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1955 Landing Craft LCM-8

$795,000 San Diego, California
Make Landing Craft
Model LCM-8
Year 1955
Condition Used
Price US$795,000
Type Power
Class Commercial Boat (Power)
Length 74 ft
Fuel Type Diesel
Hull Material Steel
Location San Diego, California
LOA 74 ft
Length on Deck 74 ft
Beam 21 ft
Max Draft 3 ft 6 in
Min. Draft 2 ft 5 in
Displacement (Full Load) 210000 lb
Engine Type Inboard
Engine Make NEW John Deere
Engine Model 6125 AFM M2
Fuel Type Diesel
Engine Year 2010
Power 400 hp
Drive Type Direct Drive
Engine Location Port
Propeller Type 3 Blade
Engine Type Inboard
Engine Make NEW John Deere
Engine Model 6125 AFM M2
Fuel Type Diesel
Engine Year 2010
Power 400 hp
Drive Type Direct Drive
Engine Location Starboard
Propeller Type 3 Blade
Maximum Speed 12 kn
Cruising Speed 9 kn
Range 190 nmi
Fuel Tanks 1 x 800 gal (UK) (
Fresh Water Tanks 1
Holding Tanks 1


                                 Available for SALE or LEASE

         Custom Crew accommodations including head and galley

              Survey report available to prospective purchaser

A rugged custom LCM-8 Landing Craft. Available for Lease or Purchase. repowered in 2010 with 2 new John Deere 6125 AFM main engines. Up to100 Ton cargo haul capacity. A 12 Ton RO Stringer Crane with three extention booms to 65 feet was added on the Starboard side with a hook height off the water of 75 feet. Over $700,000 was spent on new engines and refitted with new (2) deck level superstructure with acommodations for crew of 3.  New propellers, shafts, engine keel coolers, 7 HP bilge  and fire pump were added and engine room blowers, Two new generators. This LCM-8 is ready for sevice. Surveys and upgrade report upon request.

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NEW JOHN DEERE ENGINES, two generators, Cargo area has been reconfigured to allow more cargo. Both wing walks are fitted with extra cleats and mooring bits. Cargo box 42' X16' X 4'6" with a foward steel ramp. All deck surfaces are coated with non skid paint. A secondary steering station with crane controls are located on the starboard side foward of the house. This LCM-8 has been completely rebuilt, survey of rebuild on request.

Operational and available for immediate service.


The preceding specifications are designed only to describe the vessel and its equipment. Certain items, additions, deletions may occur. This information was obtained from sources believed to be reliable and this 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. All measurements, speeds, consumptions are approximate. Any comment by broker or agents are opinion and not statement of fact. 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. These specifications are not a contract document.


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