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1982 Custom Trawler

Category: Boats for Sale
1982 Custom Trawler
1982 Custom Trawler
1982 Custom Trawler
1982 Custom Trawler
1982 Custom Trawler

Beautiful well-maintained classic, built for retirement and family enjoyment, has travelled extensively on the East Coast. Features include a 6-71 Detroit diesel, custom mahogany cabins, and flying bridge with bimini top. Family motivated to sell at $18,900 or best offer.

Fifth and final boat designed and built by Raymond L. Carlson of Massachusetts. "Laura V" was launched in 1982, and enjoyed by Ray until his death in 2011. Displacement hull is in excellent condition, heavily constructed of  1 3/8″ clear cedar planks with 2″ square white oak ribs on 12″ centers. The stem and keel are tapered 6″ x 12″ white oak. Decks are fiberglass over plywood.

The engine is freshwater cooled, and was totally rebuilt in 1991. New electronics, gauges, and wiring in 2011. Includes a 1,000 watt inverter, and shore power set-up. Two 350 gallon fuel tanks with a fuel manifold and recently rebuilt Westerbeke 8kW generator on board. Water tanks hold 200 gallons. Electric toilet with 25 gallon PVC holding tank.

40,000 lbs, 14′11″ beam, 4′6″ draft, and cruises at 8 knots. Master bedroom with large closet, galley with dinette that converts to a bed, two bunks in front.

Contact Information

Len Carlson