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Classic Commuter for Sale

Lyman-Morse did a refit on this 1930s motoryacht before she joined the brokerage market.

November 6, 2020
73-foot Eldridge-McInnis yacht
Scout, a 73-foot Eldridge-McInnis design launched in 1930 was refit in 2017-18 refit, including a repower with Caterpillar C7.1 engines, structural work in the engine room, and a new paint job and brightwork. Asking price is $2.5 million. Courtesy Lyman-Morse

Lyman-Morse in Maine has listed the classic motoryacht Scout for sale following a refit. The asking price is $2.5 million.

Scout is a 73-foot Eldridge-McInnis design that launched in 1930 as Cormar from the Defoe Shipbuilding Company. The 2017-18 refit included repowering her with Caterpillar C7.1 engines, doing structural work in the engine room, and giving her a new paint job and brightwork.

She now has a reported cruising speed of 15 knots with a top-end speed of 22 knots.

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Scout is lying in Camden, Maine, and is available for tours with broker Scott Layton, who describes her as “a rare opportunity to own a piece of maritime history.”

What kind of wood was used to build Scout? She has mahogany over cedar planks on oak frames.

For more information, visit: lymanmorse.com

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