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1961 Hinckley Bermuda 40

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Hinckley Bermuda 40 looking good !!This is truly a classic. The kind of boat whose lines make your heart beat faster.  Built by the famous Hinckley yard in Southwest Harbor, Maine, the workmanship is unbeatable.  There are many reasons why this sweet sailing boat has been built for over twenty years with no changes to the shape of the sweet sailing hull and virtually no changes to the classic interior.The Hinckley Bermuda 40 yawl  rig offers the best in construction and seakindly design of both the hull and the interior.

The interior finish is varnished mahogany.  The cabin sole in constructed of 3/4" solid teak inlaid with holly splines.  All galley  counter surfaces are Formica with  teak trim.  The hull sides are sheathed with solid mahogany ceilings and all lockers a carpeted outboard.  The hanging lockers are sheathed in aromatic cedar.  The overhead is painted flat white.   All interior joiner hardware is chrome plated or stainless steel.  An awlgripped opening port  is provided in the head.  All ports, whether opening or fixed are made of safety glass.

Starting from the bow,  the forward cabin has two 6'8" berths with a drawer and a bin under each.  A seat with storage is located between the berths.  A hanging locker to starboard opposite a dresser with four drawers and a bin gives ample storage.  A bulkhead with door separates the cabin from the forepeak.    Moving further aft to port is a head with a full width teak trimmed counter with built-in clothes hamper and S.S. wash basin.  Linen storage, a medicine chest with mirror and under counter storage are provided.  A hand held shower is standard.  The head has an opening portlight with screen.

The main cabin has two pilot and two pull-out transom berths.  There are three large storage drawers under each berth.  The starboard side berths are 6' 6" in length and the port side berths are 6' 3".  Shelves are mounted over each pilot berth and on the forward bulkhead.  A large hanging locker is located opposite the head.  The drop-leaf table with seat six at varnished mahogany splendor with comfort.

The galley is equipped with a Heritage 3 burner propane gimbaled stove with oven, pressure and manual water system,  The stove compartment is lined with stainless steel.  A self-stowing cover hides the stove and increases counter surface space.  The icebox has Grunert refrigeration with an eight cubic foot capacity, foam insulation and is lined with stainless steel.  A teak grate is provided to keep items off the bottom of the ice box.  Ample storage for dishes and utensils is provided outboard of the icebox and the stove.  Additional storage is outboard to port under a trap on the counter.