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1965 Pearson Vanguard

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Lopez Island, WA
Listed: 07-22-2020

$12,500 US

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Boat is located in Lopez Island, Washington.

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1965 Pearson Vanguard - 32.5 ft.

Designed by famous marine architect Philip Rhodes, the Vanguard is a classic cruiser known for world travel.

It combines graceful lines with bullet-proof construction.

The ‘Vivian’ is hull #198 (1965) and although it is mostly original, it is in very good condition considering its age.

The hull and deck, thru-holes, keel,rudder and standing rigging are all sound.

New Stainless mast step and rewired mast by prior owner.

Atomic 4 upgraded to Universal M25 diesel with remote oil cooler/filter, new stainless shaft and dripless seal.

Parquet cabin floor and newer upholstery.

New toilet, hoses and holding tank in 2015.

Fab-All diesel bulkhead heater.Optional salon arrangement features large starboard galley with icebox, sink,and Force 10 propane range/oven.

Closed dish cupboard and pantry.

Dinette onport side seats 4, sleeps 2, and doubles as a great chart table.

Head and hanging locker located between salon and v-berth that sleeps 2.

Exterior cabin and brightwork recently refinished and new windows installed. 30amp shore power with 50amp battery charger, isolated 12Volttransformer, (6) 110volt outlets and (2) 12volt deep draw storage batteries.Instruments are older and could be upgraded.

Working Danforth compass, depthsounder, Loran fish finder, and VHF.

Knot meter needs new sender and is not working.

Boat passed 2017 Coast Guard Inspection and is currently registered.

Sails include reefable main, North Sails roller furling with 150 Genoa, 110,and storm jib.

Seldom used spinnaker with whisker pole.

The ‘Vivian’ has sailed Puget sound and Hood canal, the San Juan and Gulf Islands, and the Strait of Georgia as far north as Desolation Sound.

It is currently being sailed, but age forces parting with the grand old girl.

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