Designed by the now famous Ron Holland whilst he was working in the engineering dept of Morgan Yachts in St Petersburg Florida, Holland designed the Eygthene to compete for the IOR Quarter ton rule. The proto- type won the 1973 Quarter ton championships in Weymouth on her first outing.
This version was built in 1976 by Master Marine in Guernsey
The fin keel and ballast/displacement ratio of over 52% offers the Possibility to carry more sail
Her wide beam offers lots of room and stowage below decks.
In A second hand boat test which featured in the March 2003 issue of Yachting Monthly,she was said to be
"a delight to sail, very light on the helm and With razor sharp pointing ability".
|LOA||: 24' 0" (7.3m)|
|LWL||: 20' 6" (6.3m)|
|Beam||: 9' 8" (3m)|
|Draft||: 4' 7" (1.4m)|
|Rig||: Bermudan Sloop|
|Engine Type||: Yanmar 8hp|
|Engine||: Inboard Diesel|
|Fuel Capacity||: 20ltr|
In two cabins there is a total of five berths, there are two berths available in the fore cabin which also contains the heads.
In the main saloon there are a further three berths plus a table and a pull out chart table.
Gas stove and coolbox. S/Steel sink.
2x Main sails2x no 1 Genoas one only a year old.Working jib & spinnaker with snuffer
Depth sounder, wind speed/ direction,compass, log, autohelm, VHF, hand held gps,
12v 2x batteries.
GRP tender, storage cradle.Sprayhood, Sail cover and dodgers,Horse shoe life buoy, anchor with chain and warp.
Visited and photographed by Western Horizon Yachts, North West region
Listing started in June 2012
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