Rudders & Moorings Yacht Sales LLC
83 Windward Lane
Bristol, Rhode Island, US, 02809
Tel:1-855-AHOYMATE (1-855-246-9628)
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1972 Tartan 30

location icon Groton, Connecticut
Year 1972
Length 30 ft

On the hard this season on her custom Loadmaster trailer in Groton Connecticut. A good example of this now classic Sparkman and Stevens design, regarded highly for quality build and sailing performance. 30 HP Atomic 4 engine. Main and 100% roller furling jib in fair shape. 

Price reduced for quick sale.


Year Built 1972
Category Sail
Length Overall 30 ft
Beam 10 ft
Construction Fiberglass
Hull ID 0106
Keel Fin Keel
Min Draft 4'11 ft
Fuel Tank Cap. 18 gal
Water Tank Cap. 40 gal
Holding Tank Cap. 20 gal
Ballast 3700 lb
Displacement 8,750 lb
Accommodations and layout

Forward is a V-berth, the head is aft and to port with a hanging locker. Abaft forward cabin is the neat and tidy main saloon, with blue cushioned settee to port and dinette table. Galley along starboard side midships with fully insulated ice box and two burner alcohol Origo stove, stainless steel sink. Aft are two 6ft plus quarter berths either side of companionway leading up to cockpit. There are 5 ports in main saloon and two in frward cabin. One opening port in head

Sails & Rigging

Aluminium spars

Two Barient 22 primary winches

Two Barient 16 secondary winches

Barient 10 halyard winch.

100% jib on roller furling


Mainsail cover

Mainsheet traveller

Spinnacker pole

Whisker pole

Electronics and navigation.
  • Horizon VHF
  • Depthmeter
  • Ritchie compass
  • 12 volt house and engine batteries
  • Shorepower inlet
  • Electric bilge pump
  • Navigation lights
Deck equipment and sundries
  • Danforth anchor at bow with windlass
  • Stainless steel stanchions
  • Cord lifelines
  • Cockpit cushions
  • Swim ladder
  • Life ring
  • Rod holder
  • Fire extinguisher
Engine and mechanical
  • Well maintained 30 HP Atomic engine (hours unknown)
  • Tiller steering
  • Skeg hung rudder
  • Two bladed propeller
  • Manual bilge pump

Custom Loadmaster trailer in great shape. Note that a trailer for a thirty foot yacht not only aids in transportation most anywhere but would also provide flexible storage options. 

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.
Additional Contact Information
Rudders and Moorings LLC, Stonington Office:
Howard Taylor, Varykino Stonington, Connecticut 06378