34' LOA Gieger Sloop


1947 Geiger Vigilant class sloop available for restoration. This is a very capable, and fast sailing design that was used as the design for the first production fiberglass sailboat — the Chinook 34. The boat has been sitting covered for the last 10 years, and is in need of a complete restoration. The boat is sitting on land, at the north of the Chesapeake Bay.

The specifications:

Frederic C. Geiger Vigilant Sloop

Construction plans are on file in the Mystic Library

Vigilant design published in Rudder Magazine; January 46:40

Listed with Lloyds of London, and the Register of Wooden Boats

Year built: 1947

Builder: Bordentown Yacht Service, Bordentown, NJ

Broker: Yacht Sales and Service, Philadelphia/Essington, PA

LWL 23′ 0″
LOA 34′ 4″
Beam 9′ 0″
Draft 3′ 10″ / 7′ (keel/centerboard)
Sail area 470′

Contact Information

Dave Sinson
3421 230th St SW
Brier, WA 98036
United States