Extraordinary craftsmanship and design went into building thee Captain Blackburn Cutter. Like all well loved classics "Pert" has a story. She is the creation of two brothers, an engineer and a farmer, both perfectionists looking for a project that combined their talents and passions. One day, thumbing through Wooden Boat Magazine they came across Bill Garden's design, a Canadian Naval Architect. Inspired by the simple beauty and classic lines of the sailboat, a joint project ensued, a labor of love. Several years later a beautifully constructed masterpiece emerged. She is a cold-molded gaff rigged cutter built by the Fish Brothers. She is one of a kind. She has a single spruce mast, mainsail, jib, drifter & topsail....
Please contact Sandy Bakken at SEA Marine for additional information or to arrange viewing.
Cell: 503.475.0619 Office: 360.385.4000.
Her bowsprit, clipper bow, chain-plates and life-line stanchions are all bronze, cast by Port Townsend Foundry. The finest materials were purchased, no expense spared.
She was launched in 2003 and the Fish Brothers made a few treasured journeys.
Currently in covered storage on 3 axle purpose built 21,000 lb trailer.
Vessel name: "Pert"
HIN WNZ7068CG303 Regn # WN411RM
Length on deck 28ft LOA 36ft Beam 8'6" Draft 4'8" Displ. 10,200 lbs
Tankage - 2 fuel / fiberglass - 34 galls. Water - 1 Poly @ 35 galls, Holding -poly @ 6 galls.
Single Yanmar 2GM20 18hp two cylinder, naturally aspirated, fresh water cooled diesel engine
1" stainless alloy propeller shaft and a 3 bladed 16" RH 10" bronze propeller.
Icom M302 VHF radio
Raymarine ST40 digital depthsounder
Ritchie steering compass.
Very charming double v- berth forward with oval framed opening separating it from the Salon.
Built-in book shelves and lighting
Single berths port & starboard in Salon with lighting, built-in book shelves and additional storage below
Auxiliary machinery , ground tackle & steering system - 35# CQR with 250' 1/4" High-Test galvanized chain, 25# CQR, Windlass- Ideal bronze 12VDC vertical- axis, Steering - Edson rack & pinion worm gear with below deck Raymarine auto pilot.
Galley, Pumps etc : bronze 1/4 turn seacocks, 2 electric bilge pumps - Rule 3700 GPH & Rule 750 GPH, manual Whale gusher double diaphragm bilge pump. Galley has Sigma Model 200 diesel range, icebox, cabin heat from galley range, Lavac marine toilet. Extensive storage lockers throughout. Hot water tank.
Electrical system : ship is 12 VDC with shore power 110 VAC , True Charge 20amp battery charger, 3 Group 31 batteries .
Keel bolts- bronze . Rudder Post - bronze. Hull material- Cedar with cloth/epoxy sheathing - laminated with West System epoxy and consists of four layers of 1/8" Western Red cedar and an external layer of 1/4" mahogany hardwood. Deck material - marine plywood with cloth/epoxy sheathing. Fastenings - bronze below waterline. Frames - hardwood.
Ideal Anchor Windlass
Sails - Main, Jib, Staysai, Sail Covers - Excellent condition
Winches- Murray bronze & Lewmar
Rigging -1x19 stainless steel wire
Mast & boom- Spruce
Inflatable - Mercury 7 1/2ft with 3 1/2 hp Tohatsu outboard - as new
Trailer - 3 axle 21,000 lb
419 Jackson Street
Port Townsend, WA 98368