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30' Southern Cross 28 1978

$ 15,500

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Ocean Rose is a classic double-ended cutter rigged 1978 Southern Cross 28, which Sailing magazine described as a "sturdy cruiser that is capable of mighty blue water passages". Ocean Rose is hull #14 built by the Ryder Company in Bristol, RI. The interior was custom built by the original owner, a marine serivces professional and skilled carpenter. She has been the beneficiary of numerous updates and has been well-maintained by her current owner.

United Yacht Sales is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Brewer Yacht Sales. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel


  • Price USD:$ 15,500
  • Builder:

    Southern Cross

  • Model:


  • Year:


  • Location:

    Warwick, Rhode Island, United States

  • Type:

    Sail Yacht

  • LOA: 30 ft 5 in
  • Display Length: 30 ft
  • Beam: 8' 6"
  • Yacht Category


  • Water Capacity: 47 gals
  • Fuel Capacity: 15 gals
  • Engine Details: Beta Marine 20
  • Engine 1: 2009 600.00 HRS 20.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel
  • Days on Market:

1. Harken (4) S/S self tailing winches

2. New stern pulpit w/anchor(Delta) w/25? 3/8? chain and 100? rope and stern (under deck) storage locker

3. Lewmar V1 Chain and Rode Vertical Anchor Winch for the bow anchor w/remote control.

4. Rockna 22 pound anchor on bow roller with 90' 1/4 chain and 150' NE Ropes 5/8" 12 plait anchor rope.

6. Boomkicker 1000 vang system

7. Stern pulpit seat w/varnished hand holds

8. S/S radar pole and mount and GPS mount

9. Full set of weather clothes to enclose cockpit

10. Ritchie SNB45 Navigator Compass

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1. Sunbrella 3? cushions for main cabin settees and v berth

2. Gimbaled Two burner Origo 3000 stove

4. Kenwood, AM/FM Cassette player Stereo System with Cockpit speakers

5. Folding dining table

6. Filler to convert main cabin settees to one large square berth

7. Custom built hanging locker

8. Dometic Porta Pottie 976 system with built-in five gallon tank plus macerator pump to additional ten gallon holding tank and deck pumpout or overboard

9. Weems and Plath Ship?s clock and Barometer.

10. Pressure water system to sink

RayMarine Multifunction E Series

1. C80 Chart Plotter/GPS

2. DSM300 Depth Sounder

3. ST60 Wind and Close Hauled wind instrument

4. Two ST 4000 Tiller Pilots and Smart Controller Remote control for tiller pilot

5. Raytheon 24 mi Radar interfaced with Chart Plotter

6. West Marine VHF 650 Fixed mount radio plus one hand held Uniden MHS 350

Sails have been inspected, cleaned, annually maintained, and stored at Doyle sails in E Greenwich RI 1. Full Batten Mainsail w/cover with three reef points

2. Yankee headsail w/cover on Harken Self-Furler system

3. Staysail w/cover on Harken Self-Furler system

4. Cruising Gennaker with snuffer and ATN tacker


Photo of 53' Southern Cross 53 1986


53' Southern Cross 53 1986

Mystic, Connecticut, United States