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1982 Cape Cod Mercer

Annapolis, Maryland


** REDUCED !! **

** Tripp Design Yawl ** Shoal ** AC/heat ** Awlgrip ** Beautiful Varnish ** Low Hours on Yanmar ** Maxprop **

With her exquisite sheer and classic lines in general, the Mercer 44 is considered by many to be the most beautiful among all of Bill Tripp's famous designs.  As the last Mercer built, and with her fastidious maintenance and continual upgrading, MARIAH is a rarity - and surely ranks among the most desirable classic yachts to be offered on the brokerage market.

Basic Boat Info

Price: $85,000
Boat Name: MARIAH
Make: Cape Cod
Model: Mercer
Year: 1982
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Cape Cod Shipbuilding
Designer: Bill Tripp
Construction: Fiberglass


Length: 44 ft
Length Overall: 44 ft
Beam: 11'8 ft
Min Draft: 4'3 ft
Displacement: 27,000 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 4JH4-AE
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 54hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 3 Blade, Bronze, Feathering


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 68 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: 110 gal
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: 20 gal


Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Direct
Boat Class: Cruisers, Yawl, Racers and Cruisers


Rod Rowan, CPYB
Crusader Yacht Sales


Crusader Yacht Sales
7078 Bembe Beach Road
Annapolis, Maryland, US, 21403



  • Marine AC/Heat in 2002 (16000 BTU)
  • Maxwell electric windlass with 45# CQR anchor 2002
  • Complete Awlgrip paint job on hull 2004 (White with green cove)
  • Windows rebuilt and bedded 2008
  • New Yanmar 4JH4AE engine ( less than 50 hrs ) 2008
  • New polished SS sinks, faucet, and glass companion way door  2011
  • Masts and booms Awlgripped 2011
  • Deck Awlgripped 2011 ( sand tone )
  • Refinished all varnish and Awlgripped rubrail 2014
  • Espar diesel heater (unsure about condition)
  • Seafrost refrigeration/freezer
  • Force 10 propane stove/oven
  • 3 blade Maxi-prop (feathering)
  • Xantrex Freedom 458 inverter/charger
  • Lewmar 58 ST Primaries---Barient 28 ST secondary
  • Shaffer 2100 Roller furling for genoa
  • Harken Mainsheet traveler



Throughout:  MaineAir reverse-cycle AC/heat, Espar heat, Gloss-varnished teak joinery, Varnished teak & holly sole, SS opening ports

  • Owner stateroom forward -w/ V-berth
  • Saloon with settee/berth, port and starbard
  • Galley, aft to port


  • Depthsounder - Datamarine
  • Radar - Furuno--does not work
  • Log-Speedometer - Datamarine
  • Radar Detector - Firdell
  • Wind Speed and Direction - Datamarine
  • Autopilot - Robertson AP 3000
  • Radio
  • Compass - Ritchie
  • GPS - Furuno GP-36
  • VHF - Standard Horizon with RAM (does not work)
  • Dacron mainsail -w. 2 reefs
  • 130% furling genoa (laminate)
  • Trysail -
  • Mizzensail
  • Spinnaker Pole

Potential purchasers should assume that any items on the vessel at the time of viewing, but not specifically listed on this specification sheet, are not included with the sale of the yacht. These specifications are believed to be correct but cannot be guaranteed. Specifications are provided for information purposes. Data was obtained from sources believed reliable but is not guaranteed by owner or brokers. Buyer assumes responsibility to verify all speeds, consumptions, capacities and other measurements contained herein and otherwise provided, and agrees to instruct his/her agents or his/her surveyor to confirm such details prior to purchase. This vessel is subject to sale, price and inventory changes or withdrawal from market without notice.

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