Past Auction Details

1990 26’ 9” Fortier Downeast Style Powerboat Bankruptcy Sale  -  Online Auction

Starts: Sat, Nov 14 at 9:00 PM US/Eastern

Ends: Sat, Dec 12 at 2:00 PM US/Eastern

Online Only Public Auction
By Order of the United States Bankruptcy Court, District of Connecticut
Engfer CASE NO. 20-30228
Chapter 7 Bankruptcy
1990 26’ 9” Fortier Downeast Style Powerboat
Name of Vessel: Sweet Melissa
Hull ID Number: FDF00248D090
Documentation Number: 969958 \
Builder: Fortier
Model: Fortier 26
Year: 1990
Designer: Eldridge-McInnis
Type of Vessel: Down East
Dimensions: LOA: 26' 9" Beam: 10' 0" Draft: 2'6"
Displacement Weight: 6,500 lb

Single 200 Horsepower Volvo Diesel Inboard Engine
Cooling: Fresh Water
Make: Volvo Model: TAMD41A
Serial Number: 2204153809
Reduction Gear: Volvo MS l A, 1.96:1
Engine Controls: Push/Pull Cable Propeller Shaft: 1 3/8" Stainless Steel Fuel Tanks: 2
Fuel Tank Grounded:
No Fuel Vent: Type A-1
Fuel Capacity: 100 Gallons
Engine Hours: Gauge Not Operational
Gear SIN: 310108
Propeller Shaft Seal: PSS Dripless
Propeller: 17d x 17p 4-Blade Bronze
Fuel Tank Material: Fiberglass
Fuel Supply Hose: Type A-1 Fuel
Fill: Type A-2
Fuel Filter: Racor 500FG
Fuel Shut-Off: Between Tanks & Aft Engine Compartment

Electrical, Electronics, and Navigation
Electrical System: 12v DC & 120v AC
Batteries: (2) Group 27 Not Included
120v AC Battery Charger: Xantrex 20 Amp
Wiring: Multi-Strand Plastic Coated Copper
Compass: Ritchie
Radar: Fumno Monochrome
GPS: Garmin GPSMAP 4415
Shore Power System: 30 Amp
Battery Cutout Electrical Switch: (1) Vapor Tight
Engine Alternator: Volvo 12 Volt
Fathometer: None Knotmeter: In GPS
Autopilot: Simrad APl 1 (not operational)
VHF Radio: Icom IC-M45

Plumbing, Head, and Galley
Fresh Water Tank: 1 Plastic
Fresh Water Capacity: 20 Gallons
Bilge Pumps: 1
Head Toilets: (1) Manual
Refrigeration: None
Galley Stove: Origo 4000, Alcohol

From Our General Observations – We are Not Surveyors, Please Personally Inspect.
General Condition of Topsides: Good, Sound
General Condition of House and Deck: Good, Sound, Dry
General Condition of Hull: Good, Sound, Smooth, No Visual Blistering General Condition of Interior: Good, Needs Minor Cleaning
General Condition of Bilge and Engine Compartment: Clean
Engine Appears Very Good, But we have not run it. Needs Batteries

  • Boat is sold with a CT Bill of Sale Signed by the Trustee. CT Does Not Title Boats of this size and age.

Warehouse / Storage :
On Hard At
Yankee Boatyard & Marina
54 Riverview Street
Portland, CT 06840
(Please To Do Visit The Boat Without Contacting Us. Inspection by Appointment Only

Local Pick-Up: REMOVAL Is by Appointment Within 20 Days Of The Closing.

The successful bidder shall be fully responsible for removing all items purchase after full payment thereof. No items can be removed from the site without full payment. Any vehicle or trailer that is purchased must be towed from the site unless the successful bidder has a dealer plate or can show proof of a valid vehicle registration.

Buyer's Premium: 15% buyer's premium.
Payment Due In Full: By Tuesday 12/17/20 by 3:00P.M.

Payment Types: Bank check, or wire transfer payable to “Hamilton Group, LLC. A credit card may be required to verify the bidder’s identity when registering on but cannot be used to pay for the vehicle

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