1937 Custom 59 Sternwheeler For Sale

$145,000
Stock #170075 -
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Boat Details

Year:
1937
Type:
Commercial
Brand:
Custom
Category:
Passenger
Model:
59 Sternwheeler
Length (LOA):
59'
Beam:
15'
Draft:
48"
Trailer:
No
Stock #:
170075
Location:
Millvale, Pennsylvania
(near Pittsburgh)
Status:
Available
Generator:
Yes
Air Conditioning:
Yes
Reason for Selling:
No longer in use by owner.
Engine Details
Count:
1
Year:
--
Brand:
Detroit Diesel
Model:
671
Size:
238 hp
Hours:
600 (as of 2/13/2019)
Fuel Type:
Diesel
"Cruise the river in style with this vintage converted diesel Sternwheeler!"

Enjoy an evening cruise along the river in this converted 1930's Sternwheeler. The Owner purchased the vessel in 1962 with the intent of saving a tugboat with a wrecked pilot house and making it a sternwheeler to allow him to explore the local rivers. What better way to sightsee!

The stern...more

Katie H. - Converted Stern Wheeler On The River
Katie H. - Converted Stern Wheeler On The River
Katie H. - Converted Stern Wheeler On The River
Katie H. - Converted Stern Wheeler
Katie H. - Converted Stern Wheeler On The River
Katie H. - Converted Stern Wheeler

1937 Custom 59 Sternwheeler Passenger in Millvale, Pennsylvania

Stock #170075

Enjoy an evening cruise along the river in this converted 1930's Sternwheeler. The Owner purchased the vessel in 1962 with the intent of saving a tugboat with a wrecked pilot house and making it a sternwheeler to allow him to explore the local rivers. What better way to sightsee!

The sternwheel was handcrafted from steel. The pilot house was rebuilt to allow for the Captain and others to enjoy the view while cruising.

Seller no longer use the boat and wants to get her to a great home for continued life on the river.

Information On Condition

The engines were rebuilt. Pending information from the Seller on these details. We will be visiting this vessel soon to note all of her great features and amenities.

Boat was previously USCG registered from 1960's to 1988.

Was painted in the summer of 2018 & has a new toilet installed.

Approximate boat location: Millvale, Pennsylvania

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Basic Details
Year:
1937
Type:
Commercial
Brand:
Custom
Category:
Passenger
Model:
59 Sternwheeler
Length (LOA):
59'
Hours:
600
(as of 2/13/2019)
Stock #:
170075
Location:
Millvale, Pennsylvania
Engine & MechanicalMech.
Count:
1
Brand:
Detroit Diesel
Model:
671
Hours:
600
(as of 2/13/2019)
Size:
238 hp
Fuel Type:
Diesel
Fuel Tank:
5,000 gals
Propeller:
Metal & Wood
Cruising Speed:
5 mph
Maximum Speed:
8 mph
Drive Type:
Stern Drive
Aftercooler:
Bulk Heads:
Closed Water Cooling Sys.:
Custom Exhaust:
Dripless Shaft Seal:
Electronic Throttle/shift:
Engine Location:
Fuel Filters:
Fuel Injected:
Fuel Tank Location:
Gearbox:
Heat Exchanger:
Holding Tanks:
HVAC:
Intercooler:
Macerator:
Maximum Engine RPM:
Radar Arch/mast:
Rudder:
Rudder Indicator:
Rudders:
Sanitary Tank:
Starting Type:
Strainers:
Throttle/shift:
Transmission Cooler:
Upper Helm Station:
Water Pump:
Water Tanks:
Number Of Fuel Tanks:
2
Dimensions & Specifications & Specs
Length Overall:
59'
Length at Water:
59'
Beam:
15'
Draft:
48"
Weight:
120,000 lbs
NavigationalNav. Equipment
Masthead Light::
Navigation Lights:
Radio Antenna:
Running Lights:
Spotlight:
Upper Helm Station:
VHF Antenna:
Radar:
May Need Repaired
Deck Features
Passenger Seat:
Steering Wheel:
Storage:
Swim Ladder:
Table:
Windshield - Fixed:
Working Light:
Front Spuds:
Anchor:
BBQ Grill:
Bell:
Bench Seat:
Captain's Chair:
Cover - Helm:
Deck Rail:
Full Enclosure:
Safety EquipmentEquip.
Air Horn:
Life Jackets:
Life Ring:
Marine Whistle:
Propane Storage Locker:
Searchlight:
Ships Bell:
ElectricalElec. Components
110v AC Outlets:
ABYC Color Coded Wiring:
AC Electric Panel:
Alternator:
Battery Location:
Battery Switch:
Battery Water Fill System:
Cable Hook Up:
Circuit Breaker:
Circuit Breaker Panel:
Cockpit Lighting:
Courtesy Lights:
Deck Lighting:
Docking Lights:
Electric Reel Outlets:
Electronic Ignition:
Engine Kill Switch:
Horn:
Ship Power Hook Up:
Ship's Power (12v DC):
Shore Power:
Shore Power Cord:
Front Spuds:
Accommodations & Passengers
Pass. Capacity:
40
# Cabins:
1
Sleep. Capacity:
6
# Berths:
1
Water Capacity:
600 gals
Waste Capacity:
200 gals
Generator:
Yes
(Kubota GL-4500S Generator)
Air Conditioning:
Yes
Non-Smoking:
Pet-Free:
A/C + Heat:
Cabin Lighting:
Cabinets:
Carpet:
Coffee Maker:
Countertops:
Curtains:
Dinette:
Exhaust Fans:
Freezer:
Fridge/freezer- Full Size:
Hanging Locker:
Head:
Microwave:
Oven:
Pressurized Water System:
Refrigerator:
Shower:
Sink - Cabin:
Stove / Oven:
Toilet Manual Flush:
TV:
ConstructionConst. Features
Hull Material:
Steel
Hull Shape:
Oblong
Exterior Color:
Green & White
Interior Color:
Taupe
Paddlewheel:
Bottom Paint Antifouling:
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