Yacht "SKO" Classic Sailing Boat

by George Wearing
(Ponsanooth Cornwall)

For Sale

Designed Sparkman and Stephens.

Built in 1971 by Deacons Boatyard as the Deacon 33, She was the mould for the Deb 33 glass fibre boats.

I have the original drawings.

This is a restoration project since the boat is in need of substantial re-planking above the waterline and general re-refurbishment.

  • Mahogany planked and splined hull.

  • Teak decks and coachroof.

  • Laminated iroko frames.

  • Bronze floors.

  • Volvo 23hp inboard engine ( will need overhaul).

  • Shallow draft with drop keel 7ft 3” keel down, 3ft 6” plate up.
Sale to include: boat, mast and spares, steel cradle, comprehensive inventory although the electronics will be obsolete now I expect

I converted her to yawl, in common with a lot of S and S yachts, one advantage was that I could set a mizzen staysail!.

Featured in Classic boat magazine some years ago, Peter Phelan author and photographer.

Asking price £2850

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Aug 19, 2020
Tender to Sko
by: Anonymous


If your tender was an 8' clinker-built pram, converted for sailing, I have just acquired her!

Good luck with the sale.


Jan 17, 2019
Deacon 33
by: Anonymous

Hello there.
My name is Mike Bridgwater and would be interested in finding out more about the boat. Tel 07891354801.

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