Commodore Hornblower

Commodore Hornblower

Accommodations & Layout

The vessel is arranged a crew’s quarters forward.  Four heads are along the centerline aft.  Cushioned bench around the main deck salon perimeter. The 01 deck is arranged with the pilothouse forward and an open dining salon aft.  Access between the main and 01 decks is via stairwells forward and aft of amidships along the centerline.


The COMMODORE HORNBLOWER is in fair condition. The yacht offers a sleek style and wonderful viewing for passengers.



General Specifications

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Name Commodore Hornblower
Style Yacht
Builder Tuna Packers
Hull Displacement
USCG Certified Yes
USCG Dry Dock November 2021
Passenger Capacity 105
Gross Tonnage 69
Net Tonnage 47
Speed (approx.) Cruising: 6 knots @ 1400 RPM
Maximum: 10 knots @ 2200 RPM
Built 1965
LOA 80.25′
LWL  74′
Beam 18.9″
Hull Depth 7′
Freeboard 3.9′
Draft Water 7′
Displacement 67.45 long tons
U.S.C.G. Official Number 298974
Route Certification Lakes, Bays and Sounds plus Limited Coastwise
Hull Material Wo0d
Deckhouse Material Wood
Tank Capacities Fuel: 1800 gallons
Waste: 563 gallons
Potable Water: 250 gallons


  • Control station with VDO engine instrumentation (i.e., tachometer, engine oil pressure, ammeters, hour meters)
  • Bilge alarm system
  • Hynautic hydraulic steeping system
  • Morse clutch and throttle controls
  • Rule bilge alarms
  • Fog bell
  • Jabsco model 62040 searchlight
  • VDO rudder indicator
  • Ray Jeff mode4l 245 digital depth sounder
  • ICOM model IC-M424 VHF/FM marine radio with antenna
  • ICOM model IC-M127 VHF/FM marine radio with antenna
  • Two Vertex handheld VHF/FM marine radios
  • Simrad multi-function display
  • Ritchie Powerdamp 4” magnetic compass
  • Em-Trak A100
  • A-Phone model LAF-5 intercom systems
  • Shure public address system
  • Radio Shack public address system
  • Onkyo stereo tuner, RCA five-disc player, EV subwoofer
  • Helm seat


  • Plush settees along the salon perimeter.
  • Two (72” x 24”) tables
  • 12 chairs


  • Eight (60” diameter) tables
  • 40 chairs


  • Four berths
  • One table with five chairs


  • Hobart 6 burner range
  • True sliding glass door refriger5ator
  • Curtiss coffee system
  • Five stack plate warmer
  • Stainless steel single partition dish sink


  • Solid surface top
  • Stainless steel sink
  • Stainless steel three partition sink with ice bin
  • One Silver King model SKR 27 under counter refrigerator
  • Stainless steel speed rail (72”)
  • Two cocktail stations
  • Sharp model XE-A225 cash register
  • Dell 40” monitor


  • Stainless steel sink


  • One ship service 60 kW Onan generator (port) powered by a Cummins model MDDCB-8198803 107 hp. marine diesel with fuel filter, seawater strainer and seacock
  • One ship service 30 kW Kato generator (starboard) powered by a General Motors Series 71 109 hp. marine diesel with fuel filter, seawater strainer and seacock
  • Hours: port: 3,346, starboard 8,836, December 2020
  • Ship to shore power switch
  • 100 AMP 120/ 208 VAC shore power service
  • 30’ 100 AMP/ 240 VAC power cord
  • 120 VAC/12 VDC lighting
  • 120 VAC duplex outlets
  • Six 12 VDC 8D enclosed heavy-duty batteries
  • Perko battery isolation switch
  • Centaur 12 VDC 20-amp battery charger
  • NewMar three stage 25-amp three stage battery charger
  • Internationally approved navigation lights (i.e., port light, starboard light, stern light, masthead light, anchor light)


  • 2” carvel planning (lapstrake) mahogany hull
  • Five watertight compartments formed by four transverse bulkheads
  • Boarding gates: two forward and two amidships
  • Campbell Hausfeld air compressor
  • GE 50-gallon water heater
  • Deck fittings:
    Electrical:       port/star
    Waste:             port/star
    Water:             port/star
    Fuel:                port/star


  • Two 6-cylinder 200 HP @ 2,000 RPM GMC Detroit Diesel model 6-71N marine diesel engines, fuel filters, seawater strainers with seacocks
  • Hours: 3,060 port, 3,029 starboard December 2020
  • Alison model MH 2 R marine gears
  • Engine room insulation
  • Two propellers


The vessel is equipped with four heads each contains:

  • One toilet
  • One sink and faucet
  • Toilet paper dispenser
  • Paper towel dispenser


  • 142 type I adult size personal flotation devices (stowed in deck boxes)
  • 15 type I child size personal flotation devices (stowed in deck boxes)
  • Three 30” life rings one with line
  • Five self-actuated rescue lights
  • Ten 12-person life floats
  • 4 B-II and 1 B-I 10 lb. dry chemical fire extinguisher
  • Fixed CO2 system
  • Pyrotechnic distress signals
  • Two fire stations including: two 1 1/2” UL approved rubber lined hoses with brass or bronze fittings, two brass or bronze nozzles, two brass or bronze hose bibs. The bilge pump system operates the fire system also
  • Fire axe
  • Danforth style 150 lb. anchor


  • Exterior coating: Coating
  • Exterior decks: Teak
  • Interior decks:
    Salon: Wood
    Heads: Vinyl
    Galley: Altro
    Bar: Altro
    Wheelhouse: Carpeting
  • Headliner: Wood
  • Interior Bulkheads:
    Salon: Wood panel (cherry style)/carpet
    Heads: Coated
    Galley: Panel