42' Philbrooks Trawler
Listing No. 5243
Built in 1975 for the Federal Fisheries & Oceans Post Class Patrol research division. Used as a test Fisheries vessel from 1975 to approximately 2000. Declared surplus she sat on the hard and was refitted for future inspections, but was never launched. Some 15 years later the current owner purchased this vessel and has been travelling ever since. This is an exceptional go anywhere boat with a cruising range of 1000-1400 miles. Fuel consumption 1.6 to 1.8 gals per hour at 7 to 8 knots. Proper ship’s galley and well designed control console. New 4000 watt inventor, 3 deep freezers, 12 volt cooler. Offshore outriggers and full fishing gear. Must be seen to be appreciated.