SPAT

Beetle Cat, hull #1545, built 1972.

First delivered to Mr. Lea Spring of Crookston, MN, in 1972. Early bronze-fastened boat. At Mr. Spring’s premature passing, boat caretakers were the Hirsh family from approximately 1973-4 to JUL 2021.

Purchased by me in JUL 2021; renamed from BOREAS to SPAT.

Design Specs

LOA:
12′ 
4″
Beam:
6′ 
0″
LWL:
11′ 
8″
Draft:
2′ 
0″
Design or Class: 
Beetle Cat
Former Name: 
BOREAS
Home Port: 
Virginia Beach
Designer: 
Beetle Co.
Boat Type: 
Catboat
Rig: 
Gaff cat
Gross Displacement: 
500 lbs.
Sail Number: 
22
Sail Area: 
100 sf
Number of Engines: 
0
Engine Model: 
Jack Armstrong
Total Engine Horsepower: 
1 man
Fuel Type: 
food
Builder Name: 
Concordia
Location Built: 
S. Dartmouth MA
Year Built: 
1972
Owner Name: 
John Bayer
Owner Country: 
USA
Yacht Club: 
N/A
Posted on:
Wed, 08/25/2021 - 12:02pm
Last modified on:
Wed, 08/25/2021 - 4:06pm