1978 Bristol 29.9 located in Massachusetts for sale

30' Bristol 29.9


Description: The Bristol 29.9 has the reputation of being one of the biggest 30 footers on the market. Thundermist has been maintained in excellent condition and is ready to sail away. Boat sleeps six. V-berth forward. Large shelves are located outboard of v-berth. Drawer space underneath and large overhead hatch. Moving aft one enters head on port which runs full width of boat and floor plumbed for shower drain is added. Manual and presureized cold water is supplied. Heading aft to main saloon is large fold down dining table mounted on the forward bulkhead. On port is settee which pulls out to make double berth. Single berth on starboard with storage above and below. Continuing aft on port side, navigation table, radios, electric panel AM/FM stereo and the seat is also part of the quarter berth. On starboard, the galley with large stainless sink with manual and pressurized cold water, ice box and lots of storage. Large overhead hatch allows plenty of fresh air and light. There is 6'l" headroom and Halcyon?s interior is handcrafted in varnished mahogany and her cabin sole is teak with holly inlay. Engine space is located well aft to improve interior living space. Automatic bilge pump, manual bilge pump and interior hand rails overhead. 2 opening hatches. The Herreshoff 29.9 design is designed for successful racing under MORC and JOR with unusual accommodations for her size. The water line is long in relation to over-all length. The lead ballast is positioned for low center of gravity for good sail carrying ability. The aft rudder, with fixed skeg, provides positive steering control. The engine way aft allows for better utilization of interior space. This plus ample beam and over six feet of headroom, provide exceptional spaciousness and convenience for her size. Quality construction has the deck-to-hull joining with the deck laid inside the hull on an integral flange, in a sealant type bedding compound and securely fastened together with teak-trim toe rails with stainless steel through

Equipment: Anchor and chain
Dock lines
Shore Power Cord
Soney Stereo
Uniden Maring Radio
Sail and winch conver
Pedestal Cover
Wireless Apparant Wind Indicator
Harken Lazy Jacks
Boom Vang
Lewmar 16" Two Speed Winches
North Sails Main
130% North Sails Genoa
Scheafor Furler
Harken Blocks

Location: Fall River, Massachusetts

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