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Nelson 34

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Nelson 34 Exterior 2006
Nelson 34 Aft Cabin
Nelson 34 Cabin/Galley
Nelson 34 Galley
Nelson 34 Galley
Nelson 34 Aft heads
Nelson 34 Shower
Nelson 34 shower tray
Nelson 34 Cockpit
Nelson 34 Helm
Nelson 34 Forward cabin
Nelson 34 View aft
Nelson 34 Engine
Nelson 34 Engine
Nelson 34 Engine

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Nelson 34 - Details

This boat has not yet been visited by us. All details and photo's have been kindly provided by the owner.

This Nelson 34 was built by the Tyler Boat Co in 1978 to Peter Thornycroft design.
She was fitted with new decks and cabins by Tyler in 1983, and the boat not then used until 2000.
A complete refurbishment was carried out in 1999-2000.
She has twin 145hp Perkins turbo 6354's and Borg Warner 2.1:1 gearboxes. The starboard engine has had a complete rebuild with only 5hrs use at the time of writing.

The owner has provided loads of interesting information about this boat including a lengthy article from Motor Boats Monthly covering the restoration project. Please do contact us if you'd like a copy.


Hull : GRP
Year : 1978
Berths : 4
LOA : 34' 6" (10.5m)
LWL : 31' 0" (9.4m)
Beam : 11' 8" (3.6m)
Draft : 3' 3" (1m)
Displacement : 13440lbs
Engine Type : inboard
Engine : 2 Perkins turbo 6354's
Fuel : diesel
Fuel Capacity : 140 gallons
Water : 50 gallons
Location : Nairn


4 berth - occasional 6 berth
Double aft ensuite including full sized shower, manual toilet and sink.
Forward double 'v' berth, manual toilet and sink.


s/s techimpex 2 burner grill oven
Gas locker with external access
Twin galley sink




Favia Fluxgate compass
Autohelm Bi-data speed, log, depth
Raymarine chart plotter
Furuno 1621 MKII radar 16 mile
Sailor RT144 VHF

Electrical System:

24V alt - twin 24V electrical system (start and domestic) plus tap off for 12V domestic


35lb CRQ
Electric Windlass
Electric and manual bilge pump to common discharge.

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Agent details

visited and photographed by Claire France and Robert White for Western Horizon Yachts, Scotland
Listing started in April 2007

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