'Rona' is a stunning Classic Stow and Sons Ketch built in 1895. She is presented in very good condition having been well cared for throughout her life by enthusiastic and knowlegeable owners. As with any classic yacht 'Rona' requires constant care and attention and has been kept in great shape, including the addition of modern comforts such as electric heads and air-conditioning.
'Rona' underwent an extensive refit in 1995-97 and was bought by her current owner in 2017, at which time she had a full survey and all survey items have been since been addressed by the current owner.
Viewing is highly recommended to be able to appreciate this beatuiful classic yacht has to offer.
|Model:||Stow and Sons Classic Yacht|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Length over all:||66'|
|Draft, drive up:||9'|
|Fuel capacity:||950 Litres|
|Water capacity:||680 Litres|
'Rona' is a classic Stow and Sons cutter rigged ketch, originally built in 1895. She has a centreline structure of English Oak, with grown English Oak frames set at 20" centres and are 4 3/4" deep and 8" wide, and sawn English Oak frames set at 13" centres, 4" by 4" with some doubled at lower ends.
The floors are of forged iron 3 1/2" width, 1 1/2" depth tapering to 1/2". Beam shelves and springers are also of English Oak.
'Rona' features 2" teak hull planking, all of which was removed during her 1945/50 rebuild and refastened using bronze bumps
Her garboards are 2 sawn English Oak (new 1995), deck beams are English Oak (new 1985), deck planking is 1 7/8 teak (new 1985) and her decks were re-caulked in 2008.
Bulwark stanchions are English Oak, 3 sided sheathed above deck with 3/8 teak 1994/6. Bulwark planking is 7/8 teak (new 1994/6).
All deck joinery is solid teak, gloss varnished all replaced 1995/97. Her Doghouse replaced in 1989.
The mast was repaired at the Royal Hong Kong Yacht Club in 2011 & 2013. The mizzen was repaired in 2015. The main mast was stripped backed and varnished in 2013 and the mizzen in 2015.
Nicolle Associates offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.
As always photographs do not do justice so a viewing is highly recommended.
This boat is lying in Nongsa, Indonesia.
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