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"Eala Bhan", Gaff Ketch Motorsailer - Withdrawn

Eala Bhan

Eala Bhan, Gaff Ketch Motorsailer

Withdrawn -believed abandoned - Owner  please contact me.

Eala Bhan (Gaelic for 'white swan') is a 50-ton traditional wooden herring drifter built Larch on Oak by Richard Irvin & Sons of Peterhead in 1961. She fished the seas around the Outer Hebrides for over 30 years and was then converted to take passengers.

 Mechanical propulsion is by Gardner 8L3B 200hp diesel engine. She has around 1,200 miles range under engine. She also has a 5KVA Diesel generator.

She offers up to 18 berths in 6 cabins and has two heads / showers. There is central heating throughout, a bar, library and a new galley.

Approximate Dimensions

Length Overall  83ft 25.3m
Length on Deck  67ft 20.42m
Waterline Length  65ft 19.81m
Beam  19ft 6ins 5.94m
Draft  9ft 2.74m
Displacement  50+ tons



[Eala Bhan]
For further details or to arrange to view, please contact Adrian  Espin at: - Astonbury Marine Services 
19 Colne Road, Brightlingsea, Essex, CO7 0DL  Tel: 01206 305 996  or +44 1206 305 996
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