1968 William Garden 42 Porpoise For Sale

Stock #132377 -
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Boat Details

Year:
1968
Type:
Sail
Brand:
William Garden
Category:
Ketch/Ketch Sailboat
Model:
42 Porpoise
Length (LOA):
52'
Beam:
13'
Draft:
72"
Trailer:
No
Stock #:
132377
Location:
Vallejo, California
Status:
Sold
Generator:
Yes
Reason for Selling:
No Longer Sailing
Sailboat Details
Main:
Main Sail:
Mizzen:
Rigged For Single Handed:
Spinnaker Pole:
Staysail:
Storm Jib:
Genoa:
Twin
Reefing:
Single
Spinnaker Sheets:
(2)
Mast:
Backstay:
SS
Running Rigging:
5-6 Years
Standing Rigging:
3 Years For Main
Winches:
(6)
Roller Furling:
(2)
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1968 William Garden 42 Porpoise 52' overall, 46' on deck, 42' DWL. 13' beam approximately 18 tons, she is powered by a Perkins 85 hp diesel with a velvet drive Trans (rebuilt 2012) She was built in Hong Kong by Robin Fong.

She is Burmese Teak, copper riveted to Apitong back bone, she was par...more

1968 William Garden 42 Porpoise Ketch Sailboat in Vallejo, California

Stock #132377

1968 William Garden 42 Porpoise 52' overall, 46' on deck, 42' DWL. 13' beam approximately 18 tons, she is powered by a Perkins 85 hp diesel with a velvet drive Trans (rebuilt 2012) She was built in Hong Kong by Robin Fong.

She is Burmese Teak, copper riveted to Apitong back bone, she was partially re-seamed in 2015 and is tight and dry.

She has circumnavigated and has two books written about her, also shows up in Lynn and Larry Pardees books.

One book written about her, "A Voyage of Commitment, Morning Star Around The World", by Raymond F. Triplett, 1983 became invaluable as current owners restored the vessel to her original configuration.

Dinghy included: 11'6" with 9.9hp Mercury outboard

Information On Condition

The vessel is entirely hand carved inside, in Balinese legends. She is old growth Burmese Teak, copper riveted to apitong, hand built in Hong Kong in the prestigious Robin Fong yard. She is a big well-found cruiser that's easily handled. She has lots of upgrades. The dinghy is an 11.6 Rib with 9.9 Mercury Outboard new in 2010.

Owner reported no issues or deficiencies. The owner does have maintenance records and says the best feature of this beautiful vessel is her hand carved interior. Schedule a showing today!

Owner reports: Hull was re-seamed during 2015 haul-out. Bottom repainted in 2016, keel epoxeyed. VHF radio replaced, new traveler, new eisenglass b...

Owner reports: vessel ready to sail.

Approximate boat location: Vallejo, California

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Basic Details
Year:
1968
Type:
Sail
Brand:
William Garden
Category:
Ketch/Ketch Sailboat
Model:
42 Porpoise
Length (LOA):
52'
Hours:
5,622
(as of 6/17/2018)
Stock #:
132377
Location:
Vallejo, California
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
1
Year:
1968
Brand:
Perkins
Hours:
5,622
(as of 6/17/2018)
Size:
85 hp
Fuel Type:
Diesel
Fuel Tank:
175 gals
Maximum Speed:
10 mph
Drive Model:
Velvet Drive
Drive Type:
Direct Drive
Config.:
Inboard
Ballast:
Cast Iron
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
52'
Beam:
13'
Max. Draft:
72"
Weight:
36,000 lbs
NavigationalNav. Equipment
Autopilot:
Compass:
Depth Instrument:
Navigation Lights:
Radar:
Running Lights:
SIRIUS/XM Radio:
Sound System:
Speed Control:
GPS:
Raymarine C80
VHF:
NEW
Deck Features
Anchor:
BBQ Grill:
Davits:
Dinghy:
Mooring Lines:
Rocket Launchers:
Rod Holders:
Washdown:
Windlass:
Electric And Manual
Safety EquipmentEquip.
Flares:
Life Jackets:
Cockpit Lighting:
LED
Life Raft:
6 Person Offshore
Bilge Pump:
3 Electric, 1 Manual
Fire Extinguisher:
(5)
ElectricalElec. Components
Battery Perko Switch:
Battery Switch:
CD Player:
Circuit Breaker Panel:
Cockpit Lighting:
Fuel Gauge:
Flat Screen TV:
Ship Power Hook Up:
Shore Power Cord:
AC Electric Panel:
Alternator:
Battery Charger:
Xantrex 2.0
Batteries:
House / Starter / Windlass
Number Of Batteries:
(3)
Sails
Main:
Main Sail:
Mizzen:
Rigged For Single Handed:
Spinnaker Pole:
Staysail:
Storm Jib:
Genoa:
Twin
Reefing:
Single
Spinnaker Sheets:
(2)
Rigging
Mast:
Backstay:
SS
Running Rigging:
5-6 Years
Standing Rigging:
3 Years For Main
Winches:
(6)
Roller Furling:
(2)
* Rigged for single handed

Accommodations & Passengers
Sleep. Capacity:
7
Water Capacity:
275 gals
Waste Capacity:
10 gals
Generator:
Yes
(Yanmar)
Air Conditioning:
No
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
Cabin:
Cabin Appointments:
Cabin Door:
Cabin Lighting:
Dinette:
Galley:
Head:
Microwave:
Oven:
Pressurized Water System:
Shower:
Sinks:
Stove:
Refrigerator:
NEW (fridge / Freezer)
Freezer:
NEW (fridge / Freezer)
ConstructionConst. Features
Designer:
Robin Fong
Hull Material:
Wood
Keel Type:
Full
Ballast is Cast Iron
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