Westwind Sloop (Sandbagger?) - posted 2014-09-15

LOA: 21' | beam: 8'6" | draft: 18"
Oyster Bay, NY | $19,500

Westwind Sloop (Sandbagger?)
OYSTER SLOOP - 1980 21' "WESTWIND" GAFF RIGGED

PRICE REDUCTION - MAKE AN OFFER!!! LABOR DAY SALE!!!

INCLUDES TRAILER, AND DINGHY AS WELL AS 150 LB MOORING, CHAIN & BUOY.

OWN A PIECE OF HISTORY!!! "Westwind" is in the water, commissioned and ready for
day cruising - she presently sails in Oyster Bay/great seaworthy sloop. She is beautifully maintained, mahogany over oak oyster sloop. She was built for Kitty Mellon by Crosby Boat Works in Cape Cod in 1979 and launched in 1980 in Barnstable, Ma. A lovely tiller boat - a sight to behold. This oyster sloop was designed for shallow water - bays, creeks, etc.

"Westwind" was based on the design of "Mystic "Annie" which is a Sandbagger sloop located in Mystic, Connecticut. Built in 1880 in Mystic by David O. Richmond, "Annie" was built for Henry H. Tift and was used for racing. She was donated to Mystic Seaport in 1931 and was the first vessel in their collection of watercraft. In 2004 the vessel was restored.

LOA: 21'
Beam: 8.6
Draft: 18" up, 4' down
Mast: 24' high
Boom: 22'
Engine: Mercury 5.0 hp (9 years old)
Bowsprit: 8'

Equipped with a Mercury 5 hp gas engine (runs well, 9 years old), beautiful bronze fittings, brand new deck built with top grade marine plywood w Dynel covering (workmanship performed by Andrew Nanacheck in Boothbay, Maine). There is a tiller, barn door rudder and freeboard measuring 12''. She has a full suit of sails (2 sets of main and jib - one set is dacron and the other is Egyptian cotton). Mast and boom Sitka spruce. Equipped with bilge and back up bilge pump.

She has a striking black hull and present owner has had the pleasure of sailing her for seven years on the creek in Oyster Bay, New York.

Owner is selling her for $22,000.00 - Make an Offer - No reasonable offer refused.

Photos: www.sellyourboatnow.shutterfly.com

Contact: Steve/Patty show contact info

via Craigslist

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