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1977 Catalina 25

Mystic, Connecticut

Located at a marina on the Mystic River, Mystic Connecticut, on land this season Jaybird is a fine example of this now classic coastal cruiser. Designed by Frank Butler and Gerry Douglas, the Catalina 25 is one of the most popular boats under 30 feet ever built. Well maintained with tidy and clean interior. 2012 Four stroke 9.9 HP Mercury ProKicker outboard, B&G T7 Chartplotter. Standard masthead rig with fixed iron keel. Fresh bottom paint summer 2021

Shrink wrap covered for off season There is no trailer with this boat.

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: Jaybird
Make: Catalina
Model: 25
Year: 1977
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: CTYK0022M77C
Has Hull ID: Yes


Length: 25 ft
Length Overall: 25 ft
Waterline Length: 22'2 ft
Beam: 8 ft
Max Draft: 4 ft
Displacement: 4,550 lb
Bridge Clearance: 35 ft
Ballast: 1,900 lb


Heads Count: 1
Boat Class: Cruisers


Howard Taylor
Rudders & Moorings Yacht Sales, LLC


Rudders & Moorings Yacht Sales LLC
83 Windward Lane
Bristol, Rhode Island, US, 02809

Accommodations and layout

Large cockpit with cushions. Below decks the main saloon features a L-shaped settee to starboard with centerline fold out dining table. Opposite to port a long settee. covered shelving outboard, Galley with two burner alcohol stove, ice box and sink (manual pump) on portside aft with cubbies and cabinet below. Upholstery is pale blue. Aft to starboard is a large quarterberth. Fore peak has a V berth, aft of which are a head to port and opposite a vanity with stainless steel sink (manual pump). Ambient ventilation provided by hatch over V berth. Four fixed portlights in main saloon. 

Electronics, navigation and electrical
  • B&G T7 chartplotter
  • Richie compass
  • Standard Horizon VHF radio 
  • 12 volt battery 
  • Electrical panel
  • Battery switch 
  • 12 volt cabin lights
  • Navigation lights


Sails & Rigging
  • Masthead sloop with aluminium spars
  • Mainsail
  • 150% genoa on Harken roller furler
  • Storm sail
  • Spinnacker (unused) 
  • Mainsail cover 
  • Two Barlow #16 primary winches
  • Two Barlow #15 halyard winches
  • Aluminium tracks 
  • Winch handle


Deck and equipment.
  • Non skid decks
  • Tiller steering 
  • Tiller cover 
  • Danforth anchor with nylon rode and chain leader.
  • Stainless steel stanchions with lifelines
  • Stainless steel bow and stern rails
  • Fire extinguisher
  • Lifejackets
  • Docklines 
  • Fenders
  • Horseshoe lifering
  • Boathook. 



Four Stroke 9.9HP Mercury ProKicker outboard (2012) with less than 30 hours; used for docking and maneuvering. 

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

Please call Howard Taylor at 860 884 9924 to schedule a viewing. Thank you

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