Boat For Sale €1,100,000 - Sailing
This Original River Barge has been built in 1915 and when retired but soon discovered in her scrap- yard by present owner Mr V.S Gilbert ( Belgian ), adventurer and perhaps one of best engineer and architect in this field.
İt took more or less 4 years from 1972 till 1978 to rebuilt entire hull, replace all steel plates, and more over to add keel and anti wobbling blades. Rig designed by Mr Gilbert matching with her style and refurbished in all mean providing most comfortable live onboard for him and his wife and moreover easy to handle only by 2 of them with all electric winches.
Please note that she is insured 5.000.000 Euro in Holland By Schaderverzekeringen N.V
Now we are looking for another adventurer to continue this Viking C saga / or even keep her as commercial day sailor as she is The One of Head-turner in every location she is anchoring.
Open Water cruiser converted from Dutch River Barge
- Built-in year; 1915 original / 1972 Covertion
- Builder; Present Owner Mr Gilbert
- Model; Classic Dutch River Barge Converted to Sailing Yacht
- Size: 22.00 m x 5.00 m x 2.10 m
- Net Ton: 90 ton / Ballast 3 ton
Engine & Machinery & Electronics
- Cummins NT855 / M / 300 HP (224 kW) – 1650 hrs in 2023 – installed 1987
- 5 knots cruising speed
- Shaft drive
- 2 diesel generator 1 cylinder as emergency and 4 cylinder
- Victron Charger and İnvertor ( 2023 )
Keel weld in 1972 / Steel Hull checked regularly, Side plates 7 mm bottom plates 8 mm found
Teak deck from 2023
3250 litre diesel & 4000 litre water & 400 litre toilet tanks.
One Master cabin with double berth in middle
One Cabin with single bunks
Sailing and Rig
Cutter Rig, Two headsails, all winches electrical and manual and controlled with steel wires
Vessel designed to sail by two people
4 Dacron sails ( one 90 sqm light headsail )
Average sailing speed 7 knots
Asking Price 1.100.000 Euro in Turkey, VAT exempt