Folksong 25

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Folksong 25 - Details

The Folksong was originally designed by Eric Berquist, the Folksong is very similar in hull form to the world famous Folkboat.

Based on the lines of The Swedish Folkboat,The Folksong embodies the three principle virtues of the true classic boat, ie Looks, Performance and economy.

She was Launched in 1984 from mouldings made in 1981 and completed by the present owner.

This yacht is a good example of the Folksong type and is in excellent order.

The hull was gelshielded in 2008.

The owner has looked after this boat and kept it upgraded to a high standard.
Fast and safe with a 6 knot maximum cruising speed.


Specs:

Hull : GRP
Year : 1981
Berths : 3
LOA : 25' 3" (7.7m)
LWL : 21' 0" (6.4m)
Beam : 7' 3" (2.2m)
Draft : 4' 0" (1.2m)
Displacement : 5040lbs
Keel : Long
Rig : Bermudan
Engine Type : Dolphin 12 HP
Engine : Inboard petrol two stroke
Fuel : Petrol/oil
Fuel Capacity : 2 gallons
Water : 120ltr
Location : North West




Accommodation:

Two/three berths in two cabins. Good sitting headroom with standing headroom in galley.


Galley:

Two burner Origo spirit stove, fresh water pump


Sails:

Main Rockall good,
Genoa Rockall good,
Storm jib Jeckells good.


Instruments:

Nasa Clipper Duet log/depth, New navman VHF dsc, Contest 101 compass and cover.


Electrical System:

Solar panel, 2x12v batteries


Equipment:

Ball & cone, Horsehoe L Buoy, Autopilot, outboard engine bracket, Jabsco electric bilge pump.
Spare engine and electrical panel.


Additional Info:

Stored ashore in Lytham


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Visited and photographed by Western Horizon Yachts, North West region
Listing started in August 2009

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