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P.O. Box 3258 Annapolis, MD  21403  PH: 410-268-9223  FX: 410-268-9223 (Call First)
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1980 CT 54 KETCH


    ASKING PRICE                                                                                                              $225,000.00     $199,900.  
     SPECIFICATIONS                                                                                                         LOCATED:               MD     
  LOA: 53' 05"           DRAFT:  6' 05"             SAIL AREA: 1,455  SF.
  LWL: 42' 05"         BALLAST: 16,500 LBS.        WATER CAP.:   250 GAL.
 BEAM: 15' 01"           DISPL: 57,000 LBS.         FUEL CAP.:   400 GAL.
 EQUIPMENT:  Lehman Ford 120hp diesel, 6kw Northern Lights generator, bow thruster, RF Main mast &, RF headsail, MUCH MORE!
 Autohelm 7000 Autopilot, Raymarine Radar/GPS/chart plotter, Wind, DS, KM, Log w/ Autohelm Tri-data repeater, MORE!                                
  Owner has loved, cruised and done many upgrades on this fine yacht. A new direction in life has her for sale.
 (See details below )   


 1980 Ta Chaio CT 54 Ketch "PILGRIM"

Full Transom w/ Teak Boards              Hull Fwd                                   Hull Stb                    Full Rudder & Bronze Prop

     Great Visibility Fwd & Aft w/ Large Aft Deck                          Decks View Aft                  Decks View Stb. Fwd   

Decks View Port Fwd                     Mast Steps Aloft                    Cockpit View Fwd                 Cruising Spinnaker    


      Crow's Nest                               Aft Deck                         Teak Drop Leaf Table                Full Hard Dodger  

   Saloon Fwd                         Saloon Port Fwd.                     Saloon Stb Fwd                      Saloon View Aft

                    Nav Station                                   Dinette                                       Galley                 Additional Galley Work Space

           Fwd "V" Upper/Lower Berths            Port Fwd Cabin                        Stb Fwd Cabin           Aft Stateroom w/ Queen Berth     
                 Aft Head                               Fwd Head                           Fwd Stall Shower                      Midships Head             

Generator...Spotless!                        Engine Room                      Layout Drawing                           Sail Plan            


Interior finish is varnished teak with a spectacular curved entry companionway stair with hand rails. She can sleep up to 11 including a convertible dinette plus additional sleeping in the large cockpit with hard dodger, companionway bimini and hard top.

The galley is a chef's delight with 3 burner propane stove with oven, microwave and stainless steel lined separate refrigerator and freezer. In addition to a large open pass-thru to the saloon for the chef to be part of the company, there is additional counter space inboard of the cooking area.


This classic CT54 Ketch is a gem. In addition to the fine solid teak joinery found in the traditional CT yachts, "PILGRIM" offers the following additional equipment and upgrades. Call for details.


Double SS sinks
Technautics 120v AC and engine driven SS lined refrigeration
Tehcnautics 120v AC and engine driven SS lined freezer
Avanti 1.2 CF, 120v AC refrigerator
Seaward 3B Hillerange propane stove w/ oven
(2) 20lb Propane tanks
Xantrex propane controller/sensor
H&C Pressure water w/6 gallon SS hot water heater
Panasonic microwave oven
Custom large bar/pass thru to saloon
Opening ports


Autohelm ST50 Wind speed & direction
Autohelm ST50 Depth, speed and log
Autohelm Tri-Data repeater
Autohelm 7000 hydraulic auto pilot
(2) VHF Radios (helm & navigation station)
Raymarine radar with GPS and chart plotter
6" Ritchie compass
Sharp stereo w/ speakers
Color TV
TV Antenna


6KW Northern Lights generator
Full 12v DC service throughout w/ panel at nav station
120v AC service and outlets w/ panel at nav station
(4) 8D Gel house batteries
(1) 4D Gel starting battery
Heart 2000 inverter/charger w/ Xantrax 2000 controller
Balmar 120 amp alternator w/ smart charger
50 Amp shore power service and cord
12v Cabin lights throughout
Anchor light
Strobe light
Navigation lights


120hp Ford Lehman Diesel engine w/ Borg Warner Velvet Drive hydraulic transmission
              Prop is 26", 3 bladed bronze prop w/ 1 3/4" SS shaft. Engine includes 120 Amp alternator, raw water pump, Racor fuel/water separator/strainer, raw
              water strainer, alarm systems for oil pressure and water temperature, heat exchanger, fresh water cooling, engine panels and controls..
Engine room sound shielding
Wagner hydraulic steering
Emergency tiller
(2) Marine Air 16,000 BTU Reverse cycle air conditioning & heat
(2) Automatic bilge pumps w/ cycle counter
(1) Manual bilge pump
H&C Pressure
250 Gallons water in (2) tanks
400 Gallons fuel in (4) tanks (new 2008)
(2) Deck wash down stations


Aluminum spars with SS rigging
SS Crows nest on main mast
Mast steps to top of main mast
Ratlines on main and mizzen masts
Main mast with Profurl roller furling in mast
Profurl roller furling for jib
Sails: Roller furling 100% Doyle Jib on Profurl system
         Roller furling main on Profurl in mast system
         Self tending staysail
         Fully battened mizzen w/ lazy jacks
         UK Cruising spinnaker w/ dousing sock
Winches: (1) Barlow #28 2 speed ST for main sheet
               (3) Barient #25 2 speed for halyards
               (1) Barbarossa #41.2 2 speed ST for main furling
               (1) Barlow #23 2 speed for mizzen sheet
               (1) Barient #21 for mizzen halyard
               (2) Barlow #32 2 speed ST primary sheet winches
Main and mizzen boom gallows

Molded fiberglass hull.  Hull color is white with green boot stripe and green sheer stripe
DECK: Molded fiberglass deck color white.  Teak decks overlay applied after molding (foredeck new 1999, aft deck new 2008)
             Hatches over cabins and saloon
EQUIPMENT:  Exterior hardware is stainless steel, aluminum, or bronze.

Anchors: (1) 75 lb CQR Primary anchor w/ 370' chain, (1) Bruce anchor w/ chain & nylon rode
Custom hard dodger/windshield
Custom hard top over cockpit
Bimini over companionway
SS Bow pulpit
SS Rails around deck in lieu of life lines
Bow thruster
Muir Thor H-3500 12v anchor windlass
Spoked teak wheel at helm
Full sailing instruments, radar and plotter at helm
Dinghy davits w/ (2) Barlow reel winches
Gamefisher 12' dinghy w/ oars and 9.9 Johnson OB
Avon liferaft
(2) Deck wash stations
Cockpit dining table
Boarding ladder
Aft sliding boarding ladder for dinghy
Cockpit cushions
Safety equipment: Life jackets, life ring, fire extinguishers, etc.



The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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