Price: £5,500
Year Built: 1969
Construction: Wood
Builder: Peter and Michael Jessup
Sail Number: 829Y
Mooring: River Medway at Gillingham

Cyclone was launched in 1969 by her owner and craftsman builder Peter Jessup. She is built from 7/8th mahogany on Canadian Rock Elm timbers. She has overlaid Teak decks. Is fitted with a Yanmar 2GM 16/18 HP engine, and 3 bladed r/h propeller. Has stainless steel rigging, alloy mast and self tailing Lewmar winches.
Her sail number is 829Y and was highly successful in racing circles winning many trophies from Burnham Week to Cowes. She has completed two circumnavigations of Britain, and cruised the continent on many occasions.
Comes with many extras and there is a laying up trolley available at an extra cost.

Contact Number: 07975605580
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Rig Details:
Bermuda Rigged

Sail Wardrobe:
Main, Genoa, Spinnaker x 2 , Storm Jib plus others.

Yanmar 2GM with a newly fitted 18HP head.

Fuel Capacity:


Anchors, Chains & Warps:
3 x Anchors to include stainless steel chain and warps

Self Steering:
Haslar self steering

Fibreglass constructed dinghy

Safety Equipment:
Fire blanket, Fire Extinguisher, 3 x bilge pumps

Instruments & Electronics:
Radio, radar, echo sounder, Auto-Pilot, barometer

Accommodation Layout:
2 cabins consisting of 2 forward bunks, 2 main cabin bunks with an optional pilots berth as 5th bunk.

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Other Details:
The owner/ builder has sadly had to put this boat up for sail after 52 years of loyal companionship between the both of them. Cyclone has been carefully, lovingly and regularly maintained over the years. She has been part of the family.