YACHT RAMAGE was originally owned by the nautical historian and nautical fiction author Dudley Pope and his family.
Ramage is the name of the principal character in many of his novels. The yacht is now owned by a young couple who have put much work into her full
refurbishment over the past few years.
Built of strip planked Guyana teak (Purple heart) over purple heart frames, Traditional wooden construction using quality South American hardwoods. Long keel with keel-hung rudder. Wheel steering
with chain and cable system. Cockpit. Teak decks and superstructure mostly glassed over. Teak paneled interior.
Cutter rigged Ketch. Working area aprox. 100 squaremeter. Sails : Main, Mizzen, Staysail, Yankee, Genoa, Mizzenstaysail, Stormjib, Spares
30 kg Bruce, 25 kg CQR, 25 kg Danforth, 20 kg fisherman, 70m of 12 mm chain, another 30m of 12mm chain, Lofrans Falcon 3000 w. electric anchor windlass. Optimist sailing dinghy and sails. TENDER: AB
12 foot inflatable dinghy with 15 hp Johnson and 5 hp Mariner outboard engine.
Sleeps 4 plus 2 crew in 3 cabins. Interior Layout (fore to aft) : Chainlocker, Forecabin with big Vee-berth, Heads and shower to port, pantry to stb, Lower saloon with single berth to port, galley
with four burner oven plus stove (force 10) and fridge to stb, engineroom with deck house saloon above (convertable bunks), aftcabin with two single bunks and large storage area.
Autohelm ST 6000 Autopilot; Furuno FCV-581 Fish Finder; Garmin 25 GPS; King 7000 VHF; Pioneer Stereo and Bose speakers. Four electric bilge pumps. 110 AC and 12 volt DC stand-up domestic refrigerator
also operable from butane. Toaster oven and butane Force 10 stove with oven. Pressurized water system for galley, shower and head
12 volt system. 3000 watt Heart interface inverter; 2 x 250 AGM batteries plus starting battery bank. 70 watt solar panels. Air Marine Windcharger. High output alternators (2). GENERATOR: Portable
1000w petrol generator.