Camper and Nicholson 55

This stunning and successfull 1968 Camper and Nicolson 55 is for sale and ready to sail the world.

Camper and Nicholson, one of the oldest and most prestigious yachting names in the world, proved their winning design when they won the 1970 Sydney to Hobart.  The performance cruiser continues to shine in long ocean races with a fantastic IRC rating.

Beautifully presented with rich mahogany interior and beech decks. Full refit 2008, including new mast, boom and rigging, sail wardrobe, full engine rebuild, new gearbox, new electronics.

100 percent ready to sail or race anywhere and would suit extended cruising.

OWNER SAYS SELL, BIG REDUCTION TO $165,000. For more information go to

For sale with DBY Boat Sales in Newport. For inspection appointment please call +61 2 9999 3311. For a detailed inventory and additional higher resolution photos email

Price: SOLD
Price Base: SOLD
Model: 55
Length: 55.00 Feet
Year: 1968
Category: Yacht and Sail Boats
Hull Type: Alloy
Hull Style: Single
Power Type: Sail
Type Of Sales: Dealer
Engine Make:
Engine Type:
Condition: Used
State: New South Wales
Stock Number: PWCS551334/6
Builder : Camper & Nicholson
Water (Potable) Capacity (l) : 900 ltrs capacity
Hull Construction Material : alloy
Hull Type : mono
Deck Construction Material : alloy and laid beech
Length (feet) : 55 feet
Length (m) : 16.76 m
Beam/Width (feet) : 14 feet
Draft (m) : 2.3 m
Keel/Ballast : Alloy/lead fin keel.
Number of Helms : 1 x wheel. Skeg hung rudder.
Number Of Engines : 1 x Perkins Prima 4 cylinder 55 hp diesel engine. 4482 engine hours.
Engine Room : New gearbox 2007. Perkins engine instruments. 3 blade feathering prop.
Number of Batteries : 3 x 12volt (200 A/H each) House, 2 x 12volt Starter
Number of Fuel Tanks : 1 alloy tank x 450 ltrs capacity
Accommodation Notes : 1 cabin, 5ft 10 inch headroom.
Number of Berths : 4 single bunks
Number of Showers : 1
Shower Type : enclosed H & C
Number of Toilets : 1
Toilet Type : electric pumpout
Stove : gas 2 burner + oven
Refrigeration : ICER 12 volt front opening
Number of Sinks : dual stainless steel
Entertainment and Appliances Notes : GME CD player
Anchor / Winch : 2 x 13 s/tailing Barlow. 12v electric winch. 2 x chain, 2 x warp.
Bilge Pump : 2 x electric
Deck Gear : pushpit/pulpit lines
Mast/Rigging : Cutter sloop masthead rig. New alloy mast (2008). New alloy boom and Dyform and Staloc rigging 2008.
Sail Inventory : Main: Dacron Cruiselam Full Battens. Genoas - Cruiselam # 1 and # 2 (2008). Jib: Dacron # 3 & # 4 (2008). Spinnakers: 2 x MPS, 1 x Asymetric. Storm gear: Storm jib + Trisail. Facnor Furler, Spinnaker pole, lazyjacks.
Electrics : internal lighting - 12v incandescent. Clock, Barometer.
Electronics Navigation : B & G Network Data - Sounder, Log, Wind. Autopilot: Coursemaster CM852. Furuno radar. Danforth compass.
Covers : Dodger, full boat cover
Safety Gear : fire extinguishers, life jackets, Jon buoy.
Ground Tackle : approx 85m chain.
GPS : Standard Horizon GPS Chart 180
Has Navigation Lights : 12v lights
Radio : VHF and SSB HF
Remarks : Extras: Bosuns chair, cockpit cushions.