Upper Chesapeake Yacht Sales
23145 Buck Neck Road
Chestertown, Maryland, US, 21620
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1970 Custom Featherstone Marine Center Cockpit

location icon Chestertown, Maryland
Year 1970
Length 56 ft

Limmershin is a custom ferro epoxy composite construction built in a mold by Featherstone Marine in Tampa, Fl. She is finished to yacht standards and has been sailed extensively throughout the east coast from Bahamas to Newfoundland. Seller is second owner and has logged over 30,000 miles over his 34 years of care and ownership. Low hours on the Yanmar diesel and Northern lights gen set makes this special vessel one to see! Recent survey available for interested Buyers.


Year Built 1970
Category Sail
Length Overall 55'8 ft
Beam 15'6 ft
Max Draft 10 ft
Liferaft Capacity 6
Cabins 3
Electrical System 12 V
Construction Ferro Cement
Hull ID FB-1
Keel Centerboard
Min Draft 5'8 ft
Drive Type Direct
Engines 1
Total Engine Power 190 hp
Cruising Speed 8 kn
Prop. Cruise Speed 2200
Fuel Tanks 1
Fuel Tank Cap. 1,000 gal
Fuel Tank Mat. Other
Water Tanks 1
Water Tank Cap. 750 gal
Water Tank Mat. Other
Holding Tanks 1
Holding Tank Cap. 40 gal
Holding Tank Mat. Plastic
Dry Weight 80,000 lb
Windlass Electric

Engine 1 Specifications

Make: Yanmar
Model: LHADE
Drive Type: Direct
Fuel: Diesel
Engine Power: 190hp
Type: Inboard
Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze, Feathering
Year: 2000
Engine Hours: 3600
Engine Location: Center
Additional Information

This is a very special vessel in considerably above average condition. Engine replaced in 2000, transmission replaced in 2005, generator replaced in 2003.

Cruises under power at 8 knots @ 2200 RPM's burning 3 gal/hr. Can be run at 5 knots giving boat over 3000 nautical miles of range while under power.

Centerboard and rudder received major service in 2018.

Main and Mizzen are Furlex roller, head sail roller Furling system. Winches include (2) three speed Lewmar primaries, (2) self tailing #54 Lewmars and numerous  Barient and Barlow winches.

Vessel is hauled and in process of having hull and bottom painted.

The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
Additional Contact Information

Contact John Curry at 610-299-3598 for additional information or a showing.