1939, 175 ft Research adventure Vessel EX LIGHTHOUSE TENDER

1939, 175 ft Research adventure Vessel EX LIGHTHOUSE TENDER 175ft | 1939

San Francisco Bay Delta, CA

Location: San Francisco Bay Delta, CA


Norpac Yacht & Ship Brokerage

1150 Brickyard Cove Road Suite B9, Richmond, CA, 94801, United States



Vessel Type: Research
Hull Material: Steel
Year: 1939
Length / Size: 175ft
Price: $275,000.00
Sale / Charter: For Sale
Short Description: PRICE REDUCED BY $85,000!!! \\\\\\\"FIR\\\\\\\" is a small ship as opposed to being a large boat, she is of heavy STEEL CONSTRUCTION, powered by twin Fairbanks-Morse Diesels with reduction & reversing gears. She\\\\\\\'s in great condition & reported fully operational. She possesses a beautiful, roomy & comfortable interior & general accommodations. This vessel would be a great Adventure Yacht in her current configuration & can be made more & more luxurious according to your wishes & decor preferences. Presently, her decor is \\\\\\\"late thirties comfortable shipboard\\\\\\\" as one might see in a number of Bogart films of the period; except there are modern conveniences like washers & driers, audio & video systems, etc. Cruising & living aboard her could be a very comfortable, full, rich & rewarding life-style. The possibility of her forming the home base of some sort of 501(c)3 Non-profit corporation is attractive for those so oriented. \\\\\\\"FIR\\\\\\\" was designated a National Historic Landmark by the Secretary of the Interior on April 27, 1992 (which may, if you are clever, help afford some preferential tax treatment).The Cutter \\\\\\\"FIR\\\\\\\" is a property of exceptional National significance. SHE HAS BEEN IN FRESH WATER MOST OF HER LIFE, AND WELL-MAINTAINED THROUGH THE YEARS. SHE IS REPORTED FULLY OPERABLE.

Features and Measurements

A/C No
Walk in Cooler/ Freezer No
Heated No
Inert Gas System No


Rudder Type

Dynamic Positioning: No

Aux Machinery

Tank Heating: No
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice