Morris Francis 26 Flush Deck Sloop

* Year: 1977
* Current Price: US$ 28,000
* Located in South Boston, MA
* Hull Material: Fiberglass
* Engine/Fuel Type: Single Diesel
* YW# 12144-1267447

Dimensions: LOA: 26' LWL: 21'3" Beam: 8' Displacement: 6800 lbs. Draft: 3'10" Ballast: 3500 lbs.

Tankage Fuel: 15 gal.

Construction: Hand layed Fiberglass deck and hull, external lead ballast, grey hull with green whale stripe. Interior overhead is ¼” plywood covered with white Formica and trimmed in cherry.

: “Fancy’s” interior layout is very open and spacious. Immediately to port and starboard of the companionway are two (2) generous quarter-berths with storage below. Moving forward to port there is a small galley with 2-burner Shipmate kerosene cook stove and oven and stainless steel sink, and to starboard is a nav table with storage lockers below. Two (2) larger than normal pipe berths are located on both port and starboard sides with satin-varnished teak sheathing covering the internal hull surfaces. A Shipmate coal/wood stove (new 2004) is located to port and outboard of the pipe-berth. Forward of the pipe berth bulkhead is an area perfect for sail storage and other miscellaneous gear. A “porto potty” is located on centerline; just forward of the main mast. Cushions new (2002). Classic oil lamps provide the majority of interior lighting.

Steering: External tiller w/ Fleming self-steering system.

: 1986 Volvo 9 HP (installed by Morris Yachts in 1986) Low hours.

Electrical/Electronics & Navigation

- HF Radio(Sailor) RT144B
- Icom SSB (M700)
- Cybernet CMS 3000 Hi-Fi w/ (2) AR Extension speakers
- Navico removable autopilot
- Datamarine depth sounder
- Ampair wind generator
- Running lights

: Two (2) mainsails, storm trysail and storm jib.

: Aluminum mast and boom (painted white) w/ boom gallows and stainless steel wire standing rigging. Jib is club-footed.

Equipment & Features
: Bilge pump, compass, life jackets, docklines, fenders and misc. USCG required equipment. Fiberglass Dyer dinghy w/oars also available (but sold separately).

Aug 12, 2004
Contact Morris Yachts.
110 Granville Road
PO Box 395
Bass Harbor, ME 04653, USA
Tel 207-244-5509
Fax 207-244-5866