1924 Abeking & Rasmussen Concordia 61 For Sale

$55,600
$49,900
Stock #143672 -
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$49,900
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Boat Details

Year:
1924
Type:
Sail
Brand:
Abeking & Rasmussen
Category:
Ketch/Ketch Sailboat
Model:
Concordia 61
Length (LOA):
61' (18.59m)
Beam:
12' 6"
Draft:
89"
Trailer:
No
Stock #:
143672
Location:
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Status:
Available
Air Conditioning:
Yes
Reason for Selling:
downsizing
Sailboat Details
Sheet Winches:
Spinnaker:
Staysail:
Traveler:
Winches:
Main Sail:
Reefing Mainsail:
3 Point
Winches:
Mizzen Mast:
Backstay:
Boom:
Boom Vang:
Chain Plates:
Forestay:
Mast:
Whisker Pole:
2
"RASMUSSEN'S OWN PERSONAL BOAT!!!! 62HP MITSUBISHI DIESEL!!! LOTS OF LOVE LEFT!!!"

Designed and built for Henry Rasmussen by ABEKING & RASMUSSEN boat yard in Bremen, Germany, "Arktur" is a racing ketch built like a dreadnought battleship with riveted iron hull.

Henry Rasmussen named the boat Arktur after ther navigation star Arcturus.

Long and narrow, this ketch was...more

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1924 Abeking & Rasmussen Concordia 61 - #2
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1924 Abeking & Rasmussen Concordia 61 - #2

1924 Abeking & Rasmussen Concordia 61 Ketch Sailboat in Fort Lauderdale, Florida

Stock #143672

Designed and built for Henry Rasmussen by ABEKING & RASMUSSEN boat yard in Bremen, Germany, "Arktur" is a racing ketch built like a dreadnought battleship with riveted iron hull.

Henry Rasmussen named the boat Arktur after ther navigation star Arcturus.

Long and narrow, this ketch was built for speed. After winning an international regatta in Germany, Aktur crossed the Atlantic and spent much of it's life sailing the Great Lakes.

Arktur remained in Henry (Jimmy) Rasmussen's family for over 50 years.

Previous owner invested $250,000 to repair and refit the vessel.

New Johnson main and mizzen masts and booms, new cables, chainplates and standing rigging, a section of hull replaced. Iron Hill invased in fiberglass, auxiliary engine replaced, reconditioned the deck and cabin woodwork, and more.

In 2002 entire hull was cold molded in fiberglass, about 20 feet of bad steel in the garber plank area was replaced, then reglassed. Decks are fiberglass over teak.

Current owner replaced the engine with a 1985 Mitsubishi 34B 62HP diesel, varnished deck and cabin woodwork.

2007 Race rated rigging with stay-lock & turnbuckles installed.

Equipment includes 13 sails in good condition, two whisker poles, portable air conditioner.

There is 300' of 1/2 chain and Danforth 40# and 75# plow anchors onboard.

Information On Condition

This unique vessel was built like a battleship for Henry Rasmussen and is one of a kind.

Abeking and Rasmussen has built many cutters and a few yawls, but never another ketch. This world renown shipyard continues to build luxury cruising yachts, as well as armed navy and coast guard vessels in Bremen, Germany.

Abeking & Rasmussen have been building seagoing vessels of the highest quality and durability since 1907.

2002: Race rated rigging with Nortman Sty Lok & turnbuckles installed. 2005: auxiliary engine replaced.

all woodwork varnished

Approximate boat location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida

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Basic Details
Year:
1924
Type:
Sail
Brand:
Abeking & Rasmussen
Category:
Ketch/Ketch Sailboat
Model:
Concordia 61
Length (LOA):
61' (18.59m)
Hours:
500
Stock #:
143672
Location:
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
1
Year:
1985
Brand:
Mitsubishi
Model:
34B
Hours:
500
Size:
62 hp
Fuel Type:
Diesel
Fuel Tank:
50 gals
Propeller:
Bronze
Cruising Speed:
5 mph
Maximum Speed:
10 mph
Fuel Consump.:
1 gals/hour @ Cruise
Config.:
Inboard
Bilge Pump:
4
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
61'
Length at Water:
55' 1"
Beam:
12' 6"
Draft:
89"
Weight:
28,000 lbs
Water Capacity:
40 gals
Bridge Clearance:
64'
Displacement:
28,000 gals
Waste Capacity:
40 gals
NavigationalNav. Equipment
VHF:
Deck Features
Bell:
ElectricalElec. Components
12 V DC Outlets:
Battery Switch:
Sails
Sheet Winches:
Spinnaker:
Staysail:
Traveler:
Winches:
Main Sail:
Reefing Mainsail:
3 Point
Rigging
Winches:
Mizzen Mast:
Backstay:
Boom:
Boom Vang:
Chain Plates:
Forestay:
Mast:
Whisker Pole:
2
Accommodations & Passengers
Pass. Capacity:
15
# Cabins:
3
Sleep. Capacity:
6
# Berths:
6
Generator:
No
Air Conditioning:
Yes
(6000 portable)
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
Toilet Manual Flush:
V Berth:
Vanity:
ConstructionConst. Features
Designer:
Henry Rasmussen
Hull Material:
Other
Hull Shape:
Wing Keel Sloop
Exterior Color:
White
Interior Color:
Teak
Bottom Paint:
Keel Type:
Wing
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