Castalia Offshore Trawler

  • side hull
  • saloon3
  • radar
  • master cabin 1
  • guest headroom
  • gardner engine
  • fwd double 5
  • fwd deck
  • full side
  • forward double2
  • engineroom 3
  • engine room
  • chain locker 3
  • catwalk
  • castalia full side 2
  • castalia bridge
  • castalia at harbour
  • bridge 2
  • autopilot
  • aft deck1
  • aft deck 3
  • aft deck 2
  • 1973 magasine
  • wall
  • bridge 2
  • castalia at harbour
  • side hull
  • sşde deck
  • karada full
  • WhatsApp Görsel 2023-05-23 saat 14.41.32

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Boat For Sale €140,000 - Motorboat
18.85 m x 6 m 3 Cabins Layer 1 Created by potrace 1.13, written by Peter Selinger 2001-2015 2 Engine's Print

Castalia is One of Classic Design Offshore Trawler built to provide excellent comfort and safety at most sea conditions meanwhile keeping her fuel consumption at incredible low values such as 14 liter per hour at 8 knots cruise thanks to her Miracle Gardner Marine Engines Gardner 6LX

Please visit web site of Gardner find out more about those miracle design and history.

Castalia built in UK Fairlie Yacht Slip in Scotland , this is an Era, Fairlie started in 1873 till 1947 built wooden yachts cruising entire globe, Ian Parker bought the yard in 1947, She was closed at 1985 when Archibald McMillan was owner / Manager and designer.

Now,  Castalia of one of last manufactured by this “legendary” yacht builders is for sale. Her latest owner since 1984 is looking for a new owner who would have capacity and understanding of her meanwhile to be able to keep her seaworthy condition as she deserve.


Classic Open Water TRAWLER (One Of)

Built Material WOOD / ALUMINIUM

(Classic Planking Mahogany Hull and Aluminium Superstructure)



  • Built-in year ; 1968
  • Builder ; FAIRLIE YACHT SLIP LTD Scotland UK
  • Designer ; Archibald McMilan
  • Length: 18.85 m (65’) l.o.a
  • Beam: 05.79 m
  • Draft: 3.83 m
  • Net Ton: 65.000 KG
  • Lay Out ; 10 passanger in 4 cabins with 4 toilets and 5 shower


The Hull Built in wood and classic planking way, Mahogany wood used for frame work and Planking, Thickness of Planking is approximately 6 cm, Long Keel and Keel has filled by LEAD at 4500 kg ( in pieces top of concrete) UNDER WATER is SHEET  of COPPER by nails of 2.5 cm.




(low rpm diesels, each engine has 6 cylinder and can be operated 3 cylinder only without interfering other 3 , each 3 cylinder provides 62.5 BHP)


Fuel Consumption per hour and speed; 8 knots cruising speed 14 litre per hour in total


Engine Hours; 4800 (please note first recommended engine overhaul 40.000 hrs by engine manufacturer,


Several spare parts such as gasket kit, filters, belts should last for next 5 years. YET 500.000 Gardner 6LX models are at sea


  • D Marin Generator 2-cylinder 2023 7 kW
  • Steering system; One Helm at bridge, Hydraulic operated
  • Battery Chargers; YES AUTOMATIC Victron
  • Autopilot; RAYMARİNE (2023)
  • VHF; YES
  • Speed log; YES
  • Depth Sounder; YES
  • Air/ Condition; No


One Master with 2 single berths sided and one double berth in middle – Wash basin / Toilet / Shower

One Guest with 2 singles sided each hull in-suite toilet and shower

One Guest with two single bunks


Fuel Tank capacity & Material; in 2 steel tanks total 4500 liter

Fresh Water Tank Capacity & Material; in two tanks total 3750 liter

holding tank quantity and capacity; 2 tanks, GRP each approximately 250 liter

Deck & Safety 

Anchor type; 2 x Danforth

Anchor Chain length; 2 chain one 120 m other 80 m both 16 mm

Windlass type; Hydraulic with 2 Gypsy with drum

Outboard Engine; YES

Dinghy type and make; YES


Registration: Delaware (will be replaced by Dutch)

EU VAT: Exempt

Short History of vessel; present owner from 1984

Location; Kusadası Marina / Turkey

Castalia Asking price; 140.000 Euro


Please contact us for more information, you can either email or call Murat Toprak as well.

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