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32' Custom Tillotson & Pearson Tug 1974

$ 50,000

Happenstance is a Custom 32' Tillotson & Pearson Tug listed for sale with United Yacht Broker Will Molino. Will can be reached at 1-305-345-9444 to answer any questions you may have on this boat. United Yacht Sales is a professional brokerage firm that has experience listing and selling all types of Tug and similar boats. With over 165 yacht brokers worldwide, we have the largest network of boat buyers and sellers in the industry.

Own a nostalgic, unique, and very rare gem of a tug trawler, a 32' Tillotson & Pearson. Go 800 miles on only 90 gallons of fuel! Unbelievable condition for her year, she won't disappoint!


  • Price: $ 50,000
  • Days on Market: 179
  • Builder: Custom
  • Model: Tillotson & Pearson Tug
  • Location: Hallandale, Florida, United States
  • Type: Power
  • LOA: 31 ft 8 in
  • Display Length: 32 ft
  • Beam: 11'
  • Category: Tug
  • Water Capacity: 50 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 90 gals
  • Engine Details: Perkins
  • Engine 1: 1974 HRS 80.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel

This unique vessel will sleep 4, two in the forward stateroom and two in the convertible queen dinette. With large windows everywhere, she is bright and airy feeling for her size. There is a pilothouse steering station with charging station, nice sized dinette and galley with refrigerated ice box style refrigerator / freezer, large cutting board leg, pressure system with stainless steel sink, 3 burner stove with oven, generous counter space and Storage. Teak throughout the vessel is in very good condition. Access is provided via the bridge deck into the pilothouse or through the door in the cockpit directly access in the salon. The head features stainless sink, running water, shower, and marine head with holding tank. Stateroom forward features V-Berth, hanging locker, deck hatch and portholes.

With her lapstrake hull and rounded stern she has a charm not found on modern-day vessels. Easy to get around with her high rails and generous walkways. Open cockpit layout with seating all the way around combined with a large upper deck space makes entertaining a breeze. Extended Bimini top, rope and chain Simpson Lawrence windlass, upper helm station with full controls. The bridge features two folding chairs at the helm. Bridge cover included. 2 Eez-in folding chairs included as well as a rail mounted stainless steel BBQ.

  • A/C
  • 110v Shore power
  • Portable Honda generator
  • Battery charger / power converter
  • Automatic bilge pumps with float switches
  • Engine sea strainer
  • Fuel / water separator filter

Upper station features Garmin GPS plotter, Ritchie compass, Standard Horizon VHF, digital depth finder, and Rudder angle indicator. Lower station features Standard Horizon VHF, Rudder angle indicator, digital depth finder.

*Engine hours are as of the date of the original listing and are a representation of what the listing broker is told by the owner and/or actual reading of the engine hour meters. The broker cannot guarantee the true hours. It is the responsibility of the purchaser and/or his agent to verify engine hours, warranties implied or otherwise and major overhauls as well as all other representations noted on the listing brochure.

The company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change or withdrawal without notice.


Our Custom listing is a great opportunity to purchase a very nice 31' Tillotson & Pearson Tug. She is currently listed with United Yacht Sales broker Will Molino who can answer all questions about the boat for you. Please don't hesitate to reach out to our team of professional yacht brokers to schedule a showing. There are many yachts listed for sale on the MLS each with a different history. We look forward to helping you complete your search for the perfect boat or yacht for sale.


United is the largest professional yacht brokerage firm in the world with over 150 yacht brokers in our network. By listing your boat or yacht for sale with us, all 150+ brokers on our team will be notified immediately which greatly increases the chances that your boat may sell before it ever even hits the market. With hundreds of used boats and yachts sold each year, there is no better team than United to help with the listing and sale of your vessel.


Buying a boat or yacht can be a daunting experience with so many available boats on the market. Let the team at United take the guesswork out of your boat search by enlisting one of our professional yacht brokers. Not only will we listen to your needs about budget, docking and storage, and how you plan on using your new boat, but we will do the research for you by looking through the MLS, researching the history of every listing, and negotiating on your behalf. From survey to acceptance, the team at United Yacht Sales is with you every step of the way.


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