Spirit of Wishanger

Bowman 48

DIMENSIONS LOA 15.20m 49’10”
LWL 11.66m 38’3”
Beam 4.32m 14’2”
Draft 1.83m 6’0”
Displacement 15,572 kg 34,330 lb
Ballast 4,835 kg 10,659 lb
Std Sail Area 122.5 sq m 1319 sq ft


BUILDERS Rival Bowman Yachts Ltd
Hull No 10  Launched March 2000
Designed by CW Paine Yacht Design Inc
Recreational Craft Directive (RCD) Cat.A - Ocean


CONSTRUCTION GRP single skin hand laid up hull. Materials to Lloyd’s Register approved drawings. Isophthaloc gel coat. Blue Hull colour with white trim lines. Teak laid deck and teak cap rail. Deck saloon configuration with eyebrow and black framed tinted windows. Single piece lead keel bolted to hull. Edson pedestal steering system.


SPARS AND RIG Cutter rigged sloop. Keel stepped white Selden mast with double aerofoil spreaders. Slab reefing mainsail. Rod kicking Strap. Yankee on Schaeffer furling gear. Hanked staysail. Twin pole Spinnaker equipment.


SAILS All sails by Hood Sailmakers. Fully battened cream Mainsail, cream Yankee, cream staysail. Orange storm staysail. Multi purpose Genoa with top reef system, Spinnaker with squeezer.


MACHINERY 82 HP (62 Kw) Perkins M90 diesel engine with Hurth gearbox and Aquadrive. Max Prop three bladed feathering propeller (fixed blade spare). 6kw Fischer Panda generator charging at 210 amps at 24 volts. CLD reverse cycle air conditioning system. Mikuni water heating system with matrix heaters and radiators. Water calorifier with twin coils and immersion heater. Isotherm Fridge and Freezer. 24 volt watermaker - 52 l/hr. Engine driven bilge/ deck wash pump.


ELECTRICS 24 volt ship’s electric supply. Mains AC ring main with outlets throughout. Deep cycle domestic batteries giving approx. 550 amp hrs at 24 volt. 70 amp hour batteries dedicated to engine starting. 35 amp hour dedicated to generator starting. MES battery management system. 100 Amp 24 volt Mastervolt battery charger. 3000w 240 volt Mastervolt Inverter.


TANKAGE Fuel 455 litres (100 galls) in two stainless steel tanks.
Water 910 liters (200 galls) in two stainless steel tanks. 
Contents measured by Tank Tender air pressure gauge. 
Black Water Tank, Grey Water Tank with manual and electric pump out.


DOMESTIC Panasonic stereo radio with CD stacker. Bose speaker system. Multi standard TV and Video Player, Washing Machine, Microwave and Gas Cooker, Fridge and Freezer.


ACCOMMODATION Berths for eight in two cabins; luxury double owners cabin aft with heads/ shower, twin forward cabin with heads/ showers and two additional Rival Bowman style root berths. Two Rival Bowman style root berths in saloon. Dining arrangement to saloon port. Additional settee and drawer unit to starboard. U Shaped Galley with Corian surfaces to port. Navigation area to starboard. Workshop area to Starboard. Sail locker with separate deck access and ladder forward, chain locker. The interior joinery is constructed from high quality teak . Teak/ holly striped sole. Blue Alcatara upholstery. Halogen overhead lighting and red night light system throughout. Oceanair blinds/ fly screens to overhead hatches.


DECK GEAR 34 kg CQR anchor with 90m chain. 20 kg CQR kedge anchor with 50m kedge warp. Lewmar electric anchor windlass. Lewmar electric primary and halliard winches. Lewmay manual winches. Lewmar deck gear and hatches. Stainless steel stanchions, pushpit and pullpit. Quarter pushpit seats. Folding bathing ladder. Whittall stainless steel davits. Sprayhood. Bimini on stainless steel hoops which fold neatly around sprayhood. Sun Awning. Cockpit tonneau. Cockpit Table.


NAVIGATION Binnacle Compass. B&G Hydra 2000, including 2 full function displays, 1 x magnified wind, 1 x 360 wind, 1 x compass, 1 x Depth, 1 x Boat Speed, 1 x XTE analogues, Sonic Speed and Paddle. B&G Hydra Autopilot with 2 full function displays, remote keypad, MOB button. Furuno Radar, Leica differential GPS (Integration of Instruments, GPS and Radar.) Sailor DSC VHF, Furuno SSB, ICS Navtex, Nav lights Port, Stbd, stern, and mast steaming lights and masthead tricolour and all round white. Mimic and bulb failure detector.


SAFETY Autoflug 6 man liferaft mounted in pushpit cradle. 2 x Horseshoe lifebuoy, holders Dan Buoy Fire Extinguishers Offshore RORC Flares pack.


Mariner 15Hp outboard



A unique opportunity to purchase an almost new boat at considerable cost saving, and to shortcut the current extended deliver for this popular blue water cruiser. The owner, who is purchasing a larger yacht, has added considerably to the already high specification of the standard boat.


LYING Channel Islands


PRICE £460,000 ex VAT



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