Lady Hornblower

Lady Hornblower

Accommodations & Layout

The LADY HORNBLOWER has a large open-air foredeck and catwalks port and starboard running just aft of amidships.  Heads, galley and Bridal Suite are below decks.   The main deck is arranged with beverage bar forward on starboard with a buffet across to port.  The salon is located on the after deck.  The helm is raised and located just aft of amishships.


The LADY HORNBLOWER is in good condition. The vessel did not operate in the 2020 season and is due her preseason maintenance.The USCG Annual and Dry Dock Exam Credit will be achieved prior to a Closing. She is outfitted with teak decks and polished woodwork.  The yacht offers a sleek style and wonderful viewing for passengers.



General Specifications

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Name Lady Hornblower
Style Yacht
Builder Henry Grebe
Hull Displacement
USCG Certified Yes
USCG Dry Dock See Remarks
Passenger Capacity 138
Gross Tonnage 39
Net Tonnage 38
Speed (approx.) Cruising: 8 knots @ 1400 RPM
Maximum: 12 knots @ 2200 RPM
Built 1963
LOA 57′
LWL  55.5′
Beam 15.7
Hull Depth 8.3′
Freeboard 2′
Draft Water 8.3′, Air 18.6′
Displacement 50 long tons
U.S.C.G. Official Number 291543
Route Certification Lakes, Bays and Sounds plus Limited Coastwise
Hull Material Wood
Deckhouse Material Wood
Tank Capacities Fuel: 600 gallons
Waste: 350 gallons
Potable Water: 400 gallons


  • Control station with engine instrumentation (i.e., tachometer, engine oil pressure, ammeters, hour meters)
  • Bilge alarm system
  • Hydraulic steering system
  • Clutch and throttle controls
  • Fog bell
  • Spotlight
  • 6” barometer
  • Standard Horizon Eclipse VHF/FM marine radio with antenna
  • West Marine model 580 VHF/FM marine radio with antenna
  • Raymarine model C70 radar system
  • Furuno model FCV662 color video sounder
  • Kelvin White magnetic compass
  • Intercom system
  • Radio Shack 250-watt model MPA 250A amplifier
  • Sony model DVP-N555P CD/DVD player
  • Helm seat


  • Three (72” x 28”) tables
  • Twenty-four chairs


  • Magic Chef refrigerator
  • Bunn coffee machine
  • Stainless steel sink
  • Nemco four burner range
  • Hobart oven
  • Three compartment stainless steel sink
  • Jackson dishwasher


  • Stainless steel single partition sink
  • True Refrigerator
  • Bunn coffee machine


  • Queen berth
  • Locker
  • Built in drawers


  • Bunk frame


  • One ship service 20 kW Northern Lights generator powered by a Kohler model 55EKDZI marine diesel with fuel filter, seawater strainer and seacock (NEW 2016)
  • Hours: 1,999 December 2020
  • Ship to shore power switch
  • 50 AMP 120/ 240 VAC shore power service
  • 30’ 50 AMP/ 240 VAC power cord
  • 120 VAC/12 VDC lighting
  • 120 VAC duplex outlets
  • One 12 VDC 8D enclosed heavy-duty batteries
  • Perko battery isolation switch
  • Lewco 32 volt 32-amp battery charger
  • Internationally approved navigation lights (i.e., port light, starboard light, stern light, masthead light, anchor light)


  • Carvel cedar hull with swan oak framing
  • Five watertight compartments formed by four transverse bulkheads
  • Boarding gates: two forward and two amidships
  • Teel 15-gallon compressed water/air tank
  • 20-gallon water heater
  • Deck fittings:
    Electrical: port/star
    Waste: port/star
    Water: port/star
    Fuel: port/star


  • Two 8-cylinder 250 HP @ 2,200 RPM Detroit Diesel model 8V71 marine diesel engines, fuel filters, seawater strainers with seacocks
  • Hours: 7,913 port, 7,832 starboard December 2020
  • Allison marine gears
  • Engine room insulation
  • Two 4 blade bronze propellers
  • 2” stainless steel shafts
  • Emerson electric compressor/receiver
  • 30-gallon water heater


The vessel is equipped with two public heads and one private head in the Bridal Suite, each contains:

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


  • 41 type I adult size personal flotation devices (stowed in deck boxes)
  • 5 type I child size personal flotation devices (stowed in deck boxes)
  • One 30” life ring one with line
  • 5 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
  • 406 MHZ EPIRB
  • Danforth style 40 lb. anchor
  • Ideal elenctic windless


  • Exterior coating: Coating
  • Interior decks:
    Salon: Wood plank
    Heads: Vinyl
    Galley/bar: Wood
    Headliner: Wood
  • Interior Bulkheads:
    Salon: Wood