Inner Harbour Pilot Boat

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Lot 6
Inner Harbour Pilot Boat

Sold for £ 2,300 (US$ 3,160) inc. premium
Inner Harbour Pilot Boat
Length overall: 11' 3" (3.429m)
Beam: 4' 2" (1.27m)
Draft: 11" (0.279m)

Footnotes

  • The vessel offered here - Pilot One - is an inner harbour pilot boat built in the early years of the 20th Century and completely restored by Artisan Boatworks of Rockport, Maine in 2011/2012. It is of plank-on-frame, lap-strake construction, with frames, stringers, and planking, a hard chine at the maximum beam waterline, and a slight counter to the stern. The hull is painted white, with a bright finished deck, cockpit, and stern. Fittings include a bow cleat, mast partners and step, shroud plates, turning blocks for the main halyard, splash rail with built-up coaming, centre board trunk, floorboards, centre thwart, seats, centre board, rudder, mast with standing and running rigging, sail, and mainsheet. The current vendor purchased the boat at Bonhams' sale of the Seamen's Church Institute Collection of Maritime Paintings and Decorative Arts in New York in May 2011 (Lot 2120). Pilot One is fully equipped, including rigging and sail, and comes complete with its own trailer and a fitted cradle for storage/transportation.

Saleroom notices

  • Please note that the photographs and description in the printed catalogue were taken before the boat's restoration. In that restoration changes to the deck made in the 1980s were reversed to bring the boat closer to its original specification. Current photographs are now on the website. Also please note that comes with a single sail and no rudder.
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