Cornish Crabber 24

14,950 Tax Exempt | Mylor Yacht Harbour, Falmouth United Kingdom


  • Make Cornish Crabber
  • Model 24
  • Year 1978
  • LOA 24ft/7m
  • Class Sailing Cruiser
  • Hull Glass Reinforced Plastic
  • Rig Gaff
  • Engine Single Diesel
  • Berths 4
  • Cabins 1
  • Ancasta Ref 35967
  • Name Demelza


Built in 1978, Cornwall. GRP construction, lifting keel. Beta Marine engine. Open plan cabin with two full length settee berths. Ideal family boat. Demelza has done extensive coastal sailing, including a 900 circumnavigation of the South of England and the Isles of Scilly. To arrange a viewing please call the Mylor office on 01326 372865 or email


CORNISH CRABBER 24 built and commissioned in 1978
Heavy displacement family cruiser by Cornish Crabbers of Wadebridge, Cornwall to designs by Roger Dongray.

GRP hull, deck and superstructure. Hardwood gunwales, grab rails and washboard.
Hardwood tiller and lifting keel.
New Rudder 2018
Skeg 2014
Centre plate 2019
Cream nonslip deck, Green topsides, white boot top and red antifouling on the bottom.
Self draining cockpit via sea cocks.

LOA: 9.29m (30'6")
LOD: 7.46m (24'6")
LWL: 6.32m (20'9")
BEAM: 2.59m (8'6")
DRAFT: 1.2m
DISPLACEMENT: 3.55 tonnes (3.25 tons)


Wooden mast new in 2013
Boom, gaff boom and bowsprit
S/s standing rigging.
Terylene running rigging 2016
Wykeham Martin roller furling gear on Jib and Staysail.
Mainsail slab reefing

SAILS: Sail No. 188
Furling Jib
Furling Staysail
Professionally washed and stored by Collins sail makers annually


4 BERTHS WITH 1 CABIN (2 berths in forward cabins and two settee berths in saloon)

Spacious open plan cabin with two full length settee berths. Saloon central fixed table with lifting arms. Sink unit with a fresh water tap, fed from a 20 gallon flexible water tank in the bow. On the starboard side there are two Origo methylated spirit stoves. Numerous lockers for plates, mugs, cutlery, etc. Flushing marine toilet in forward cabin.


Beta Marine engine
Recently overhauled by DL marine, including new gear box
Max. speed: 6 knots. Cruising speed: 4 knots.
Single lever controls in cockpit.
Annually serviced and winterised with DL marine

2 x 12v batteries,
Auxiliary switched electrical circuits include navigation and cabin lights.
Engine alternator charging.
Solar panel
Automatic bilge pump

Fuel capacity of 50 litres in galvanised iron tank
Water in flexible tank


NASA clipper echo sounder & speed 2019
Wireless windex 2019
Icom radio 2015
Raymarine autohelm , servcied 2019
Echo max radar reflector

9Kg CQR anchor
18 meters chain
20 meters plait rope

Cockpit cover
Full winter cover
Whale Gusher bilge pump
Navigation lights
Warps: 2 x bowlines, 2 x stern lines and 2 x springs
Boarding ladder
Horse shoe life buoy
Rescue sling

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