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Phil Bolger 1987 Shearwater #7 "True North", Austin TX/Lake Travis, $10,500
Under recent owners, this boat has been to the Great Lakes/Maine Coast cruise/Texas 200/Bahamas from Florida, etc. in the past few years. Look it up - Shearwater 'True North'.
I have owned and sailed four Bolgers since the early 1980s. I bought True North about a year ago, however my cruising days are becoming more limited and the two lakes I sail on are lacking water.
Jib headed-Yawl rig, LOA 28ft, Draft ~8 inches with boards up but with motor prop still in water, 3'4" max, Beam ~6'8", SA ~240 sq ft, Displacement w/gear ~2700#
Great skinny water camp cruiser
Easy lift leeboards and rudder
Large hinged full hatches to work anchor, jib and main from within cabin
Fully cored, dry stiff hull, a few scratches bout no real dings or blisters. Kept on trailer and covered most of its life.
Good jib and Mizzen and Mainsail, excellent 2nd Main w/battens and excellent Genoa
Self-steers on reach by adjusting the mizzen trim, and rides well at anchor with mizzen up and flat
8hp Honda w/ generator, solar panel, wired for second battery
Dodger and cockpit canvas
Primary anchor, chain and rode, stern lunch hook
Radio, masthead nav lights and antenna, etc.
Sink, icebox, potti, much cruising gear, 12V fans, etc.
Full inside lounge seats for two, plus full berths for two, or three 'cozy' with insert, more in cockpit
Texas title for boat and motor, trailer paperwork
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