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  • Manufacturer: Hillyard
  • Location: Chichester Harbour afloat
  • Year: 1948
  • LOA: 32'6" (9.91m)
  • Beam: 9' 0'' (2.74m)
  • Berths: 3
  • Draft: 1.7
  • Keel: Long keel
  • ID no.: 03777
  • Cabins: 2
  • Heads: 1
  • Engine Make: Waterpanther
  • Horsepower: 39hp
  • Drive Type: Shaft drive
  • Fuel Type: Diesel
  • Fuel Tank Size: 72 Litres
  • Cruise Speed: 5 knots approx.
  • Top Speed: 6 knots approx.

Broker Remarks

Beautiful, classic, 8 ton HILLYARD built by David G Hillyard's in 1948. Carvel construction, pitch pine on oak. Teak decks, long fin fin keel, canoe stern, and tiller steering. Second-hand Waterpanther 39HP diesel inboard engine fitted 4 years ago, 3 blade prop. 3 berths plus pipe cot, 5' 11" headroom.  Mainsail, foresail, and spinnaker. 2 x 12v batteries 2 years old. Diesel heater. Winches and anchor windlass.  Inventory includes bilge pumps, fenders, boathook, clock and barometer and a GRP dinghy. "Bonnie" is a lovely, eye-catching, traditional yacht that has recently been substantially reduced in price to achieve a quick sale. 

Lying: Afloat Chichester harbour.  All viewing strictly by prior appointment.


3 berths plus pipe cot in 2 cabins with approximately 6' headroom.
Sea toilet in separate compartment
Galley including  sink and 2 burner gas hob with oven and grill
Wood interior
Original diesel heating

Mechanical and Rigging

Replacement second-hand Waterpanther 39HP diesel inboard engine fitted approximately 4 years ago
Sea water cooling
Serviced 2016
Shaft driven 3 blade prop
Cruises at 5 knots.  Max speed achieved with clean hull and no headwind 9 knots.

Rig and spars:
Wooden mast and boom, spinnaker pole (she is rigged as a 12 ton Hillyard)
Stainless steel standing rigging
Terylene running rigging
2 x winches, also used for the spinnaker

Main, genoa and spinnaker


2 x 12v batteries new 2015
Engine alternator

1 x stainless steel fuel tank 72 litres
1 x stainless steel water tank 150 litres.

Anchor with chain and warp
Manual anchor windlass
Manual and electric bilge pumps
Navigation lights
Guard rail
Clock and barometer
8' GRP Dinghy (3-4 man) with oars
Cutlery, crockery and cooking utensils
Life jackets.

Wind indicator on mast
Echo sounder.

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