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Specification MOONBEAM OF FIFE III

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The story of the Moonbeams began in 1858 with Moonbeam I & II. In 1902 Charles Plumtree Johnson, an eminent lawyer from London, decided to return to William Fife for the creation of his 3rd yacht. Mr Johnson wanted to race under the new RORC tonnage which included sailing ships with fitted-out interiors. Thus Moonbeam III was launched in 1903, becoming the 491st hull to leave the Fife yard. The result is a magnificent vessel which is now one of the most highly regarded classic yachts in the world. Both her streamlined shape and large sail surface area make for an extremely elegant and unique yacht.

Destination

West Mediteranean

Charter rate

Summer :  35 000 € Ex VAT per week
Winter :  35 000 € Ex VAT per week

Guests

Sleeping :  4
Cruising :  12

Construction

Year built / refit :  1903
Builder :  Fairlie, Scotland
Naval architect :  William Fife
Flag :  France

Main characteristics

Type :  Classic Yacht
Model :  Gaff Cutter
Length :  31 m
Beam :  4.72 m
Draft :  3.25 m
Material :  Wood
Engine :  135 CV Perkins de 2004 à 2,260 heures en Janvier 2011
Speed :  7 knots
Range :  260 nm
Generator :  10 KW Fisher Panda - d'occasion à partir 2008 - 700 heures en Janvier 2011
Fuel capacity :  450 L

Accommodation

Cabins :  2 Doubles
Crew :  2

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2016-06-14 - MOONBEAM III is Available for Charter at the Voiles de St Tropez 2016
MOONBEAM III is Available for Charter at the Voiles de St Tropez 2016

BGYB is delighted to announce that MOONBEAM III is available for charter for the Voiles de St Tropez 2016.

Rate for the event : 50 000 EUR + expenses

Day sail alongside the event : 6 000 EUR + expenses (high season) and 4 500 EUR + expenses (low season)

Cruising rate (4 guests) : 35 000 EUR + expenses (high season)
25 000 EUR + expenses (low season)

 The yacht is also available for the Voiles d'Antibes, the Régates Royales de Cannes (45 000 EUR) and Imperia (35 000 EUR).

2015-09-16 - S/Y MOONBEAM OF FIFE III is registered for racing and still available for charter at Les Voiles de St Tropez 2015.
S/Y MOONBEAM OF FIFE III is registered for racing and still available for charter at Les Voiles de St Tropez 2015.

The unique gathering of hundreds of yachts of all ages and all eras in the bay of Saint Tropez, is preparing to celebrate its fifteenth consecutive year in style. Sailors, skippers and boat owners will once again flock to Les Voiles from 26 September to 4 October for one final race of the year within the very special context of the little port in France’s Var region. 


Three hundred yachts will be on the water for an ‘haute couture’ procession, gathering together nearly a century and a half of naval architecture and maritime genius. On show will be the most beautiful boats, the greatest sailors and the most unexpected crews, who come together in their love of beautiful yachts – ancient and modern alike – and delight at seeing them being sailed superbly in an atmosphere of fairplay and conviviality. Such has been the vision of ‘made in Saint Tropez’ yachting every year since 1999.The grand festival of yachting! 

BGYB are delighted to announce that this year, S/Y MOONBEAM OF FIFE III is registered for racing and still available for charter at Les Voiles de St Tropez 2015.

2015-04-13 - Classic sailing yacht MOONBEAM OF FIFE III is available for charter during Les Voiles d'Antibes 2015!
Classic sailing yacht MOONBEAM OF FIFE III is available for charter during Les Voiles d'Antibes 2015!

BGYB is very happy to announce that the classic sailing yacht MOONBEAM OF FIFE III is available for charter during Les Voiles d'Antibes 2015.

 

Launched in 1903, the classic sailing yacht MOONBEAM OF FIFE III is certainly one of the most successful classic yachts in the world. Her streamlined shape and large sail surface area both make for an extremely elegant and unique yacht.

 

Charter rate: 40 000 EUR + VAT + Expenses

 

This year, the twentieth edition of Les Voiles d'Antibes will take place from the 3rd - 7th June 2015.