• Nelson 29'


    "Oarsman" is a very good example of the popular Nelson 29. She is fitted with a single Ford Mermaid (turbo 4) 200hp diesel which provides both economical cruising as well as a very good top speed of 18knots.
    Her internal fit out is to a high standard, and externally she is in very good order, with just minor varnishing required.

  • LOA: 28'10" / 8.56m
    LWL: 25'00" / 7.62m
    Beam: 10'04" / 3.06m
    Draft: 2'09" / 0.63m
    Year: 1991
    Hull Material: GRP

  • Engine: Ford Mermaid (turbo 4) 200hp
    Accom: 4 berths
    Builder: Crescent
    Designer: TT Boat Designs
    Location: Northern Ireland
    Price: £27,500

  • For further information
    Please Contact:

    Steve: +44 (0) 780 320 2311
    Harry: +44 (0) 777 868 2909

  • Accommodation

    Twin bunks / double in forward cockpit, also double in pilot house to rear of steering wheel. Toilet with shower to port side with chart table / storage under to starboard. Galley sink to starboard with mentholated spirits stove, fridge under navigators seat. Pressurised hot and cold water (37 gallons) with storage for all galley equipment and utensils to starboard side of pilot house.


    Hull white GRP. The hull is hand laid using woven roving and chopped strand mat in Polyester resin. The hull has also been epoxy coated from new as a further barrier system and protection to hull. Frames and stringers are foam, hull stiffening is foam and ply reinforcement is balsa and ply. Teak deck.

  • Electrics

    240v shore power to boat via ring main circuit. Navigation Lights. Windscreen wipers.


    Single Ford Mermaid (turbo 4) 200hp (fitted new in 1993) with a GRP built in drip tray. 1200 hours run (approx) Single bronze 21 x 18 four bladed propeller on a conventional shaft driven via a Hurth 1.5.1 vee drive gear box. Max speed 18knots, cruising speed of 12knots. Engine services May 2016.

    Nav Equipment

    Icom VHF radio (with 30w external hailer) Raymarine 80 plotter, radar, depth sounder. DSC radio.

  • Deck Equipment

    S/s pulpit on foredeck with substantial mooring cleats and bollard. Electric reversing windlass with control on deck and remote in wheelhouse. Full cockpit cover (needs replacing) in addition to a Tonneau cover. Collapsible mast on wheelhouse.

    Safety Equipment

    Fire Extinguishers. Fog Horn.


    Adjustable trim tabs. 2 Integral fuel tanks with a capacity of 150 gallons with primary filter separator.

In this case we are acting as Brokers only. The Vendor is not selling in the course of business. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not in any way guaranteed. These particulars are intended as a guide only and they do not constitute a term of any contract. Prospective buyers are advised to check the specification and condition of the vessel for themselves, and where appropriate, at their own expense, to employ a qualified marine surveyor to carry out a survey and sea trial and/or to have an engine trial conducted.