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1979 80′ x 18′ x 6′ US Navy Yard Patrol Craft / Research Vessel

New Price: $350,000 USD

  • GRT: 66 tons
  • Documented vessel with Oceanographic Research Vessel Letter from USCG (good until 2024)
  • Wooden hull, aluminum superstructure
  • Hull has copper sheeting and a steel worm shoe the whole length of the keel
  • Cruising speed: 14 knots
  • Powered by: twin 12 V 71 Detroits, 400 hp x 2
  • Ser #: port 12VAO5684D, stbd 12VAO56687
  • Hours: port 1428.81, stbd 1430.92
  • Gear: Twin Disc 2:1 ser# 3G3354
  • Shaft size: 2 1/2″
  • Props: (2) 3 blade bronze Michigan wheels
  • Headroom: wheelhouse 7′, galley/cabin 7′, engine room 7′
  • Built by Peterson Builders, Sturgeon Bay, WI
  • Last survey: 2017
  • Gensets: 50kW Detroit, 6kW Northern Lights
  • Electronics: 2 VHF (Standard Horizon, West Marine), GPS (Garmin), Radar (ICOM), Depthsounder (Furuno) Compass (Danforth Constellation), Auto Pilot (Simrad), stereo, hailer, weather station
  • Steering: Hydraulic
  • Winches: Ideal windlass, SK A-frame, Sea Mack to winch
  • Furnace: Armstrong diesel furnace
  • Fuel capacity: 2100 gal
  • Fuel consumption: 10 gph @ 10 knots
  • Fresh water capacity: 640 gal
  • Holding tank capacity: 160 gal
  • Safety equipment includes 36 pfd, life raft, alarms
  • Accommodations: 8 crew quarters/2 capt quarters, head, full galley
  • Additional: 3 marine AC units, 4 batteries, La marche battery charer, 2 navy anchors w/ 600′ of anchor chain, 1200 gal of diesel fuel, swim platform, side scan sonar, signal flags
  • Located in Tennessee

Details are deemed to be correct but are not guaranteed and should be independently verified

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1960 127′ x 28′ x 10′ Steel Converted Ex CCG Vessel/Liveaboard Yacht

Price: $249,900 CDN – Reasonable Offers Will Be Considered

  • Has been used as a training, expedition, research vessel
  • Has been used in fresh water since 1985
  • Presently registered as pleasure craft
  • Ice strengthened hull (Class II ice breaker)
  • Gross tonnage: 390
  • Net tonnage: 155
  • Twin Fairbanks Morse engines – 640 HP each
  • Propellers: 6′ x6′
  • Cruising speed:9.5 knots
  • Fuel consumption: approx 40 gal per hour
  • (2) Westing house generators & motors – 500 hp
  • (3) Cummins 75KW gensets
  • Fuel capacity:14,000 gal
  • Navigation equipment:
  • (3) VHF Radios, GPS, (3) Radar (1 working)
  • Direction Finder, Depth Sounder, (2) magnetic (2) gyro compasses
  • Accommodations:Sleeps 28 to 30
  • Fresh water capacity: 8,000 gal
  • Holding tank capacity:1,200 gal
  • Furnace: New oil fired Slant Fin steam boiler (keeps the boat warm even in the winter)
  • Located in Ontario


  • Crew 6 cabins: 1 single, 3 upper lowers, 2 with 2 upper lowers (1 has a conversion to another   upper lower), equal  total 15 (15+2= 17)
  • Aft lower deck 1 upper lower total 2
  • Main deck 7 cabins

Note: the deck layout is not to scale and does not include lockers, steering flat, etc. (A galley. B walk-in cooler, D&E Heads, 1 head between cabin 3 and 6. 1-28 are cabins)

Details are deemed to be correct but are not guaranteed and should be independently verified.

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1980 19.05m x 6m x 1.35m Steel Ex CCG Buoy Tender

 Built by Canadian Dredge & Dock Co.,Kingston, Ontario

Class Voyage: Inland Waters II

Taken out of service in 2010

  • Length (LOA): 19.05m
  •  Breadth: 6m
  •  Depth (moulded): 1.71m
  •  Draft: 1.35m
  •  GRT: 79.78 tons
  •  NRT: 33.34 tons
  •  Freeboard: 1m
  •  Cruising range: 2000 nautical miles
  •  Endurance: 10 days
  •  Cruising speed: 10 knots
  •  Fuel capacity: 20 m3
  •  Fresh water capacity: 6.2 m3
  •  Fuel Consumption: 0.3 m3 per day

Navigation/Communication Equipment:

  • 1 x AutoPilot – ComNav Marine 2001
  •  1 x Digital Gyro Navigation 24V DC
  • 1 x Compass Ritchie Binnacle 6″
  • 1 x Compass Repeater, Anschutz Repeater
  • 1 x Echo Sounder Skipper GDS101
  • Sperry Marine Bridge Master E Radar Unit
  • AIS: Saab AIS GPS/DGPS Units
  • Sailor VHF/Radio Telephone/FM Units
  • Westinghouse satelite telephone units
  • Avo Intercom with auto-hailing to all compartments and decks
  •  Other Radio: United Security Products, security system wit  auto-voice/pager dialing

Propulsion and Steering:

  •  2 x Cummins NT855 Marine Engines – 189 KW each
  •  2 xTwin Disc Transmissions – Model 4G5114SC
  • Wagner Model 250-1300 hydraulic power steering controls
  • Wagner Model 250-1300 steering gear


  •    2 xCAT 304 gen sets – 63KW, 240 VAC, 60hz

Deck/ Towing Equipment:

  •  1 xHIAB Sea Crane 200 – lift capacity: 9,100 kg
  •  1 xManual crane arm boom with Lewmar 40 2 speed electric winch  – lift capacity: 900 kg

  Auxillary Systems:

  •   Fuel System, Lube Oil System, Air Compressor, Cooling System
  • Bilge System, Firefighting System, Sanitary System, Hydraulic System
  • Domestic Water System, Accommodation HVAC System

Safety Equipment:

  •   Fixed CO@ fire fighting system
  • Portable dry chemical fire extinguishers
  • Breathing apparatus equipment
  • Emergency immersion suits

Living Spaces / Accommodations

  • 3 xsmall staterooms with sleeping accommodations for five persons
  •  Galley, mess and lavatory facilities

Located in Ontario, Canada

Price: $499,000 CDN

Details are deemed to be correct but are not guaranteed and should be independently verified.

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File No.S2047


1959 107′ x 26′ x 11′
Steel Fully Converted Ex Lightship/Liveaboard & Office Accommodations –  No Engine Room

Engine has been removed

 Unique opportunity to purchase a fully Converted ex Lightship with possible use as Restaurant,Marina Offices and Clubhouse, Museum Unit , Office Accommodation, Shop or NightClub. AND WITH a 4 Bedroom Home all tastefully fitted out and in excellent condition, with Central Heating throughout. This boat  will stand out wherever she is moored and bean outstanding centre of interest..

This boat is currently housing a Centre for Complimentary Healthcare and offers various treatments. It also houses the a Buddhist Centre and offers accommodation for the owners.

This boat is unique since:
• One of the very rare lightships with a Fresnel lens system in th elight-tower. (very common for light-houses, not for light-ships)
• The foghorn design is only used on 2 ships worldwide
• The life-boat: one of the first fibre-glass life-boats ever built.

Built in 1958 in Beverley near Hull for the Humber Conservancy Board.

The ship was carefully converted and restored over three years to accommodate the business and was done to the highest standards, but trying to preserve the historic feel of the ship.
Most of the top-side areas are insulated with 10cm foam and an additional 6cm wool insulation.

There are 4 bedrooms, almost completely intact with teak bunk beds, desks and seating. The main bedroom was created from 2 original cabins and can easily accommodate alarge double-bed. All bedrooms have a variety of storage cabinets and have traditionally looking CH radiators installed. Bedroom-1 has  a telephone and TV connection.
Approximate sizes:
Bedroom-1 5.3m* 3m
Bedroom-2 2.6m*2.5m
Bedroom-3 2.6m*2.3m
Bedroom-4 2.6m*2.3m

This very unique room has a large double-bathtub with jets.
A separate shower unit, a large sink and a WC compliment this bathroom. The tub and basin have antique brass valves and the shower has a thermostatic valve installed.
There is a variety of hidden storage available and an extraction fan. The bathroom is heated by a towel-radiator and a convection heater connected to theCH system.
Approximate sizes: 4.7m*3.7m

Storage rooms:
There are two storage rooms. Storage room-1 houses the original food-storagecabinets and also accommodates the washing machine and tumble dryer. This roommeasures approx 2.6m*2.3m. The 2nd storage room can be used as a large walk-inshower (all installed) and measures approx 1.9m*1.5M
Both rooms have traditionally looking CH radiators installed

This nicely converted room has a WC and hand-basin. It also has an extraction fan. A traditionally looking CH radiator is installed for heating. Approximate size: 1.7m*1.8m

Living room:
This spacious room has access to the aft deck and has both traditionally looking CH radiators and a solid-fuel stove installed. It provides access tothe bedrooms via a staircase. It has a telephone, TV and CAT5 network connection.
Approximate size: 5m*5m

This area is completely re-fitted with custom made teak cabinets and a Corian worktop. A modern induction hob, a large stainless-steel sink and a separate vegetable washing basin with food mace rator complete the worktop area. There are several electrical sockets. The kitchen has build-in appliances like a dishwasher, fridge, separate freezer and electrical oven/grill combination.Approximate size: 2.8m*2.5m

This area provides access to the living-room, galley, cloak-room, radio-room,shop, boiler-room, and a separate top-landing to the training-room staircase.There is also access to the deck by means of two doors on both port- and star-port. The hall has the control units for the intruder-alarm and fire-alarm systems.
Inside a cabinet is the ship’s telephone exchange and modem/router. A steep ladder provides access to the light-tower.


Treatment rooms:
At the front of the ship, three treatment rooms and a hallway have been created. These rooms have solid oak cabinets with embedded sinks (cold and warm water)

Approximate sizes:
Treatment room 1 is 2.9m*4.2m
Treatment room 2 is 2.95m*3.95m
Treatment room 3 is 3.10m*3.20m

The hall also provides access to a large storage area below the treatmentrooms. Size approx 6m*6m This storage room also accommodates the CCTV recordingsystem and has a CAT5 and telephone connection.
The treatment rooms, hall and storage area have traditionally looking CHradiators installed.

Training room:
This multi-purpose room is approx. 8m*7.8m and has plenty storage cabinets a teach side. The room benefits from a CH fed floor heating system. A CAT5 network cable is installed. A big fan is installed in the ceiling that can be used for extraction or to provide fresh air into the room.

Boiler room:
This area has two levels of approx. 4.6m*2.6m each. The upper level is a workshop area with work-bench, the lower level houses the boiler and hot-water cylinder.There is plenty storage area on both levels. This area also houses the main electrical distribution panels.

There is plenty of deck area, both on the main deck and on top of thesuper-structure. Some of this is used as seating area for the café, about 55m2on the aft deck and an additional 25m2 on top of the superstructure. This areacan be extended to other deck areas. Wooden tables and seats are installed toaccommodate the customers with a unique view on the canal and surroundings

The light is completely restored and has a working revolving lens (!!) system,attracting many visitors to the lightship. Access to the tower is by means of an enclosed ladder from the hallway.

This area’s restoration is in progress and has the original steering wheel,compass holder and brass clock-work for the fog-horn which is installed on top of the wheel-house. A large air-receiver on deck in front of the wheelhouse can be used to sound the foghorn manually. The sides of the wheelhouse have beenc ompletely re-plated and the windows modified to prevent water ingress. A door to the deck and a hatch to the hall below provides for access.

Office /Radio-room
This room is almost completely authentic and is currently used as office space.There is a nice couch and plenty of storage cabinets. Many features include theold key-locker and fuse boxes. The office has a wired CAT5 network connectionand an additional CCTV monitor. A telephone connection is installed as well.Approximate sizes: 3.7m*2.2m

Recreational Facilities (Toys)

 Shop area
This area has got modern shop fittings with plenty of display and storagespace. It provides access via a concealed staircase to the hall of thetreatment rooms below. The shop measures approx 5.8m*4.4m and is wellinsulated. It has 3 CH radiators and a CAT5 network connection. A CCTV monitoris installed to keep an eye on the activities on the ship. A telephoneconnection is installed as well. The shop has a double door (teak) to the portside and an emergency door to the star-board deck. Approximate size of theshop: 5.8m*4.4m

Ready to be towed anywhere

 Located In the UK

Price: €675,000 Euro



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File #DimensionsDescriptionLocationPrice
127' x 28' x 10'1960 Steel Converted Ex CCG Vessel/Liveaboard Yacht
Has been used as a training, expedition, research vessel
Has been in fresh water since
Has been converted for private use
Ice strengthened hull
Gross tonnage: 390
Net tonnage: 155
Twin Fairbanks Morse engines - 640 hp
Cruising speed: 9.5 knots
(2) Westinghouse generators & motors - 500 hp
(3) Cummins 75KW ea
Fuel capacity: 14,000 gal
Accommodations: Sleeps 28
Ontario$249,900 CDN
Reasonable Offers will be Considered
107' x 26' x 11'1959 Fully Converted Ex Lightship
No engine room
Fully converted with a 4 bedroom apartment
at one end- shop, offices at the other end.
Could be used as restaurant, night club
offices, marina office and club house
Fog horn and light are working
Ready to tow anywhere
Please see listing for photos and full
United Kingdom€675,000
S204880' x 18' x 6'1979 US Navy Yard Patrol Craft / Research Vessel, Twin 12V71 Detroits, loaded with accommodations, electronics and many extras!Tennessee$350,000 USD
19.05m x 6m x 1.35m1980 Steel EX CCGS Buoy Tender
GRT: 79.78 tons
NRT: 33.34 tons
Engines: (2) NT855-M2 - 189 KW each
Transmissions: (2) Twin Disc 4G5114SC
Generators: (2) CAT 3304 = 53KW
Hiab Sea Crane 200- lift cap. 9,100 kg
Manual crane arm boom - lift cap. 900 kg
Accommodations for 5
Galley, mess and lavatory facilities
Ontario$499,000 CDN

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