34' Royal River Downeast Cruiser For Sale
This custom power boat was built by the Royal River Boat Yard in Yarmouth, Maine. She was significantly renovated in 2019 and this spring! She is in very good condition structurally, mechanically, and electronically to be launched and sailed this 2020 season! Moonbeam was purchased early in 2019 by the Maine Seacoast Mission as a replacement boat for the Sunbeam, while undergoing renovation. Moonbeam sleeps two in the cabin on cushioned vee berth, with a head, sink, settee, and storage lockers. Great visibility from the enclosed wheelhouse, followed by a spacious cockpit aft. Moonbeam offers a comfortable ride to enjoy the sights and sounds of coastal cruising! MORE PHOTOS WILL BE INCLUDED SOON!
Built by the Royal River Boatyard in Yarmouth, Maine, and designed by Thomas Dugas, this boat is traditionally built with oak framework and native pine carvel planking. Steam-bent oak ribs 1.5" x 2" @9"o.c. Bulkheads & stringers provide hull stiffness. Bronze screw fastened. Semi-displaced hull with keel and skeg rudder. Decks and cockpit platform are traditional glass over plywood. Bottom was recaulked below waterline in 2019. She has been freshly painted this spring, inside and out.
Single Caterpillar 3208, Serial #75V3317, naturally aspirated, 210 HP, 2000 hours. TD 506 gear, Hynautic hydraulic steering. SS 1/2" shaft swinging a 22D x 20Px4-blade RH propeller. Bronze rudder.
Fuel: 80 gals. in 2 Monel tanks
Water: 10 gals. in poly. tank
Holding: 6 gals. in poly. tank
Top: 14 knots @ 2800 rpm
Cruising: 10 knots @ 2100 rpm
One large 8-D battery, 12V, Guest Master Switch, Electrical Panel, new inverter, new heater & duct work.
In the open cabin aft of rope locker are vee berths with cushions and filler piece to make double berth, lockers below, shelves outboard. Next aft to port is a settee with cushion. To starboard is a cabinet with SS sink w/hand pump, followed by the head. Centerline along steering bulkhead is an upper locker with counter below. A clean spacious, and freshly painted cabin with 4 opening ports and an opening cabintop hatch for good lighting and ventilation. Headroom is 6'.
Up steps into the wheelhouse, the helm and settee are to starboard, booth-style dining table to port. Access to engine is through a large hatch. Opening forward doors port and starboard as well as the centerline aft door to the cockpit. Newly painted and a bright space with all-around visibility through large windows. 6' Wheelhouse headroom.
The spacious cockpit is 8' x 8' with two large hatches. 12" side decks lead to the bow, handrails on shelter and cabintop. The anchor is mounted on the foredeck, attached to chain & rode.
Raymarine Radar and GPS Plotter, 2007
Raystar 125 GPS receiver, 2007
Raymarine DSM 300 Depthsounder, 2007
ICOM M45 VHF Radio
Two 12V Rule bilge pumps
Windshield Wiper, Stbd window
EEZ-IN Helmsman Chair
25-LB Danforth Anchor, chain & rode