1986 Tartan Soverel 33 Sailboat Transport

Brief History

Tartan was founded in 1960 by Charles Britton. Tartan developed their first boat model, the Tartan 27, through collaboration with the design firm Sparkman and Stephens, and builder Douglass and McLeod. Later in 1983, the first Tartan Soverel 33 sailboat was built. The Tartan Soverel 33 was built by four different companies using two sets of molds. These companies include Tartan Marine, Soverel Marine, Pacific Boat Works and Republic Boat Works. The first 69 were built by Soverel Marine, 20 were built by Tartan Marine, Republic Boat Works built 5, and Pacific Boat Works built 19.


The Tartan Soverel 33 that Eric transported is approximately 35 feet in length, has a beam that is no greater than 12 feet, and is no greater than 12 feet and 10 inches in height. For more in depth specifications, you can check them out at sailboatdata.com.

West Basin Marina

West Basin Marina is owned and operated by the City of St. Joseph. The marina is located just inside the pier heads that are one block from the Tiscornia Park and next to the St. Joseph River Yacht Club. There is a total of 100 boat slips, 90 of which are seasonal and the other 10 being transient. They range in size from 30 feet to 50 feet. There are several amenities including gas & diesel 7 days a week, a ships store, pump out service, and winterization & seasonal storage. At the marina, there is also a fish cleaning station for those who like to fish. You can find West Basin Marina at 273 Marina Dr. Saint Joseph, Michigan 49085.

Apollo Beach Marina

Apollo Beach Marina is located at 1485 Apollo Beach Boulevard Apollo Beach, Florida  33572. At Apollo Beach Marina, wet slips are available, as well as yard storage either on stands or trailers. On their website, they have a their services listed in their price list. Services include pulling or installing masts, haul out for survey, haul out/back in and haul out one-way. They have a ramp, a work yard, and a fork lift for the use to either place equipment on boats or remove equipment. Apollo Beach Marina also sells frozen bait. You’ll find both friendly and helpful staff at the marina.

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