Accommodations & Layout


The vessel is arranged with a cabin access amidships and aft.  The main deck is arranged with banquettes to starboard and port with a center aisle.  Access between the main and 01 decks is off the aft deck.  Sleeping accommodations are below decks.  The 01 deck allows for the pilot house forward and open-air passenger space.


The YANKEE FREEDOM is in fair condition. THE USCG dry dock credit will be brought current prior to Closing.

General Specifications

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Style Yacht
Builder Lydia Boat Works (hull #141)
Hull Displacement
USCG Certified Layup Status
Passenger Capacity 130
Gross Tonnage 97
Net Tonnage 65
Speed (approx.) 14 knots @ 1,500 RPM
Maximum: 18 knots @ 2,000 RPM
Built 1985
LOA 100′
LWL 72.2′
Beam 20.8′
Hull Depth 6.2′
Draft Water 6′, Air Draft
Displacement 90 long tons
U.S.C.G. Official Number 682368
Route Certification Exposed Waters
Hull Material Wood
Deckhouse Material
Tank Capacities Fuel: 2,000 gallons
Waste: 250 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 steering system
  • Kobelt clutch and throttle controls
  • Rule bilge alarms
  • Fog bell
  • Grover dual trumpet horn
  • Carlisle & Finch remote controlled searchlight
  • Wagner model 1.5.0 rudder indicator
  • Three windshield wipers
  • Uniden model QT-206 digital depth
  • sounder
  • Standard Horizon VHF/FM marine radio with antenna
  • Standard Horizon hailer
  • Furuno radar
  • JRCJMA2254 raster scan
  • Furuno model FCV 585 color video sounder
  • Danforth compass
  • Furuno model GP33 GPS and GPS navigator
  • Spotlight
  • Ocean sat Class A AIS
  • Intercom system
  • Freeman 500 auto pilot
  • Helm seat
  • Six bunks and a head


  • Panasonic Pro II electric oven
  • Wells two burner electric cook top
  • Well electric grill
  • Whirlpool electric refrigerator
  • Magic Chef microwave
  • Horizontal cooler
  • Frigidaire freezer
  • Stainless steel sink


  • One ship service 20 kW generator powered by a Detroit Diesel model 371 marine diesel engines
  • Ship to shore power switch
  • 50 AMP 120/ 220 VAC shore power service
  • 115 VAC exterior and interior perimeter lighting
  • 120 VAC/12 VDC lighting
  • 120 VAC duplex outlets
  • Eight 12 VDC 8D enclosed heavy-duty batteries – engine room
  • Two 12 VDC 8D enclosed heavy-duty batteries – wheelhouse
  • Perko battery isolation switch
  • Promariner model 24-30 automatic battery charger
  • Mitsubishi mini split system
  • Roof top air conditioner (wheelhouse)
  • Internationally approved navigation lights (i.e., port light, starboard light, stern light, masthead light, anchor light)


  • Double layered diagonally ¾” cold molded marine plywood, epoxied and fastened with stainless steel screws with a fiberglass overcoat. Oak longitudinal stringers
  • Plywood decking with fiberglass boat with Phillyclad nonskid surface decks
  • Five watertight compartments formed by four transverse bulkheads
  • Three dehumidifiers with overboard discharge
  • Boarding gates: two forward and two aft
  • Deck fittings:
  •             Electrical:       port/star
    Waste:             port/star
    Water:             port/star
    Fuel:                port/star


  • Two 8-cylinder 800 HP Caterpillar model 3408 marine diesel engines, fuel filters, seawater strainers with seacocks (NEW 2009)
  • Hours: 20,000 September 2022
  • Single 12 cylinder 1,000 hp Caterpillar model 3412 marine diesel engine, fuel filter, seawater strainer with seacocks (NEW 2009)
  • Hours: 20,000 September 2022
  • ZF model 514C 2:1 marine gear
  • Engine room insulation
  • 32” x 32 outboard, 35” x 34 center propellers, 4 blade, bronze propellers
  • 2 ½” stainless steel shafts
  • Plumbed for a water heater
  • Air compressor


The vessel is equipped with 2 heads plus 1 for the crew

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


  • 133 type I adult size personal flotation devices (stowed in deck boxes)
  • 14 type I child size personal flotation devices (stowed in deck boxes)
  • Three life rings one with lines
  • One self-actuated rescue light
  • Four 22-person life floats
  • Two 50 person LRSE life rafts
  • Five B-II and One B-I 10 lb. dry chemical fire extinguisher
  • CO2 system
  • Pyrotechnic distress signals
  • Three fire stations including: two 1 1/2” UL approved rubber lined hoses with brass or bronze fittings, two brass or bronze nozzles, brass or bronze hose bibs. The bilge pump system operates the fire system also
  • Fire axe
  • 100 lb. Danforth style anchor
  • Hydraulic capstan