Bruce Roberts Norwest 34

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Bruce Roberts Norwest 34 - Details

Built on the Wirral alongside Les Powles Norwest 34 "Solitaire" in which he sailed around the world as detailed in his book "Hands Open"

The vessel is in need of some cosmetic restoration to bring her back to her best, and this is reflected in the price.

The engine has recently been professionally overhauled.

She comes with a comprehensive inventory including a steel storage cradle.

The Perkins Perama 29hp diesel was installed in 1992.


Hull : GRP
Year : 1973
Berths : 7
LOA : 33' 6" (10.2m)
LWL : 24' 3" (7.4m)
Beam : 10' 2" (3.1m)
Draft : 5' 10" (1.8m)
Displacement : 12320lbs
Ballast : 9000lbs
Keel : Fin
Rig : Bermudan
Engine Type : Perkins 29hp
Engine : Inboard diesel
Fuel : Diesel
Fuel Capacity : 20gal
Water : 40gal
Location : North Wales


A total of seven berths in two cabins, With a V berth with infill in the fore cabin, the starboard side settee berth will convert to a double with a pilot berth above and another settee berth on the port side of the saloon.There is a quarter berth situated on the starboard side aft.
A separate heads compartment is situated on the port side with a wash basin opposite
on the starboard side. The owner has a table for the saloon at home.


"2 Burner Flavel gas cooker with oven and grill,sink with pressurised water supply.


Main-(Macwilliams), Furling Genoa no1 (North), Furlig Genoa no 2, Light weight genoa, Working Jib, Storm Jib, Cruising Chute,


Autohelm, Log speed and depth, VHF, Autohelm 3000, Autohelm St 3000 wheeldrive autopilot, Furuno GPS colour plotter.

Electrical System:

3x12v batteries, one dedicated to the windlass.


Spinnaker pole and gear, Tender

Additional Info:

It is recommended that all the running rigging should be replaced. The deck area also is in need of repainting.

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Listing started in September 2013

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