An exceptional opportunity. Ordered for commercial us as a river taxi and now surplus to the requirements of the working fleet. With a good specification, this boat would suit commercial or private use. Please call our office for an appointment to view.
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This Plymouth Pilot is set up as a passenger ferry and licenced for Category 5, up to 20 miles offshore, subject to local licencing.
A new genuine 24’ Plymouth Pilot hull (2010) fitted out in Polruan Cornwall and launched in 2011 as an open boat with bench seating and central console.
The deck mouldings have steps on port and starboard mid ships and hand rails to facilitate embarkation.
The seating is combined with buoyancy tanks.
Lockers forward and aft to store the safety equipment
Beta four cylinder 43hp diesel inboard (new 2011) with single shaft and propellor running off two 61L plastic fuel tanks giving a top speed of 7 knots. 5 hours use only.
The Engine is housed aft of the console with an insulated engine cover protruding above the deck which doubles as the helmsman's seat.
Equipped with safety and navigation equipment required for a modern workboat.
13 inflatable lifejackets, a container of flares, the Solas B First aid Kit, two manual dry powder fire extinguishers and an emergency tiller.
Situated around the guard rails are the Radar reflector, KIM safety ladder, a horseshoe buoy with light and a horseshoe buoy with a drogue
Two electric bilge pumps, one with alarm in the engine area and one in the main bilge
Manual bilge pump on the rear bulkhead that goes to both bilges.
Search light, which plugs into an external socket
Garmin chart plotter combined with sounder
Navman 7200 DSC VHF.
Two 110 amp batteries (new 2011).
Bruce anchor on chain and 30m line plus a spare Bruce anchor.
Only very occasionally can you purchase a vessel of this quality and it be completely business-ready. Workboat suitable for commercial use. In mint condition, with years of use ahead of her, this boat is a steady workboat waiting for the right owner. Easy to keep clean, easy to operate, fully equipped with modern electronics and safety kit and is set up to carry 12+ passengers.