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47' Vagabond
"Paradise Bound"
San Diego, CA
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World Class Vessel Built For Voyaging!

Cabrillo Yacht Sales
(619) 523-1745
"Paradise Bound" is a 1987 Vagabond 47 built by Bluewater Yachts in Taiwan. A William Garden design, she has wonderful lines with a beautiful clipper bow and a very dry center cockpit. She is a proven world class vessel built for voyaging. She is 47' on deck, 54' overall, has a beam of 13'6, weighs 22 tons and has 12,000 lbs. in her keel. She is a ketch rig equiped with roller furling Genoa, roller furling, club footed staysail, main and mizzen
Specifications, with Equipment and Information:
- Length: 47' 0"
- LOA: 55' 0"
- Displacement: 40000 lbs
- LWL: 36' 9"
- Ballast: 12000 lbs
- BEAM: 13' 8"
- DRAFT: 6' 6"
- Engine(s): Yanmar
- Hours: 80
- Fuel: 100 gallons
- Water: 100 gallons
- Holding: 30 gallons
- Hull Construction: Fiberglass
- Manufacturer: Vagabond
- Model: 47 Ketch

The "V" berth is very spacious accomodating two very comfortably. There is a large forward closet and forward head equipped with a holding tank, vanity and shower.
  • On the starboard side, aft of the nav. station is a quarter berth. The lower bunk has been replaced with custom cabinets built for tool storage. As you continue to walk through the quarterberth, you open a door that gives access to the aft head.

The cockpit is protected by a dodger with a rollup center window panel.


The galley is to port, aft of the setee. It has solid marble countertops, double bowl stainless steel sink, gimbaled stove with broiler and oven, a microwave, deep refigerator with access through the top as well as the front and a very large freezer. The freezer has both a DC and an AC refrigeration system. A pantry cabinet, 5 drawers, and storage lockers provide for an enormous amount of storage space for provisions.


75 H.P. Yanmar with turbo, new transmission, all new exhaust hoses, new electrical harness (20 hours) New driveshaft, cutlass bearing and packing (2 hours)
  • 3 H.P. Kabuta with 100 amp alternator DC diesel generator. 2 - 85 watt solar panels, 1800 watt Inverter / charger (2013), two seperate battery banks (2013).

The deck prisms have recently been replaced and recaulked.The aft deck is equipped with a full lazzerette locker. All of the decks are teak. The deck prisms have recently been replaced and recaulked.
Sails and Rigging

Main, Mizzen, 135 Genoa with foam luff (new), Staysail, working jib, storm Trisail.
  • replaced in 2007, boom brake, preventers; port and starboard for both main and mizzen
  • All of the Barient winches are 2 - speed.
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Please call or email us with any questions.
5060 North Harbor
San Diego, CA 92106
Telephone: (619) 523-1745
Fax: 619-523-1746

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