|Mooring Country:||United Kingdom|
|Length:||12.8 m/42 ft|
|Width:||3.66 m/12 ft|
|Draft:||0.91 m/3 ft|
|Engine manufacturer:ford mermaid|
|No. of engines:||2|
Remarks :NELSON 42 for sale believed to be built in 1970s approximately 1977. Dark blue GRP hull, deck and superstructure ply sheathed (scimmed) professionally in 2000. Twin Ford Mermaid 250HP 6 cylinders, diesels reconditioned 2000, hours since rebuild 460, cruises at 14-16 knots, maximum speed 22 knots,
Morse controls, 3 bladed props, shaft driven, serviced Oct 2015, new fuel and water tanks, 6 berths in 2 cabins excluding the saloon with 6'2" headroom, toilet comparment with handbasin and shower, hot and cold water, blue upholstery, 4 x new batteries, shore power, 12v/2kv starting, compass, speed, Raymarine C120 plotter, echo sounder, log, Raymarine radar Icom VHF, dinghy, 4 x new batteries, CD/radio, automatic fire extinguishers in engine bay, etc etc. She has just had her topsides painted, antifouled, new anodes.
Her history, she was originally owned by the Admiralty, sold to the Channel Islands, was refitted in 2000. Has also been on the Thames in her life, bought by the current owner in 2012 only selling to purchase another boat.
Lying Afloat Chichester Marina.
6 berths in 2 cabins with full headroom (1 x double berth, 2 x singles)
Seperate w.c. compartment with washbasin
2 x hanging lockers
1 x wet locker
Gas cooker with grill and oven
New 2015 refrigerator
Crockery and cutlery
Hot water system
Raymarine C120 plotter
12v/2 kv starting
8 x batteries (4 x new October 2015)
240v battery charger
Shore powerGeneral equipment:
Stainless steel brackets for dinghy
Inflatable dinghy approximately 2.5M
Manual and electric bilge pumps
Automatic fire extinguishers in each engine bay
Some life jackets
Aerial only for TV (No actual TV)
Box of engine spares
Cockpit cover (removable on 3 sides).
Twin Ford Mermaid 250HP diesel inboard engines reconditioned, supplied and fitted by Mermaid engines Ltd 2000
Regularly serviced, just been serviced and new filters Sept 2015
Engine hours 460 hrs
4 x new batteries (2 x engine, 2 x domestic).