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Old 10-10-2011, 13:18   #1
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Any Info About Northern Sailboats ?

Does anyone have any info in Northern Marine Sailboats? I think I know the answer, but I would hate to miss out on a "diamond in the rough." Does anyone have info about Northern Marine?

There is a firm at http://www.northernmarine.com but they are a builder of large powerboats and do not show sailboats as a previous model. There is also a Northern Marine in the UK, but they appear to build canal boats.

So any insight into Northern Marine Sailboats, would be appreciated.

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Old 11-10-2011, 08:25   #2
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Wow!!! No info on these boats?? Anyone?
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Old 11-10-2011, 08:49   #3
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Re: Any Info About Northern Sailboats ?

Snore, I know of a company called Northern Yacht that produced sailboats in Ajax, Ontario, Canada in the 1970's. They produced a 25, a 29 and a 37 that were designed by Sparkman and Stephens, as well as a 1/4 tonner. As to 'Northern Marine Sailboats', I can't help you there.

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Old 11-10-2011, 08:57   #4
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Re: Any Info About Northern Sailboats ?

Yachtworld has these craft starting with Northern. The Northern Marine appear to all be mv; in fact the only sv are the Northern. Northern boats for sale - www.yachtworld.com


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Snore, I know of a company called Northern Yacht that produced sailboats in Ajax, Ontario, Canada in the 1970's. They produced a 25, a 29 and a 37 that were designed by Sparkman and Stephens, as well as a 1/4 tonner. As to 'Northern Marine Sailboats', I can't help you there.
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Old 11-10-2011, 13:24   #7
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Re: Any Info About Northern Sailboats ?

Southern Star and Gordon,

Thanks with the assist, especially the correct name of the manufacturer I was able to troll around the various forums and confirm my first hunch....

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Re: Any Info About Northern Sailboats ?

Curious, what was your hunch, and what did you confirm?
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I could not find a lot of data. So I went back to my first thought- Tartans. I am the proud owner of Hull #33 of the Tartan 33 line.
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I could not find a lot of data. So I went back to my first thought- Tartans. I am the proud owner of Hull #33 of the Tartan 33 line.
OK, I was thinking your hunch was structural weakness, blisters, or the like.

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Oops my bad! And the draft was 5'8". Since the Boca Inlet is dredged to about 6', that was too close for comfort.
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