1993 Wilson Flyer 24

Classic British grp angling launch with Mercruiser 636 180hp diesel engine with roadworthy trailer at Douglas Boatyard, Hesketh Bank PR4 6RR.

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First Plaice October 2020

Overall Length: 23ft 11in 7,3m Beam: 8ft 2in 2,5m

Displacement: 2100kg Draught: [minimum] 2ft 4in 0,7m

Displacement: 2100kg Designer: Brian Wilson.

Built by Wilson at Bedhampton, Sussex, England, circa 1993.

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Hull: Cathedral hull in white grp with planing underwater profile, gelcoat finish, two single berths in fully-enclosed and heated cabin with open cockpit for at least ten fishermen. Good sea-keeping hull, professionally-maintained at Douglas boatyard in recent years. Stainless steel guard rails on bow, transom and gunwales. Hard racing antifouling applied before storage ashore in March 2019.

Engine: Mercruiser 636 180 horsepower turbo-charged 6-cylinder diesel [BMW Marine D636-D219 133KW] with charge air cooling, smooth running and low vibration from in-line cylinders and good torque and flexibility from turbocharging. Twin-circuit cooling resists corrosion. Serviced before storage in March 2019. Mercruiser outdrive with 3-bladed propeller to deliver 30 knots.

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Navigation equipment: Compass, Garmin Fishfinder, electric horns, VHF radio with two aerials, Garmin radar and global positioning, radar reflector, LED navigation lights, anchor light, remote-controlled spotlight, Garmin 7408 MFD GPSMAP 7408 chartplotter with 8-inch multi-touch widescreen display and 10Hz internal GPS, updating position and heading ten times per second with built-in wi-fi connectivity. Garmin reverse-image deck camera.

Deck gear: Anchor with chain and warp, mooring warps and fenders.

Safety Equipment: Electric bilge pump, two fire extinguishers.

Accommodation: Diesel-fuelled warm air heating. Two single berths in forward cabin below wheelhouse.

First Plaice, September 2020

First Plaice, September 2020

First Plaice, October 2020

The owner of FIRST PLAICE is selling due to ill health. His professionally serviced and maintained launch has been stored ashore since March 2019 on a road-worthy two-axle trailer at Douglas Boatyard, Becconsall Lane, Hesketh Bank, near Preston PR4 6RR on the tidal River Asland just a few minutes from the lock to the Rufford Branch of the Leeds and Liverpool Canal. She is "V.A.T. paid" in free EU circulation.

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GBP 10,600.00

Coburg Yacht Brokers
Douglas Boatyard, Becconsall Lane
Hesketh Bank, Preston, Lancashire, England. PR4 6RR
Tel: 01254 705225
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Please note: in this case we are acting as brokers only. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. Particulars do not constitute a term of any contract. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and, where appropriate, at his own expense employ a qualified marine surveyor to undertake a survey and, if necessary, to undertake an engine test. Offered for sale subject to being unsold.