"The Shannon 38 represents an extraordinary effort by boat-builder and owner to create the perfect personal offshore sailing yachts. Tested over the years by the most demanding sailors in all wind and sea conditions, the Shannon 38 has become a benchmark of quality throughout the yachting world... a Shannon's value is measured on the most exacting scale of complete satisfaction and peace of mind, regardless of the intended passage." ~ Shannon Boat Company
Cygnus is a true New England boat seeing +/- 4 months a year of in water time and the rest of her time in indoor storage. She is a proven boat, built by a renown manufacturer and continually maintained by her owner.
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"The Shannon 38 is a rugged, long offshore sailing yacht offering performance to provide exciting coastal cruising. Every possible feature has been incorporated in the design and construction of the Shannon to create seaworthiness, comfort and speed in all the wind and sea conditions.
Over the years, Shannon has established a reputation of building the finest yachts in the world. Our New England craftsman build to the highest quality specifications creating a yacht with beautiful handcrafted teak joiner work below, a no-nonsense deck layout, and substantial rig designs." ~ Shannon Yachts
The hull is constructed of solid fiberglass and the under body is a full keel with a cutaway forefoot and consequently tracks very well under power and sail. The propeller is protected within an aperture between the keel. The full-sized rudder makes steering easy and sure. The balsa deck core is reinforced with plywood near high stress areas and the deck is covered with a diamond patterned non-skid that provides outstanding grip in wet and rolly conditions. All bulkheads are tabbed to the hull with multiple layers of fiberglass to create a strong structure. All stanchions and pulpits are thru-bolted for strength and security. Life-lines are coated wire with high strength pelican hooks at all gates. Also featured:
Mizzen mast is stepped on cockpit sole, and supports antennas and radar dome. Main mast is keel stepped and is located in head compartment, forward of the door, very inconspicuous. Rod rigging throughout. The headsail has a double headstay that allows the a second headsail to be yanked on without having to remove the furled headsail.
All sails have light use
12-Volt DC System
120-Volt AC System
Entering the main salon from the cockpit companionway, to port is the forward facing Navigation Station with solid teak furniture and opening port light above. Also this area features:
Continuing forward on the port side just aft of the port side Salon settee there is a teak credenza with vented lockers above work/storage surface and below. Forward of the credenza is the Salon with bench settee to port and bench settee to starboard around a large teak double folding leaf table. This area also features:
Forward to port of the Salon settee is storage unit is dual door vented locker above and vented locker below counter surface. Continuing forward you enter the Forward Cabin with a Pullman style bunk to starboard. This area is also highlighted by:
Moving aft and to starboard is the Head that has access from the Salon. The well placed head features:
Traveling aft through the Salon you have the wrap around Galley out board and to starboard at the base of the companionway steps. The Galley is configured to optimize space while offering a space that allows safe cooking while at sea. Complementing the good use of space is:
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