|1952 Wheeler Sportfisherman
"Venture ll" was completed in 1952, the hull is planked with one-inch mahogany and the interior finished in mahogany trim and cabinets. The Wheeler Yacht Company was founded over 100 years ago by Howard E. Wheeler, an entrepreneur, in Brooklyn, New York. He had five sons who learned the family business and ran the company for over 50 years. During the period between 1910 and 1965, the family built over 3,500 boats of the finest quality of their time.
Most of the boats were crafted of wood. The hull frames and keel were oak; the hull planking and cabin sides were solid mahogany; and the decks were teak. The fittings were stainless or bronze.
Dry weight: 18 tons
UPDATED Power: Twin 1970 Bedford Diesels
Fuel Tanks: 2 100 Gallon Brass Tanks
Water Tank: Brass Tank -100 Gallons
Holding Tank: 40 Gallons
Max Bridge Clearance: 15'0"
Sleeps 6 in 5 Berths in 3 Cabins
Domestic Air Conditioning Unit
New Upholstery & Foam
Original Custom Venetian Blinds
New Light Brown Sunbrella Cockpit
Flybridge & Windshield Covers
Cockpit Hatch Covers
Electronics & Navigation
Upper & Lower Instruments
Depth Sounder - Finder
30A Shore Power Inlet
50' Power Cord
4 12V Batteries
Built In Battery Charger
Dual Battery Switch
110V Wiring - Marine Grade #12
3 Fire Extinguishers
6 Life Jackets
Large Spot Light
Air Horn with Compressor
Head & Galley
New Electric Head
Pressurized Sink Water
110V Refrigerator & Freezer - Mahogany Doors
3 Burner Stainless Steel Gas Stove with Oven
7'0" Skylight over Galley Dinette Area with 2 Glass Hatches
Monel Counter Tops in Galley & Head
White Hull; White - Teak Deck
Teak Cockpit Sole & Side Decks
4 Bladed Props
1 Spare Set 3-Blade Props
Kohler 3KW Generator (needs rings)
Electric Bilge Pumps
2 Boarding Ladders
4 Fenders with Covers
6 Mooring Lines
3 Anchors with 6' Chain and 100' Rode
Stainless Steel Pipe Davit
Fiberglassed Fore Deck
Propane Water Header (Disconnected)
Access to Forward Rope Locker through Forward Stateroom Door
Mahogany Transom Flag Staff
Mahogany Bow Flag Staff
Naugahide & Foam Cushions in Galley Dinette - Converts to Bunk. Located in new hamburg New York.|
Location: New York
Contact Number: 3475814231
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|Please call owner John at 850-497-5413. Boat is in St. Petersburg, Florida. This is a Classic 1957 Wheeler Motor yacht. There is not another for sale in the US. Fully functional 2 Stateroom, 2 and a half Bath. Must see to believe.. Located in St Petersburg Florida.|
Contact Number: 850-497-5413
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|Bought in San Diego, California, USA in August 2004 and imported into Europe via Genoa, Italy
POSSIBLE SALE WITH MOORING UNDER CONTRACT UNTIL 2017 ...
Moored in Spain: COSTA BRAVA - REGION: MARINA EPURIABRAVA 30mn of Perpignan, France
Overall Length: 65ft (19.80m) ::
Beam: 14ft ::
Draught: 4ft 6ins ::
Displacement: 32 Tons
Engine: Twin 250hp GM Diesel Engines :: Designer: Howard Wheeler :: Builder: Wheeler Yacht Company :: Location: Spain - France
HISTORY & DESCRIPTION:
Ebb Tide is a custom built classic motor-yacht designed by Howard Wheeler and built in 1937 by the Wheeler Yacht Company of Brooklyn, New York.
The company, founded in 1900 by Howard Wheeler have an established reputation as American yacht builders who produced many naval vessels during the Second World War.
Ebb Tide has a long and interesting history including a starring role in the television series 'Rip Tide'
In 2004 the current owner bought Ebb Tide in San Diego, California before having the vessel shipped from Long Beach to Genova, Italy. In more recent years Ebb Tide has cruised the Med. from a Spanish Marina near the French Riviera.
Traditional carvel construction, teak planked hull on oak frames. Laid swept teak deck and aft cockpit. Flared bow with raked stem, varnished transom stern, hard chine bilges with long straight keel.
ACCOMMODATION FOR EIGHT GUESTS IN FIVE CABINS CREW
Spacious Deck Saloon: with upholstered settees to starboard, teak parquet sole, television, heating, drop-leaf table, light and airy with good visability and access to fore and aft cabins.
Single berth Cabin: to starboard.
Ladies Cabin: Situated to starboard with mahogany wardrobe and parquet sole.
Shower & WC: Port hand heads compartment with shower unit, wash basin and wc. Hot & cold water and teak sole.
Triple Cabin - Crew Quarters: Situated to port with three bunk beds, coal stove, teak sole and forehatch access.
Galley: Large fridge, microwave, freezer, three burner gas cooker, coffee machine, fryer, sink unit, pantry and crockery lockers. Teak parquet sole.
Aft Stateroom: Double berth, mahogany lockers and drawers. Ensuite shower, wc, washbasin. Access to aft Cockpit.
Covered teak stern deck with fold down side screens, ideal for alfreco dining.
TWIN 250hp GM DIESEL ENGINES (1971)
10 to 12 knots
cruising speed at 1,200 rpm, 25 litres consumption per hour. Three fuel tanks, 1,900 litres.
Fresh water 2,500 litres. Four 180 amp batteries x 24 volts and one x 12 volt. 6.5 kva Lugger - Northern Light Generator. Tecsup 24 volt - 50 amp Charger. 220 volt - 110 volt - 24 volt - 12 volt Electric Output. 220 volt & 110 volt Converter.
Electric windlass, remote control. 80m chain, two warp - fender boxes, mahogany guard rails on bronze supports. 24 volt electric winch, bathing platform and ladder. Autopiolot, radar, VHF, GPS.
A custom built, quality motor-yacht with refurbished teak hull. Offering spacious, well planned liveaboard style accommodation for extended holidays in the sun or cruising the Mediterrean. Contact us for more information or photographs or to arrange an appointment to view.. Located in france .|
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