vents in cabin. Her galley has a propane gas cooker with 2 burners and grill, various pots, pans, cutlery and crockery, water supply from approx 20g freshwater tank. Lavac marine toilet between forward cabin and saloon. Blue fabric upholstery, curtains.
4 berths in 2 cabins including 2 berths in the forward cabin and 2 single settee berths with lee cloths.
"Delfin" was purchased by her present owner in 2016. He then set about a program of refurbishment and improvement which has included new sails, rigging, sail cover, heating, new engine and much more. A survey was carried out for insurance purposes in 2018 with no recommendations made. Overall, she is a very good example of these pretty cruising yachts, ready for her next 50 years of service!