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Patrick T. Kennedy
50' Willard UB 1989

$ 100,000

Patrick T. Kennedy is a Willard 50' UB listed for sale with United Yacht Broker Samantha Gauld. Samantha can be reached at 1-978-590-2806 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 Commercial Boats and similar boats. With over 165 yacht brokers worldwide, we have the largest network of boat buyers and sellers in the industry.

Retired from the U.S. Navy aircraft carrier Eisenhower, this 50 foot Willard Utility Boat (UB88) has been run as an inner harbor passenger ferry/tour boat/water taxi/event cruise/charter vessel in Boston. She has U.S. Coast Guard inner harbor certification (COI) for 49 passengers and 2 crew. The vessel just passed the USCG bi-annual hull exam. Own a piece of history with this vessel, the UB88 US Navy launch.

"All aboard the Patrick T. Kennedy UB88"  Experience a scenic tour of Boston Harbor en-route to any one of the National Park Harbor Islands or to the Charlestown Navy Yard, home of the U.S.S. Constitution and the WWII destroyer the U.S.S. Cassin Young. Book your tour today!


  • Price: $ 100,000
  • Days on Market: 114
  • Builder: Willard
  • Model: UB
  • Location: Gloucester, Massachusetts, United States
  • Type: Power
  • LOA: 49 ft 1 in
  • Display Length: 50 ft
  • Beam: 14' 3"
  • Category: Commercial Boats
  • Water Capacity: --
  • Fuel Capacity: 200 gals
  • Engine Details: Detroit Diesel 6-71
  • Engine 1: 1989 HRS 225.00 HP
  • Engine Fuel: Diesel
  • Danforth Anchor
  • Fenders and Dock Lines

Safety Equipment:

  • Life Jackets
  • Emergency Steering
  • Ring Life Buoy with lights and line horn
  • Electric Bilge Pumps with manual backup
  • Boat hook
  • Engine compartment fixed halocarbon fire extinguisher system
  • (1) each B-I hand portable fire extinguisher and B-II semi portable fire extinguisher
  • Compass
  • Horizon GX 1700 25 Watt VHF Marine Radio
  • Stereo
  • Garmin 740S GPS
  • Chart Plotter
  • Navigational Lights
  • (1) 1989 Detroit 6-71 225 hp diesel engine; sea water cooled
  • Two Batteries
  • 12 Volt
  • United States Coast Guard Certificate of Inspection
  • Crew required: 1 Master and 1 Deckhand
  • 49 Passengers
  • Permitted Route: Lakes, Bays and Sounds

More photos to come.

This turnkey Passenger Ferry, Water Taxi, Commercial Business, U.S. Navy UB Launch, Event Cruiser, Harbor Tours and Charter Vessel business is being offered at a great value. Own a piece of history with this vessel, the UB88 US Navy launch.

*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 Willard listing is a great opportunity to purchase a very nice 49' UB. She is currently listed with United Yacht Sales broker Samantha Gauld 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.


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