STEEL EXPEDITION SCHOONER

The newest design by Simon Brown, a 50 (15m) schooner is currently being built in Cornwall, U.K. It is a concept of an offshore cruising boat with generous accommodation for up to 6 persons, with the strength and capability to cruise to high latitudes.

Accommodation for six in three separate cabins plus the saloon and deckhouse.

Emphasis on practicality and safety for expeditions.

Performance sailing uncompromised by comfort.

Schooner rigged easily sailed shorthanded over long distances.

Spacious and versatile accommodation and robust hull construction.

Large bosuns store/workshop

Carry the RIB and a sailing dinghy on deck ready to launch with davits.

Equipped for long term cruising including generator, watermaker, heating and washing machine.

Pictures of the Hull currently under construction



More pictures of the work in progress as the build goes on




The design was digitised and a CNC cutting file prepared by Ace Marine Naval Architects.
They were also able to check the hydrostatics and the trial stability data.
www.acemarine.co.uk


The hull is currently under construction by Voyager Boatyard, Cornwall.
For further information please call the designer, Simon Brown on 07814 144779 (U.K.)