Private Classic Boats for sale in France
PILKINGTON was built on the beach in 1900 at Marshside, Southport and named in honour of Sir George Pilkington who was the MP for Southport. Her builder Peter Wright fitted her with an iron keelson and ballast ingots moulded to fit their locations. Registered LL78 in Dec 1900, the Wright's went on to build racing yachts and other craft when the demand for Shrimp declined and the fleet of over 20 boats were gradually sold off or converted to yachts. The Southport nobbies tended to be 40 ft and over because of the exposed coast, she was fished normally by one man and a boy.
She fished exst... read more
|Location:||Cherbourg Normandy France|
|Price:|| €32,000 Tax Paid|
Lady Christina 1938 – a 39ft Teak on oak - Fairwind Class.
Built by master boat builder Graham Bunn (Windboats, Wroxham) in an epoch when quality was of the highest standards, Lady Christina is constructed of the ultimate boat builder’s timber, Burmese Teak on solid 2” English oak frame.
She recently underwent a complete renovation to bring this Classic motor cruiser into the 21st century and had a complete refit with modern systems under the classic look of a true Gentlemen’s cruiser. With her dual position controls and super flying bridge, she is a river cruiser... read more
|Length:|| 39' 6"|
|Location:||56140 Brittany France|