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Classic Launch ex Pilot Cutter
AU $69,000
Ex Qld Pilot boat "QG Irene". This vessel was built during WW2 for The Queensland Govt Dept of Harbours for Pilotage service. She operated in North Queensland for approx 38 years with a restricted certificate of survey and last worked in Cairns. This craft was retired from service, then sold and has been in the same family since then [39 years]. Now located in Fremantle WA.
Name: " Irene"
Location: Fremantle WA
Country: Western Australia
Year: 1942
Builder: C. E. Crowley & Son, Bulimba, Brisbane QLD
Length: 45' 0" - 13.72m
Draft: 3'6" appr
Displacement: 20t
Hull Material: Timber Hull is NZ Kauri pine with Spotted Gum below the waterline.
Deck Material: Queensland Beech
Engine: Model 6 YCM six cylinder diesel. This engine was lifted out and overhauled by Hamiton Marine Fremantle in 2005 and has done minimal hours [approx 400] since. The engine is slow revving and cruises at approx 1100 rpm. The exhaust is a dry 'up stack' type.
Engine Make: Ruston
HorsePower: 75
Fuel Type: Diesel
Max Speed: 11 kts appr
Cruise Speed: 9 knots
Propulsion: Shaft drive to 3 blade propellor via a Twin Disc 2:1 reduction reversing gearbox
Fuel: 800 l appr
Water: 600 l approx
Galley: Lp gas cook top "Dometic" 3 burner
Refrigeration: Yes
Stove: Yes
Hot Water System: Yes
Accommodation: Double berth aft, two singles forward
Cabins: Two
Berths: 4
Shower: Yes
Toilet: 2
Covers: Canvas awning
Ground Tackle: CQR anchor with hydraulic winch, chain
Bilge Pumps: Yes
Flares: Yes
Fire Protection: Yes, hand held units
Electrics: 12 volt plus 240 volt shore power
Electronics
Navigation:
Compass, TMQ auto pilot, 27 MHZ marine transceiver.
Deck Gear: Mast, folding swim board, dinghy davits, traditional flag pole.
Remarks: Please note: Some of the photographs are file shots taken when the boat was operating as a pilot vessel, including one with the pilot stepping back on board from a ship with the assistance of the coxwain. A Fremantle pen may be available by arrangement. [ pen is leased to 2023] Contact Steve Green 0401 656 415 for inspection arrangements.
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