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1980 Bruno & Stillman 55' Gillnetter For Sale

$94,500
Stock #233014 -
Under Contract
Under Contract
$94,500

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1980 Bruno & Stillman 55 Gillnetter
1980 Bruno & Stillman 55 Gillnetter
1980 Bruno & Stillman 55 Gillnetter
1980 Bruno & Stillman 55 Gillnetter
1980 Bruno & Stillman 55 Gillnetter
1980 Bruno & Stillman 55 Gillnetter

Boat Details

Year:
1980
Type:
Commercial
Brand:
Bruno & Stillman
Category:
Combination/Combination Fishing
Model:
55' Gillnetter
Length (LOA):
48' 1"
Beam:
16' 2"
Draft:
102"
Trailer:
No
Stock #:
233014
Location:
New Bedford, Massachusetts
Status:
Under Contract
Generator:
Yes
Storage Status:
In the water††
Reason for Selling:
Moving towards retirement
Engine Details
Count:
1
Year:
1980
Brand:
Caterpillar
Model:
3406
Size:
275 hp
Hours:
1,879 (as of 2/25/2021)
Fuel Type:
Diesel
"Royal Lowell design with under 1900 hours on a Cat 3406 main!"

This 1980 Bruno & Stillman 55 Gillnetter is a design by the legendary Royal Lowell that is built to handle whatever you can throw at her. She features a cored fiberglass hull and a 275HP Caterpillar 3406 main Coupled with a Twin Disc 514, and a 2.5" stainless steel shaft, this Bruno steams along at ...more

1980 Bruno & Stillman 55 Gillnetter
1980 Bruno & Stillman 55 Gillnetter
1980 Bruno & Stillman 55 Gillnetter
1980 Bruno & Stillman 55 Gillnetter
1980 Bruno & Stillman 55 Gillnetter
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1980 Bruno & Stillman 55' Gillnetter Combination Fishing in New Bedford, Massachusetts

Stock #233014

This 1980 Bruno & Stillman 55 Gillnetter is a design by the legendary Royal Lowell that is built to handle whatever you can throw at her. She features a cored fiberglass hull and a 275HP Caterpillar 3406 main Coupled with a Twin Disc 514, and a 2.5" stainless steel shaft, this Bruno steams along at 9 knots while burning about 4 gallons per hour at 1400RPM. There is also a generous amount of space in the engine room to conduct any necessary maintenance.

In the wheelhouse, she contains a Robertson AP300X autopilot, a Furuno 48 mile radar and Furuno color sounder, 2 GPS units (1 Northstar and 1 Furuno), and 3 VHF radios.

Below deck, this Bruno is built with 3 insulated fish holds that can carry up to 40,000lbs of fish and on deck a 30 inch Crossley roller to recover your nets. She was also built with higher than standard rails for extra comfort and safety while at work.

This 1980 Bruno and Stillman is ready to start fishing today!

Information On Condition

This vessel has not been fished much in recent years and that is the reason for the lower engine hours.

According to the seller the boat was completely rewired in the 2003-2004 timeframe. The seller also states that the deck was resurfaced in 2015.

Approximate boat location: New Bedford, Massachusetts


We have several active listings for Mainship, Sea Ray, Albin, and Hatteras. If you're in the Boston, Providence, Cambridge, or Brockton areas, please use the form on this page to let me know what you're looking for and I'll get back with you today about any other combination fishing boat / longliner options we have locally that may meet your needs.

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Basic Details
Year:
1980
Type:
Commercial
Brand:
Bruno & Stillman
Category:
Combination/Combination Fishing
Model:
55' Gillnetter
Length (LOA):
48' 1"
Hours:
1,879
(as of 2/25/2021)
(estimated according to the seller)
Stock #:
233014
Location:
New Bedford, Massachusetts
Storage Status:
In the water ††
(as of 2/25/2021)
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
1
Year:
1980
Brand:
Caterpillar
Model:
3406
Hours:
1,879
(as of 2/25/2021)
(estimated according to the seller)
Size:
275 hp
Fuel Type:
Diesel
Fuel Tank:
400 gals
Cruising Speed:
10 mph
Maximum Speed:
12 mph
Fuel Consump.:
4 gals/hour @ Cruise
Drive Brand:
Twin Disc
Drive Model:
514
Drive Type:
Direct Drive
Config.:
Inboard
Engine Alarms:
Fuel Injected:
Rudder:
Throttle/shift: Mech:
Turbocharger:
Starting Type:
Electric
Number Of Eng Cylinders:
6
Bilge Pump:
3
Water Tanks:
200 Gallons
Number Of Fuel Tanks:
2
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
48' 1"
Beam:
16' 2"
Max. Draft:
102"
Weight:
40,000 lbs
NavigationalNav. Equipment
Compass:
GPS / Plotter:
Navigation Lights:
Radar Array:
Sounder:
VHF:
VHF Antenna:
Autopilot:
Robertson AP300X
Deck Features
Anchor:
Captain's Chair:
Cleats - Fixed:
Fish Hold:
Net Holder:
Non-skid Deck:
Prep Station:
Raw Water Washdown:
Sea Cocks:
Steering Wheel:
Safety EquipmentEquip.
Life Ring:
Liferaft:
Searchlight:
Spotlight:
ElectricalElec. Components
110v AC Outlets:
AC Electric Panel:
Battery Switch:
Circuit Breaker Panel:
Docking Lights:
Fuse Panel:
Hour Meter:
Oil Pressure Gauge:
Stereo:
Tachometer:
Volt Meter:
Water Temp Gauge:
Number Of Batteries:
2
Accommodations & Passengers
# Cabins:
1
Sleep. Capacity:
4
# Berths:
4
Water Capacity:
200 gals
Generator:
Yes
(Isuzu 12.5kW, 14,500 hours)
Air Conditioning:
No
Microwave:
Refrigerator:
Sink - Cabin:
Stove / Oven:
Cabin Lighting:
Cabinets:
Dinette:
Heat:
Bus And Electric
ConstructionConst. Features
Designer:
Royal Lowell
Hull Material:
Fiberglass
Hull Shape:
Displacement
Exterior Color:
Green/white
Bottom Paint Antifouling:
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