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Abandoned Yacht for Auction

  • Reserve met Reserve met 
  • Closed: Thu 20 Oct 2011, 3:08 pm
Listing #: 413169037
Farr 727 - 7 Metre Fibreglass Yacht, Aluminium Mast and Boom. Previous name matching sail number is "Penny Farrthing", or previously "Offspring", no name on boat. Sail number 2814 under cabin seat.

Genoa (Kevlar); Genoa (composite make); Jib and Spinnaker x 2 (one good, one old). Yacht has a mainsail cover but no mainsail

VHF: GME Electrophone GX 548,

Navman electronics (fish4150)

Silva bulkhead mounted compass.

Sheets and halyards are in average condition.

There is no engine with this boat.

Mast, boom and spinnaker pole in good condition, hull sound. The bow fairlead has been torn off due to a storm, this needs to be re-fitted. Boat in general needs a tidy up. A good design and sound body with some TLC this will be an excellent vessel. Sadly abandoned and all efforts by the Northland Regional Council to find owner have failed.

Sale of this vessel is in accordance with section 650K of the Local Government Act 1974. Section 650K provides the council with the power to sell the vessel. The auction winner will be the new legal owner of the boat.

This yacht will be available to view in Opua, Bay of Islands, from the 7thth October in Ashbys boat yard. As is where is.

The new owner will be responsible for the haul out and in fees plus hardstand rates of Ashbys boat yard for the two weeks duration of this auction, total of $583.00. Any extra days on the hardstand beyond the final day of this auction are also the responsibility of the new owner.

Shipping details

  • Buyer must pick-up
  • Seller location: Whangarei, Northland, NZ

Payment details

  • NZ bank deposit

About the seller

nrcad (17 17 positive feedback)
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  • Member since Oct 2009

Closes: Thu 20 Oct, 3:08 pm. 2011 This auction used auto-extend.