Harbour Yachts
Motorboat & Yacht Brokers | Poole | Dorset

1966 Cox & Haswell Rapier 26 - £37,950

Cox & Haswell  Rapier 26
LOA 7.80m (25' 7")
Beam 2.42m (7' 11")
Draft 1.00m (3' 3")
Engine Twin Volvo Q140
Engine size 2 x 150 HP
Drive type Out Drive
Fuel type Petrol
Engine hours 10
Lying Poole, UK

'Pegasus' 1966 Cox & Haswell Rapier 2600. Historic boat, one of the first boats designed by Cox & Haswell and built by Christchurch Yacht Company, Cowes-Torquay racer and raced in 1966 under her original number 128. 'Pegasus' has had a complete rebuild from the waterline up. Built in Double diagonal mahogany. Full interior rebuild. Powered by two rebuilt Volvo Q140 petrol engines that have been upgraded to two litre fuel injection (2012). Volvo 290 outdrives. Fully documented rebuild over four years and now ready to go. This is a rare opportunity to acquire a small piece of maritime history. Serious enquiries only.

Navigation Equipment
Garmin 451s chart, depth, gps and log. Compass. Cobra VHF DSC.

2 x Volvo Q140 two litre Petrol fuel injection. 150hp rebuilt in 2012. 10 hours run, and serviced in August 2016. Volvo 290 outdrive legs. 100 litre fuel tank. 50 litre water tank. Trim tabs.

2 x batteries charged by engine.

Four berths in one cabin. New upholstery. Teak flooring. Hanging locker. Convertible saloon table. Galley with stainless steel sink, new hob, oven and grill. Pressurised cold water. Heads compartment with Jabsco sea toilet.

Safety Equipment
2 x 12v bilge pumps with float switch. 2 x automatic engine bay fire extinguishers. 1 x manual cabin fire extinguisher.

Deck & General
Teak decking. Manual windlass. Stainless CQR anchor. Cockpit locker. Bathing platform. Full cockpit cover. Boat cover.

Broker’s Comments
A lovingly and completely rebuilt boat. Full documentation, picture restoration and survey available. A rare opportunity to acquire this well known historic vessel.


Harbour Yachts Limited are acting as Brokers only in the sale of this vessel. Unless otherwise stated the Vendor is not selling in the course of a business and the vessel is for sale in a private transaction between Vendor and Purchaser. As such any express or implied warranty is excluded. Whilst every care has been taken in their preparation, the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The particulars are intended only as a guide and they do not constitute a term of any contract or offer and are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through this Brokerage, who are acting as brokers for the vendor. A prospective buyer is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate at his own expense to employ a qualified Marine Surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to employ an appropriate Marine Engineer to carry out an engine trial.