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SC39 Horizons 1984 Southern Cross 39

Contact Info: Robyn Hall, 907-203-6187,

Current Location: Seward, Alaska

Listing Price: $90,000

Cutter Rigged Blue Water Cruiser or Liveaboard Sailboat

Clean Title and current Alaska Registration.

Ready to Sail

Canoe stern & skeg hung rudder.

Cutter rigged with keel stepped mast.

Excellent engine, less than 100 hours, 50 hp, Kubota/Beta-Marine.

Registered Length: 38.5’, Length Overall: 42’ Beam: 12’, Draft: 8’6”

Sleeps 5. (double berths in bow & stern, single in settee)

All photos are from 2022 or 2021.

Recent Marine Survey: Rocky Point Surveys LLC, May 2022, Market Value $95,000

Alaska state title & registration.

Great boat, we have spent the last 4 years making repairs & improvements. I just don’t have enough time to keep it.


Hull: Fiberglass with foam core hull and balsa core deck. Designed by Thomas Gillmer and built by the C.E. Ryder Corporation. Ablative copper bottom paint (fresh coat 2022)

Sails: Mainsail (with Lazyjacks), Furling Jib/Genoa, Staysail, Spinnaker (Alaska Flag – Blue with Gold Stars; with spinnaker pole & snuffer); Storage bags & covers for all sails.

Mast Pulpits; Self tailing winches; Two mast steps

Helm: Canvas dodger & bimini; Ship’s wheel; VHF connection; compass; navigation gauges; Engine Controls; Most lines run aft to cockpit.

Anchoring: 3 Anchors; Lofrans’ Tigress Electric Windlass; All chain rode; Below deck windlass & chain lockers.

Engine: Kubota / Beta-Marine 50hp diesel, 62 hours (installed circa 2014, new impeller & diesel filter 2022); Twin Disc Gears; Feathering Propeller (with new zincs); includes full set of spare filters

Electric: Solar Panels (175W Flexible Panel with MPPT controller both new 2022); 100W Panel (new 2021) with controller; Batteries (one gel size 8D; one size 27); engine alternator; shore power charger; breaker panel.

Freshwater: Two stainless water tanks under the cabin sole. 50 gallons each; 100 gallons total. Pressurized (prefilter, 12V pump, accumulator tank). 2 basin sink in galley (new faucet 2021). 1 basin sink in head. Shower in head (sump pump not working)

Blackwater: Original Skipper Marine Head (rebuilt 2022), 36 gallon holding tank (new 2022), LectraSan treatment system (with upgrade kit included)

Galley: Gimballed Range (Force 10 Range) with 2 aluminum Propane tanks in external locker; Icebox (with nonworking 12v refrigeration)

Hatches (4) & Portlights (10) - all open/close; cast aluminum, Bomar; (new gaskets 2021; includes frames & supplies for window screens)

Cabin: Wood trimmed interior. Hydronic Heat - Diesel Webasto ST90 (new antifreeze & thermostat 2022); 2 Closing Mushroom vents (new 2019); DC Cabin fan; Cabin lights (Alpenglow + others); FM Radio, Speaker, CD Player (disconnected, untested)

Bilge Pumps: 2 electric, 1 electric transfer, 1 manual

Communications & Navigation:

VHF radio; HF/MF/SSB with transceiver & modem (turns on, untested)

Radar (Furuno); Chartplotter (turns on, needs connected to antenna); AIS Class B (turns on, untested)

Chart Table; Navigational lights

Gauges for Depth, Wind Speed & Direction, Water Speed & Temp (new through hull, unfinished install);

Autopilot (Robertson AP22, turns on, untested); Windvane (Monitor, untested)

Emergency Equipment: EPIRB, Sea Anchor, Horeshoe Bouy

Dinghy & Outboard: 9’ 6” Gary King Alaska Series Inflatable Boat, 2004; Yamaha 6hp 2-stroke 1998 (needs repairs); oars, inflation pump, storage bag and deck mounted tie downs for dinghy; mounted davit for outboard; Dinghy & outboard are included in the listing price, but could be excluded if preferred.

Also included are many spare parts and other items specific to the boat including: boarding ladder, shore power cord, water hose, galley supplies, portable bilge pump, and more.


Disclosure: In 2018, this boat fell over on land in the boatyard and was totaled by the previous owner’s insurance company. The damages have been repaired, the boat surveyed, and insured.

    posted 7/14/2022

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