Certificate no 3508
Status Registered


Function Leisure Craft
Subfunction Yacht
Location Plymouth
Vessel type Ketch
Current use Private use
Available to hire No
Available for excursions No
Info required No


Builder Whistock Boat Yard, Woodbridge
Built in 1967
Hull material Wood
Rig Bermudan
Number of decks 1
Number of masts 2
Propulsion Sail
Number of engines 1
Primary engine type Diesel
Boiler type None
Boilermaker None


Length: Overall
38.50 feet (11.73 m)
Breadth: Beam
11.00 feet (3.35 m)
4.50 feet (1.37 m)
Tonnage: Gross
Air Draft
To be confirmed


GOOD HOPE is a Bermudan Aux Ketch built by Whisstocks of Woodbridge in 1967. Restored by current owner in 1997 (after purchase from long-term 2nd owner) including: Aft deck & cockpit stripped & rebuilt with associated bulkheads. Standing & running rigging renewed. New sails 1999. New engine 2005. In good seamanlike condition, used as a cruising yacht based in Plymouth.

Key dates

  • 1967

    Built by Whisstocks of Woodbridge

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