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General Information

Listing# 145541

Price
$61,100.00
Location
Mattapoisett, MA, United States
Manufacturer
HERRESHOFF
Boat Type
Sailboat
Model Year
1978
Category
Ketch
Designer
L. Francis Herreshoff
Model
28
Status
Used
Length
28 (ft.)
Beam
104
LOA
336
Hull Material
Fiberglass
Fuel Type
Diesel
Engine Model
MD7A - 2 Cyl.
Number of Engines
1
Engine Type
Inboard

General Details

L. Francis Herreshoff designed this beauty and the seller purchased copies of her original drawings from Mystic Seaport in 2007. She was built by Brinkley Boats at the Greg Hudson & Company in Huntington, Long Island, New York in 1978.

Orion sleeps four, the main cabin accommodating two in single bunks on either side. The v-berth forward sleeps two. The galley is located aft. The head is a cedar bucket. The woodwork
is teak and holly sole with pine ceilings.

There have been many improvements over the years; the following description identifies these improvements (with dates) within various categories..........

CABIN INTERIOR

- Floor is varnished teak and holly.
- Side trim and bulkheads are varnished pine and teak.
- Ice box was custom built into space designed for a wood stove and is finished in varnished teak with bi-fold top that serves as a chart table.
- Storage locker opposite also custom built into boat with varnished teak bi-fold top and very spacious shelving.
- Stainless sink with foot pump for single spigot (all plumbing replaced in 2012).
- Hanging locker.
- Two shelved storage lockers; large hull locker and book shelf along each cabin berth.
- Newly installed bulkhead sconces above each berth for reading.
- Ceiling lamp in v-berth and two in main cabin for night time lighting.
- Custom built and matching berth pillows and bumpers in traditional marine fabric and pattern.

DECK AND HULL (FIBERGLASS)

- Deck is white non-skid
- Topsides are black (Awl-gripped in 2012).
- Bottom was soda-blasted and sanded to bare fiberglass and professionally coated with 6 layers of paint (top-coats are Interlux micron CSC Green).
- Cabin top is 1" varnished teak with bronze oval opening window ports with screens.
- Toe rail and cockpit seats/backs are varnished teak.
- Mast is sitka spruce (professionally stripped and layered with 8 coats of varnish in 2010).
- All deck hardware is bronze
- Lifeline stanchions and bases are bronze
- Lifelines are parcelled and seized with traditional tarred seizing.
- Cockpit sole is custom built teak floor boards.
- Cockpit seats are varnished teak locker covers with varnished seat backs in teak.
- A new tiller tender stored in the starboard cockpit seat locker can be quickly set up and provide hands free passage on most tacks except close-hauled in a seaway.

ENGINE and MECHANICAL

- Fresh Water Cooled
- Sea Strainer: Bronze Internal
- Exhaust System: Raw Water Cooled through Hose and FRP Water Lift Muffler
- Electrical System: Alternator
- Ventilation: Natural
- Reduction Gear: Volvo
- Engine Beds: Oak
- Instruments and Monitoring (New Stewart Warner Gauges)
- Controls: Volvo Single Lever Cable

RUNNING GEAR

- Shaft: 1" Aquamet
- Coupling: Steel Flange
- Stuffing Box: Bronze/Flax Packing Gland
- Bearings: Cutlass Strut, Cast Bronze
Propeller, 3 blade Maxi-Prop

ELECTRONICS

- All wiring was replaced and new breaker panel in 2007.
- VHF
- Speed
- Compass
- Knot Log Depth
- Furuno Chart Plotter
- Tiller mate (Raymarine)
- Custom Electric Windlass installed 2007
- Running Lights
- Anchor Light
- Interior Cabin lights
- 2 12 volt (DC) Batteries
- New engine panel in 2004.

RIGGING

- Sloop Rig with mast step on deck.
- All hardware for mizzen mast and mizzen boom available (if desired) with step for mizzen in place; all running rigging and mizzen sail with cover to match main and jib.
- Professionally modified self tending custom jib (Roller Furling and Forestay Foil available in separate inventory if desired).

SAILS

- Dacron Mainsail (good condition, professionally cleaned and repaired every season).
- Three reef points on main.
- Custom built (Sperry Sails) self- tending jib new in 2010.
- Matching sail covers in traditional buff Sunbrella fabric.
- All running rigging is traditional white 3-strand line appropriately sized.
- Two cockpit winches, one on each side mounted outboard of the seat coaming.

CUSHIONS

- All interior cabin/berth cushions custom built [new] in 2007
- Cockpit cushions custom built [new] in 2007.
- Covering is buff Sunbrella

ANCHORING

- Three anchors available - Traditional Danforth installed on cabin top.
- Custom bronze windlass designed and manufactured for Orion by Ideal Windlass in East Greenwich, CT (electric controls at the helm and foot switch forward next to the windlass).
- 300 feet of 3/8 inch chain in chain locker fed through custom chain pipe with cover;
bronze chain stopper and custom bronze bow roller.

OTHER EQUIPMENT

- Plow, Fisherman's Anchors
- Fenders
- Horseshoe Ring
- Boat Hook
- Dock-lines

OTHER NOTES

The engine make is a Volvo diesel. The engine has two alternators; one each for the engine battery and the house battery. There is a Lifesling battery charger.

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Stock #48747

Specifications

Condition
Engine was removed from the boat in 2003. The work done includes..... - New shaft and cutlass - Exhaust upgrade - New engine mounts Orion has been professionally maintained for more than a decade by two local boatyards, Parkers in Cataumet and Wooden Tangent in Mattapoisett. All Coast Guard required safety equipment has been acquired and put aboard the vessel; including new and updated PFD's, new anchor and attendant rode ([chain and line), man-overboard rescue system. Additionally a flare kit, a first aid kit, portable Freon horns, a rechargeable and direct wired search lights and new fire extinguishers. NOTES ON MAINTENANCE Fuel System: Fuel Hose, Racor Filter, Shut Off at Tank Fuel Filter: Primary (next to tank) Raycor 500FG (fuel/water separator); Secondary (at rear of engine)
Navigational Equipment
- Compass - Depth Instrument (Furuno) - Depth Sounder (Furuno) - Fuel Gauge - Knotmeter (Furuno) - Log (Furuno) - Plotter (Furuno) - Sound System - Speed Instrument - Speed/depth/gps - VHF - Navigation Lights
Mechanical
- Cooling System (F/W Cooled) - Engine Cylinders (2) - Engine Location (Midship - Under Companionway) - Fuel Tank (15 Gal.) - GPS - Hand Rails - Keel - Passenger Capacity - Propulsion (3 - Blade Maxi-prop) - Starting Type (Electric-key) - Windlass (Custom Electric Windlass (installed 2007))
Electrical Systems
- 4 Switch Circuit Breaker - AC Electric Panel - Accessory Switches - Battery (2) - Battery Switch - Circuit Breaker Panel - Cockpit Lighting - Gauges - Night Lighting - Ship's Power (12v DC) - Shore Power - Shore Power (110v. AC - Speakers - Stereo
Accommodations
- Berth (2 - Newly Installed Bulkhead Sconces Above Each Berth For Reading) - Cabin Appointments - Cabin Lighting (Ceiling Lamp In V-berth And Two In Main Cabin For Night Time Lighting) - Cabinets - Cabins - Flooring (Varnished Teak And Holly) - Fridge (Ice Box Custom Built Into Space Designed For Wood Stove, Finished In Varnished Teak W/ Bi-fold Top.) - Porta-potty - Sink (Stainless Sink With Foot Pump For Single Spigot; All Plumbing Replaced In 2012) - Table
Construction
- Engine Cooling (Closed Loop Cooling System) - Stored Inside (Always Garaged When Not In Use) - Cabin Heat - Bottom Paint (Just Done March 2014) - Engine Cooling (Raw Water With Heat Exchangers) - Gel Coat (Good) - Power Engine Hatch - Upper Helm Station - Cabin Heat - Propeller (2) - Tee Top (NEEDS CANVAS) - Thru-hull Fittings (GOOD) - Binnacle W/compass - Bottom Paint (New 2013) - Keel Type (Twin Bilge Keels) - Toe Rail - Engine Cooling - Gel Coat (Needs Topsides Repainted) - Barrier Coat (2009) - Radar Arch - Propeller (Bronze 4 Blade) - Stored Inside (Garage Kept) - Bottom Paint (Cleaned Every Month) - Gel Coat (Good) - Helm Console - Stern Pulpit - Binnacle W/compass (Ritchie) - Keel Type (Wing) - Lazarette /garage - Engine Cooling (Raw Water) - Power Engine Hatch - Propeller (SS) - Propeller (Aluminum) - Stored Inside - Gel Coat (NICE!) - Propeller (2 STAINLESS STEEL) - Stored Inside - Thru-hull Fittings (GOOD) - Cockpit Type (OPEN FISHERMAN) - Thru-hull Fittings - Bottom Paint - Tee Top - Thru-hull Fittings - Anchor - Flybridge - Gel Coat - Propeller (SS) - Thru-hull Fittings - Bottom Paint - Engine Cooling (RWC) - Gel Coat - Radar Arch - Gel Coat (Refinished With Awlgrip Allcraft) - Bottom Paint - Anchor - Bottom Paint (2012) - Gel Coat - Propeller (Stainless) - Radar Arch - Propeller (Stainless) - Bottom Paint (New) - Engine Cooling (RWC) - Helm Console - Keel Guard - Walk-thru Transom Door - Gel Coat (NICE) - Tee Top - Bottom Paint - Bow Pulpit - Anchor (2) - Cabin Heat - Propeller (4 - 2 On Each) - Binnacle W/compass - Bottom Paint (Entire Bottom Taken Down To Fiberglas By Hand And Epoxied Barrier Coated) - Cabin Heat - Engine Cooling (Fresh Water) - Propeller (4 Bronze (2 Spares)) - Radar Arch - Bottom Paint (2009 Needs Painting) - Keel Type (Fin) - Lazarette /garage - Propeller (3x Bronze) - Radar Arch - Thru-hull Fittings - Cockpit Type (Open) - Engine Cooling (Raw Water) - Gel Coat - Power Engine Hatch - Propeller (SS) - Radar Arch (Fiberglass) - Propeller (4 Fin Stainless) - Anchor - Wake Board Rack - Cockpit Type (Center Console) - Helm Console - Propeller - Bottom Paint (New) - Propeller - Propeller - Radar Arch - Propeller (Stainless Steel) - Bottom Paint - Gel Coat - Propeller - Engine Cooling (New Impeller And Thermostat) - Propeller (New) - Thru-hull Fittings - Gel Coat - Wrapping (Custom Wrapping) - Anchor - Bow Pulpit - Helm Console - Propeller - Stored Inside - Anchor (2) - Gel Coat - Gel Coat - Tee Top - Bottom Paint - Engine Cooling (Integrated) - Gel Coat - Helm Console - Power Engine Hatch - Propeller - Thru-hull Fittings - Bottom Paint - Cabin Heat - Radar Arch - Thru-hull Fittings - Cockpit Type - Gel Coat - Propeller - Anchor - Hard Top - Ballast Tanks (Mid And Rear) - Bottom Paint - Engine Cooling - Keel Type (Molded Shallow Tapered) - Outboard Motor (5 Hp. Honda Four Stroke) - Bottom Paint (Fresh 3-4 Years Ago) - Cabin Heat - Engine Cooling (Raw Water) - Helm Console - Propeller - Toe Rail - Tower Light - Transom Height: 27" - Toe Rail - Tiller - Bottom Paint - Bottom Paint (None!) - Propeller (Bravo 1 Stainless Steel) - Tee Top - Gel Coat - Gel Coat - Propeller (Stainless Steel) - Tee Top - Bottom Paint (Done Last In July 2012) - Engine Cooling (Raw Water Cooled) - Gel Coat (Good) - Propeller (Bronze) - Bottom Paint - Cabin Heat - Power Engine Hatch - Radar Arch - Propeller - Binnacle W/compass (Ritchie) - Propeller (SS Counter Rotating) - Propeller (Stainless Steel) - Power Engine Hatch - Bottom Paint - Crow's Nest W/ Ladder - Flybridge - Gel Coat (Good) - Anchor - Bottom Paint - Gel Coat - Propeller (SS) - Thru-hull Fittings - Gel Coat (Excellent) - Helm Console - Propeller (Stainless Steel) - Bottom Paint (New July 2014) - Cabin Heat - Gel Coat - Propeller (Aluminum) - Bottom Paint (New In 2012) - Keel Type (Fixed) - Anchor - Propeller (SS Duo-prop) - Anchor - Bottom Paint (Painted Dec 2013) - Gel Coat - Propeller (Bravo III Duo-prop) - Stored Under Cover (Carport) - Gel Coat (Fresh Buff Out) - Keel Type (Wing) - Propeller (Bronz) - Thru-hull Fittings - Toe Rail - Vent System (Natural) - Bottom Paint - Engine Cooling (Raw Water) - Lazarette /garage (1) - Bottom Paint - Engine Cooling (RAW WATER) - Cockpit Type (Open Bow) - Engine Cooling (Fresh Water Cooled) - Gel Coat (Just Buffed) - Propeller (Cast Aluminum) - Stored Inside - Wake Board Rack - Engine just rebuil and increased from 300 HP to 350 HP with 0 hours. - Stored Inside - Transom Height: 27" - Cabin Heat - Radar Arch - Raised Helm Deck - Bottom Paint (2014) - Gel Coat (Mint) - Propeller (SS) - Stored Inside - Anchor - Propeller - Cockpit Type (Open) - Gel Coat - Tee Top - NEW ,BIMINI , $3000 GARMIN 1040SX , ,NEW FLOW SWITCHES, NEW STEREO, NEW ENGINE REBUILD,TRIM TABS ,HULL PAINTED,STAINLESS FLUSH MOUNTS THRU HULL ! - Anchor - Propeller (Bravo Three) - Propeller - Radar Arch - Bottom Paint - Radar Mast - Gel Coat - Propeller - Bottom Paint (Will Need To Be Done Soon) - Gel Coat - Engine Cooling (Fresh Water Cooling) - Engine Cooling (Rwc) - Gel Coat - Gel Coat - Hard Top - Propeller (2) - Cockpit Type (OPEN) - Gel Coat (GOOD) - Wakeboard Tower - Ballast Bags (700 Pound) - Gel Coat - Radar Arch - Bottom Paint (Spring 2014) - Engine Cooling (Fresh Water) - Keel Type (Fin Keel - Lead) - Bottom Paint - Cabin Heat - Engine Cooling (Fresh Water) - Bottom Paint - Keel Type - Gel Coat - Gel Coat - Cockpit Type (Open) - Control Type (Single Lever) - Engine Cooling (Raw) - Gel Coat (Excellent) - Helm Console - POWERPOLE - Propeller (Stainless) - Transom Height: 27" - Stainless Steel Bow Guard - All Flush Deck Hatches - Binnacle W/compass - Gel Coat - Propeller (Dual) - Stored Inside - Bottom Paint - Gel Coat (GOOD) - Bottom Paint - Gel Coat - Engine Cooling (RWC) - Gel Coat - Propeller (X2) - Engine Cooling (Rwc) - Gel Coat - Propeller (Alum) - Anchor - Bottom Paint (Done Winter Of 2013) - Gel Coat - Propeller - Cabin Heat - Gel Coat (Nice) - Bottom Paint - Cabin Heat - Radar Mast - Gel Coat - Power Engine Hatch - Stored Inside - Bottom Paint - Bottom Paint (Good Condition) - Propeller (Yamaha Reliance Series) - Bottom Paint - Tower - Engine Cooling (FWC) - Gel Coat - Propeller (Bronze X 2) - Radar Arch - Thru-hull Fittings - Bottom Paint - Bow Pulpit - Stored Inside - Flybridge - Additional construction features include a bow pulpit, transom door, reasonably wide side decks, and a swim platform. - Length................................. 28'0" Beam................................... 11'1" Draft.................................... 2'10" Weight........................... 10,300# Clearance............................ 9'11" - Fuel...............................150 gals. Water..............................51 gals. Waste..............................20 gals. Hull Type.................... Modified-V Deadrise Aft...........................10deg - Cockpit Type (Enclosed) - Engine Cooling (Raw Water) - Wakeboard Tower - Anchor - Bottom Paint - Gel Coat - Radar Arch - Engine Cooling (RWC) - Anchor - Bottom Paint - Hard Top - Cockpit Type (Open) - Engine Cooling - Gel Coat - Propeller (SS) - Thru-hull Fittings - Gel Coat - Propeller - Bottom Paint - Engine Cooling (Closed) - Gel Coat - Power Engine Hatch - Propeller (5 Blade S/S) - Bottom Paint - Engine Cooling (FWC) - Gel Coat - Radar Arch - Anchor - Bottom Paint - Gel Coat - Power Engine Hatch - Thru-hull Fittings (GOOD) - Bottom Paint - Gel Coat - Propeller (Dual) - Bow Pulpit - Binnacle W/compass - Gel Coat (Good Condition) - Helm Console - Tee Top - Bottom Paint (Bottom Was Soda-blasted And Sanded To Bare Fiberglass Professionally Coated With 6 Layers Of Paint.) - Cockpit Type (Cockpit Sole Is Custom Built Teak Floor Boards.) - Engine Cooling (F/W Cooled) - Toe Rail (Toe Rail And Cockpit Seats/backs Are Varnished Teak.)
Deck Gear
- Anchor - Canvas (Full Cover) - Cockpit Seating (Cockpit Seats Are Varnished Teak Locker Covers With Varnished Seat Backs In Teak) - Courtesy Lights (Ceiling Lamp In V-berth And Two In Main Cabin For Night Time Lighting) - Custom Seating (Cockpit Seats Are Varnished Teak Locker Covers With Varnished Seat Backs In Teak) - Main Sail (Dacron Mainsail In Good Condition; Professionally Cleaned And Repaired Every Season) - Molded Fridge (Ice Box Was Custom Built Into Space Designed For A Wood Stove) - Non-skid Deck (White) - Sail Cover - Storage (Storage Locker Custom Built Into Boat W/ Varnished Teak Bi-fold Top And Very Spacious Shelving.)
Safety Equipment
- Bilge Pump - Bright Cockpit Lighting - Dock Lines - Fenders - Life Ring
Sails
- Main (Dacron Mainsail In Good Condition; Professionally Cleaned And Repaired Every Season.) - Reefing Mainsail (Three Reef Points On Main.) - Roller Furling Jib (Custom Built [sperry Sails] Self- Tending Jib New In 2010.) - Winches (Two Cockpit Winches One On Each Side Mounted Outboard Of The Seat Coaming.) - Sail Covers (Matching Sail Covers In Traditional Buff Sunbrella Fabric)
Rigging
- Boom (Ll Description Below.) - Furler (Professionally Modified Self Tending Custom Jib [roller Furling & Forestay Foil Available Separately) - Roller Furling Jib (Professionally Modified Self Tending Custom Jib [roller Furling & Forestay Foil Available Separately) - Running Rigging (All Running Rigging Is Traditional White 3-strand Line Appropriately Sized) - Rig (Sloop Rig With Mast Step On Deck.) - Boom (All Hardware For Mizzen Mast And Mizzen Boom Available (if Desired) With Step For Mizzen In Place...) - Boom (cont.) (.....all Running Rigging And Mizzen Sail With Cover To Match Main And Jib.)