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Scruton Marine Services

Port Dover
Port Dover
N0A 1N7

Fax:  519 583 2189

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1938 1938 69' Great Lakes Commercial Fishing Vessel


Port Dover,IL,United States

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1938 69' x 18.5' x 6.5' Steel Great Lakes Commercial Fishing Vessel

Built by Goodison Bros, Erieau, Ontario, Canada

Gross tonnage: 55 tons

Last survey: Bottom was surveyed 2010

Shell plate thickness: .190

Headroom: Wheelhouse - 73", Cabin - 75", Engine room - 72"

Engine: Detroit Diesel 8V-71 - 240   hp @ 1800 rpm, year 1958

Transmission: Allison 3:1 ratio

Shaft size: 3.5"

Steering: Hydraulic

Propeller: 38" x 28". 3 blade, RH, bronze propeller

Cruising speed: 8 kts

Fuel consumption: 5 - 9 gph

Generator: 12 KW gen set -  Deutz F2L511, 19.9 hp engine, Pritchard generator end

Electronics: Koden radar, Foruno depth sounder, Sperry compass, Sperry 8T auto pilot

Bilge pumps: 12V and 110V

Furnace: Diesel

Fuel capacity: 630 gal

Registered as a recreation vessel in USA

Additional Features:  Very strong, well built hull suitable for conversion to expedition type live aboard or dive boat.  The owner is unable to realize his dream.  Profile drawings are available. 

Located in Chicago, Illinois

Price: $42,000 USD

Boat Details
Fuel DieselHull Material Steel 
Beam 18 ft 6 inMax Draft 6 ft 6 in 
Engine Make Detroit DieselEngine Model 8V-71 
Engine Year 1958Fuel Capacity 630 gal 
Length Overall 69 ftCabin Headroom 6 ft 1 in 
Number of Engines 1    

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Port Dover
N0A 1N7

Fax:  519 583 2189


The Company 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.

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Scruton Marine Services  - File No. FV2112

Please contact Peggy Scruton at 519-583-1636 for further information