• Used boat 5963 | Schooner used

    Schooner MOODY 31 MK II

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    • Devon (United Kingdom)
    • Year : 1986
    • Length: 9,37m.
    • MOODY 31 MK II 9.37 m from Length 1,52 m from Draft. Electricity / Motor:1x28 cv volvo 2003 (diesel). Observations: moody 31is a well equipped and popular family cruising yacht ...

  • Used boat 2735 | Schooner used

    Schooner BELLIURE 35 ENDURANCE

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    • Devon (United Kingdom)
    • Year : 1987
    • Length: 10,75m.
    • BELLIURE 35 ENDURANCE 10.75 m from Length 1,71 m from Draft. Electricity / Motor:1x44 cv mitsubishi mini 48 sole (diesel). Observations: the endurance 35 is a heavy displacement ...

  • Used boat 7083 | Schooner used

    Schooner Moody S31

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    • Devon (United Kingdom)
    • Year : 1994
    • Length: 9,45m.
    • Moody S31 9.45 m from Length. Electronics: vhf, cd player, compass, autopilot, plotter, radio, wind speed and direction, gps, radar. Deck equipment: sleeps 6 in 2 double and 2 ...

The schooner originated in Turkey and was historically used as fishing or cargo vessel. It is a type of sailing boat with two or more masts (it can have up to seven) which are slightly inclined towards the stern and rigging consisting of the jib sails. It differs from other types of sailing boats because it is a very wide and long boat, its length can vary from 14 to 36 metres, which therefore ensures comfort and stability.

Nowadays, these features make the schooner an ideal boat for a cruise, but not so good as a fishing or cargo boat. Generally, schooners are made of solid wood (mahogany, teak, iroko, pine), but most modern ones are made of steel. When have a motor, they can reach a cruising speed of 10 to 11 knots. They can accommodate a crew of between 6 to 24 members and may have between 4 to 12 single or double cabins with a private bathroom. The foredeck is often used as a sun deck or relaxation area, while the stern is usually the dining area.