1953 22′ Classic Shepherd Classic Boat Utility “beaut Too” with Trailer
This beautiful 1953 Shepherd 22’ utility runabout African mahogany boat has won many boat show awards. She is powered with the original 150 HP Gray Marine engine, Paragon hydrostatic transmission, and new12 volt battery. Boat was restored by Woodwind Yachts, Nestleton, Ontario, Canada, making this Shepherd a special eye-catcher in any boating event. Attention during restoration was made to original details including:
Third owner since new with documents available.
Rechromed with lots of bright chrome.
Original bow light with integral circulating air vent.
Deck mounted chrome siren.
Dual chrome spot lights mounted on each side of the windshield.
A rear view chrome mirror in center of windshield.
Seats are upholstered in quality marine grade green naugahyde with white piping.
Floor has “special” Waterhog carpet rope design adding to the quality ride and nautical appearance.
The galvanized fuel tank has been replaced with a new custom fabricated 20 gal. baffled stainless steel tank for longevity.
Bilge pumps installed fore and aft.
Original hour meter with less than 600 hours.
The 12 coat marine varnish finish topside and the bottom, refinished using Interlux bottom enamel, complete the name of the boat: “Beaut Too,” the pride of the show.
Anderson, South Carolina, United States