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1990 Cornish Crabbers Shrimper

Levington, United Kingdom


 The Cornish Shrimper is a hugely popular trailer-sailer with attractive lines and bags of character.  These easily handled pocket cruisers have sparkling performance and enough accommodation below for weekending.  A delightful design, ideal for coastal sailing and shallow water exploration, and economical to run.

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Basic Boat Info

Price: £9,750
Boat Name: Six Bells
Make: Cornish Crabbers
Model: Shrimper
Year: 1990
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Cornish Crabbers
Designer: Roger Dongray
Construction: Fiberglass
Keel Type: Lifting Keel


Length: 23 ft
Length Overall: 22'6 ft
Waterline Length: 17'6 ft
Beam: 7'2 ft
Max Draft: 4 ft
Min Draft: 1'6 ft

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Mariner
  • Model: 4
  • Fuel: Unleaded
  • Engine Power: 4hp
  • Type: Outboard
Cruising Speed: 4 kn
Maximum Speed: 5 kn

The simple open plan accommodation offers two berths in one cabin.  There is a chemical toilet.  

Mechanical Systems

Located in cockpit well, Mariner 4hp two stroke outboard engine.  Hand start.  Forward and reverse gears.  Integral fuel tank.  

Spars & Sails

Gaff rigged sloop.  Varnished pine mast, boom and bowsprit.  Stainless steel standing rigging.   Terylene running rigging.  Slab reefing mainsail.  Headsail furling system.  Lines led aft to cockpit. 

  • Mainsail  -  very good
  • Furling jib  -  very good
Deck Equipment
  • Plough anchor with chain and warp
  • Coachroof grab rails
  • Sail cover
  • Varios fenders
  • Boat hook
  • Cockpit tent/cover
Navigation Equipment
  • Steering compass
Safety Equipment
  • Manual bilge pump
  • Bramber galvanised road trailer with recent suspension units, hubs and brakes.

Built around 1990 by Cornish Crabbers to a design by Roger Dongray.  Dark blue GRP hull with teak rubbing strakes.  White GRP superstructure with moulded non-slip.  Long keel with bilge runners and lifting centreplate.  Rudder with drop plate.  Tiller steering.  Aft cockpit.


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General note on safety equipment: Any safety equipment such as liferaft, fire extinguishers and flares etc., are usually personal to the current owner(s) and if being left on board as part of the sale of a used vessel, may require routine servicing, replacement, or changing to meet a new owner’s specific needs.

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