Chinese Junk Ship – Excellent Nautical Business Opportunity!

Authentic Chinese Junk Ship, 38 feet long. Brought to Canada new from China in 1969, in excellent original condition throughout (all Chinese style and materials). Structural material is Burmese teakwood, including deck, remarkable condition. Twin wooden-mast junk-rigged sailboat with auxiliary inboard diesel motor. Original and ornate pulpit (prayer board) at bow, good condition. This boat is being sold as an ongoing business opportunity. Excellent return on investment! A new owner could purchase as a private pleasure craft and then operate as a business at any point in its future. Big price reduction!

Lying: Prince Edward Island, Canada. $139,995 USD .


Certified to Transport Canada regulations as a commercial passenger-carrying watercraft

Registered by Transport Canada for 12 passengers (more possible with addition of liferaft)

Has all necessary fire suppression equipment (including fixed flooding system) and approved life jackets

Reboarding ladder, all lifesaving equipment

Full navigation lights and required equipment, radar reflector

Sails new in 2017, almost all rigging and hardware new

12 foot X 12 foot enclosed aft cabin, complete roll-up sidecurtain system (new in 2018), polycarbonate roof

Beautiful railing system around aft area, excellent aft seating with beautiful cushions.

AD31-PA 4-cylinder Volvo Penta turbodiesel motor, 150 hp, less than 300 hours, fires up every time

Heat exchanger cooling system

Velvet Drive 3:1 marine transmission, new transmission cooling system

New flex driveplate installed 2018

Very original Chinese interior, lots of black lacquer, wood and Chinese brasswork

Ceiling is original bamboo, very attractive, floor is carpeted

Main seating is Chinese steamer trunks with cushion tops

Holland Marine bow and stern jet thrusters

Lewmar electric anchor winch, large anchor locker in bow with 200 feet of chain

Older, but working chartplotter and depthsounding equipment, Raytheon

Working VHS with DSC feature

Electric galley (cooktop) with microwave and small fridge, lots of storage, great woodwork

8 X GC2 (golf cart) batteries for house battery, high capacity, suitable for onboard cooking and running all onboard

5 Kilowatt inverter

8D Emergency battery

Lots of 120 VAC outlets installed all over the vessel for added electrical convenience

Excellent hot water system which runs on shorepower or engine coolant when operating vessel

Engine alternator charges both Emergency and House batteries simultaneously and separately

23 X 14 bronze propeller (4 blade, turns lefthand) on 1.75″ shaft

Cutlass bearing inspected annually, in very good condition

Bottom paint good

Hydraulic manual steering (twin piston)

Two 180 litre diesel fuel tanks

Two 90 litre water tanks

Two 130 litre holding tanks for toilet

Electric marine head, hot and cold water in head, shower can easily be installed if desired

Fore V-berth has a table which electrically raises and lowers to for a large bed

Ornate Chinese-style bar counter with built-in refrigerator and lots of storage space

Unique cabinet with light-up interior

Attractive Chinese curtains and valances all around cabin

Beverage cooler





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