Seafarer

Seafarer

Member Type: 

Classic

Boat Name: 

Seafarer

Year: 

1926

Length: 

56'

Breadth: 

11.5’

Draft: 

4.5’

Builder: 

Lake Washington Shipyard

Place of Build: 

Seattle

Official Number: 

225708

Gross Tons: 

27

Designer: 

John Winslow

Owner: 

Bob & Jill Cofer

Fleet: 

  • Pacific Northwest

Home Port: 

Squalicum Marina, Bellingham

Info: 

1926 Lake Washington Shipyard Bridge Deck Cruiser. Seafarer is 56' long and went through a complete professional restoration in 2007. Her hull is solidly built of Alaska cedar and the house and decks are all teak. All the stanchions, cleats, and anchor winch are bronze.The extensive restoration included all new wiring and a new 8kw Northern Lights generator. Most recent upgrades include a new propeller shaft, cutless bearing and support bearing, (2010). The hull was  re-fastened on the lowest three planks on each side of the keel and hydraulic steering was installed, (2011). The single main engine is a diesel GMC 6-V71 which easily pushes her along at 10kts while sipping 3-4 gal of fuel per hour.

Hull Const: 

1 1/2” Cedar Planking
2” x 2” Oak Frames 9” on center
Mahogany and Teak planking on house

Engine Info: 

6-71 Gray Marine
Higgins type Crash Box
1800 rpm at 8 kts

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