- Viking Class Sloop
- 10 m
- Engine Make
- 2.8 m
- Engine Count
- Draft Max
- 1.5 m
- Full Keel
- Hull Material
- United Kingdom
- Boat Type
- RB Ref
About this Buchanan Viking Class Sloop
Buchanan Viking Class Sloop - 1965 - Just reduced down to £19,250
An attractive classic yacht from Alan Buchanan. Under present ownership for five years, carefully maintained and extensively refitted in 2010/11.
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Spacious and comfortable accommodation finished in varnished mahogany with blue upholstery.
Forward cabin with two berths and opening overhead hatch.
Heads compartment with sea toilet and pull-out sink, pressurised water system.
Saloon with settee berths to port and starboard with side lockers behind.
Navigation station to starboard with large chart table, chart stowage and lockers, Quarterberth to starboard aft of navigation area.
Galley aft to port with Plastimo gas stove with grill and oven, sink with manual water system
Cabin lighting throughout
Mechanical And Electrical Systems
Yanmar 2GM20 15hp diesel engine, raw water cooled
Shaft drive to centerline Propeller (Prop renewed in 2015)
2 x 12 volt batteries, switched, both renewed in 2015
Plastic fuel tank (Approx 60Ltr)
Stainless steel water tank (Approx 80Ltr)
Sails & Spars
Bermudan sloop with varnished spruce deck stepped mast in a galvanised tabernacle.
Varnished Spruce slab reefing Boom
Stainless steel standing rigging renewed in 2010
Storm jib (Little used)
Stowe Dataline speed/depth
Stowe Dataline wind speed/direction
Standard Horizon GX1700 DSC/VHF radio
All-over deck cover
Anchor with chain and warp
Laminated wood tiller
Six man liferaft
Manual and electric bilge pumps
Pilot gas alarm
Full navigation lights
History & Construction
Constructed by William Wyatt, West Mersea in 1965.
Carvel laid planking, Iroko below the waterline and Mahogany above on 1" Canadian Rock Elm frames with copper fastenings. Timber and galvanised floors.
Teak laid decks on plywood.
Self-draining cockpit with teak laid seating
Long keel with iron ballast, transom hung rudder.
Under current ownership for five years.
Hull stripped and repainted above and below waterline in 2011, repainted in 2015.
Chainplates renewed in 2015
Re-wired in 2015
Tiller renewed in 2015