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Dragon Keelboat 29

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    1938 Dragon:

    A Vintage one design classic keelboat. Hull no 50 built in 1938 by Johanssons of Sweden to design from Johan Ankers. Pitchpine on original oak frames. Deck and coachroof refurbished in 2005 with first cut Burmese teak.

    Aluminium mast with polished stainless spreaders. 2 sets of sails consisting of main sails and headsails. It is rigged for spinnaker but has no pole or sail. 

    The hull was completely taken back by its owner and faired. This was followed by three coats of evaporating rosewood stain, three coats of undercoat primer and finally four coats of International brand 2 pac perfection varnish.

    General Information

    • Year Built: 1938
    • Location: Ireland
    • Name: ELFIN
    • Hull Material: Wood
    • Builder: Johanssons
    • Designer: Johan ANKERS


    • Length: 8.84 m
    • Beam: 0
    • Max Draft: 0 m
    • Displacement: 0 kgs


    • Number of Engines: 1
    • Engine Number 1:
    • Engine Model:
    • Engine Power: 0
    • Fuel Type: Other
    • Engine Hours: 0
    • Drive Type:


    • Fuel Tankage:
    • Water Tankage:

    Hull and deck

    • Original Hull of pitch pine on oak frames finished with International perfection twopack to the exterior and interior finished with International Schooner gold in 2005.
    • Deck and coachroof replaced in 2005 with First cut burmese teak in immaculate condition.
    • Cast iron keel dipped in bronze
    • Thumbline in gold leaf.
    • Stemhead and aft fittings original bronze.
    • Full length brass rubbing strait on gunwhales.
    • Rudder shaft renewed in 2005.
    • Impossible to quantify the man hours in the preparation of this boat.

    Sails and spar

    two main sails one very good

    two headsails again one very good.

    Aluminium mast

    Spinnaker fittings but no pole or spinnaker


    • 4 wheel storage trailer,not suitable for road haulage.
    • Droagon road trailer may be available locally at extra cost.


    • Teak sidedecks
    • Manual bilge pump
    • Launching trailer
    • Tiller
    • Compass


    MGM Boats 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.

    Additional Contact Information

    For more information on this boat please contact our brokerage staff in Kinsale, Cork.

    Alan Barton: 
    00353 87 228 7471 (or)


    Located 20 minutes from Cork Airport. Car hire in main terminal.

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