1964 BIM TRAWLER FOR SALE IN BALTIMORE

Ad ID: 126506     Posted: 24/01/2023     Views: 5593    
For Sale:
BIM Trawler
Location:
Baltimore, Ireland
Price:
£35,000 ono
Name:
Ros Beithe - Whaleheart
Build Year:
1964
Mainly Used For:

Liveaboard & Cruising

CONTACT ADVERTISER
 
Randy Repass
 
 
07548576068
 
 

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ADDITIONAL DETAILS
Hull:
Wooden
Length (metres):
14.80
Beam (metres):
4.90
Draft (metres):
1.40
Licence:
 
Engine:
Gardner 6LXB
Hydraulics:
Hydraulic enclosed steering
Electronics:
Full Garmin suite; 12" chart plotter, auto helm, radar, forward facing sonar, Vesper AIS B, GPS VHF
Other information:

Price Drop!!! from £65,000 to £45k to £35,000 and open to offers!!! Amazing live aboard... make an offer.

For the past eight years I have been refitting and converting this 1964 BIM (Irish Fishing Board-Bord Iascaigh Mhara) trawler. She was built in 1964 in the Dingle BIM yard.

I replanked 50% of the Larch on Oak hull, as well as replacing 80 Oak stansion posts for the bulwarks. I designed a steel super structure which supports the wheel house and allows comfortable passage below deck. She is built to comfortably sleep 12, in five cabins. Her wheel house is a large galley, and Dinette area as well as the pilot station.

She is fitted with a full Garmin suite, including forward facing sonar, 12" touch screen chart plotter, AIS A & B, VHF, wireless wind, and uninstalled radar unit.

The engine is a very reliable Gardner 6LXB, renewed in the fishing and bus industry as indestructible.

She is unfinished, but not far off and would make a very sound and comfortable live aboard.

-Large pilot house with Galley, dinette and pilot station, two sliding doors (aft and beside steering) -4 cabins: Double master cabin with en suite at bow, two double midships cabins, on large five bunk cabin (3 single one double) aft. -2 heads with showers (one in master cabin, one midships) -large engine room and workshop with workbench and spares -ample storage for long voyages/live aboard under all berths as well as separate paint and equipment lockers throughout.

Galley: gimballed three ring cooker with full oven, large fridge with front access and counter access, double sink.

two fresh water tanks; one 170 lt tank, one 110 ltr tank.

Two 500 lt Diesel tanks custom built by Mooney Boats in Killybegs, Donegal.

Presently, I have rigged her with a 45' mast which includes a mainsail and two foresails. I had intended to mount a mizzen on her as well, but have not completed this project and will leave it to the new owner, should they wish.


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