1956 Gay Lady Broads Sailing Cruiser - £3,000
Lying : Norfolk - Viewing strictly by appointment through Topsail
Builder : Herbert Woods
LOA : 7.47m (24ft 6in)
Beam : 2.21m (7ft 3in)
Draft : 0.81m (2ft 8in)
Keel : Long
MAKE/MODEL: A Broads sailing cruiser by Herbert Woods
CONSTRUCTION: Carvel: mahogany on oak
YEAR: Believed 1956
DIMENSIONS: LOA 24'6 (plus bowsprit), BEAM 7' 3", DRAFT 2' 8"
KEEL TYPE: Long
INTERIOR: 2 berths plus separate toilet compartment and galley
ENGINE: Stuart Turner 5 hp inboard petrol with Dynastart
RIG TYPE: Bermudan
SAILS: Main and jib both by Jeckells
EQUIPMENT: The vessel has a full length settee berth to either side, with a drop leaf table between. Aft of these is the toilet compartment (to port) with a Portapotti, and - opposite - the cooking area. The sink unit is in the cockpit. The vessel has raised sides for'ard and in addition her cabin top can be lifted to provide approx. 5' 8" headroom. She has a good sized cockpit, with seating to both sides.
REMARKS: It is understood that the vessel is being sold with all the usual Broads equipment (fenders, mudweight, etc.) plus cutlery, crockery and cooking utensils. It is also understood that she has a full set of awnings.
OUR OPINION: Though, at the time of writing, not yet personally inspected, this vessel looks to be in good order and should be well worth seeing.
Archived Prior to 2004
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