70' Seaton Pilothouse trawler

70' Seaton Pilothouse trawler

(recent $400,000 price reduction!)

Estate Sale:

If you are searching for a true "go anywhere" long range cruiser, this yacht will check all the boxes. This is a rare opportunity to own a proven Delta/Stephen Seaton design, similar in concept to Spirit of Zopiloteonly larger. Custom built at Ed Wahl boatyard in British Columbia. Heavy solid fiberglass layup. 

Her legendary Gardner 8L3B main engine purchased freshly re-manufactured from Germany. 230 hp @ 1150 rpm. w/Twin disk 4.13:1 gear turning  a 5' prop provides unequaled reliability and fuel economy.  8 gal/hr at 10.5 knots! 

Hydraulic bow and stern thrusters. Hydraulic stabilizers. Hydraulic get-home. 40 gph Watermaker. Telescoping hydraulic crane... on and on.

This custom yacht was launched in 2000 but rarely used other than at the dock. All machinery is essentially new. Substantial cosmetics and new soft goods are needed. 

This is an chance to acquire a world class expedition yacht at a fraction of replacement cost. 

  1. Additional Specs, Equipment and Information:

    Boat Name Norsepol Specs Builder: Ed Wahl Boatyard
    Designer: Stephen Seaton
    Flag of Registry: United States
    Hull Shape: Displacement Dimensions LOA: 72 ft 1 in
    Beam: 20 ft 4 in
    Maximum Draft: 9 ft 0 in
    Displacement: 276000 lbs Full Load Engines Engine 1:
    Engine Brand: Gardner
    Engine Model: 8L3B
    Engine Type: Inboard
    Engine/Fuel Type: Diesel
    Location: Center
    Engine Hours: 284
    Propeller: 3 blade propeller
    Drive Type: Direct Drive
    Engine Power: 230 HP Tanks Fresh Water Tanks: 2 Fiberglass (1500 Gallons)
    Fuel Tanks: 6 Fiberglass (4500 Gallons)
    Holding Tanks: 1 Fiberglass (2000 Gallons) Accommodations Number of single berths: 2
    Number of double berths: 2
    Number of cabins: 3
    Number of heads: 3 Electronics Log-speedometer
    Cockpit speakers
    Depthsounder - Interphase model Twinscope in Pilothouse and flybridge
    Compass - Richie 4 1/2
    Wind speed and direction
    Navigation center
    Radar - Furuno NavNet w/two 19
    Plotter - Furuno NavNet
    TV set
    DVD player
    GPS - Maretron DSM 200; Furuno GP-32 w/digital GPS and WAAS capability; Furuno RD-30 data repeater at flybridge
    VHF - Icom M-604 Uniden UM-625 w/loudhailer
    CD player Inside Equipment Deep freezer
    Marine head
    Stern thruster - Hydraulic
    Battery charger
    Bow thruster - Hydraulic
    Fresh water maker - Daily Marine (one hour on meter)
    Air compressor
    Sea water pump
    Hot water - Jass 10.5 gpm electric with Burnhart hot water boiler
    Washing machine
    Electric head
    Microwave oven
    Air conditioning
    Electric bilge pump Electrical Equipment Shore power inlet
    Inverter - Two Trace SW-4024 4000 watt Inverters.
    Generator - Starboard: Lima/Marathon 40KW @ 1200rpm powered by John Deere 6068; Port:Lima 29KW@1200 rpm powered by John Deere 4039 Outside Equipment/Extras Davits
    Hydraulic windlass

    Galley and equipment

    Spacious U-shaped galley with granite counters. Huge SubZero refrigerator/freezer . Four element Frigidaire glass top electric range/oven. Built-in Kitchen Aide microwave.Bosch Dishwasher. Broan trash compactor. Large pantry.

    Large BBQ station on aft weather deck w/sink.

    Portable BBQ and single basin sink (not connected) on flybridge.

    U-Line refrigerator/icemaker and sink in pilothouse.


    Gardner 8L3B, eight cylinder inline diesel.Fresh water cooling. Dry stack exhaust.

    230 hp @1150 rpm

    Twin electric starters.

    TwinDisk Model MG:514  4:13:1 reduction gear.

    4" shaft with hydraulic "get home" driven by generator.

    60" propeller

    Hobbs meter shows 284 hours.


    Full beam salon with cherry cabinetry. Forward and to port is a curved staircase leading up to the pilothouse. Forward is the U-shaped galley, extending all the way to starboard. To port is a curved stairway leading down and aft to the master stateroom and machinery spaces forward.

    Continuing forward and to port is a day head and a hallway with large storage cabinets. There is ample space for months worth of stores. Forward is a foc'sle cabin/office space with two single bunks, cabinets and desk.

    Heading aft again to starboard is guest stateroom with queen bunk,custom cabinetry and private access to a head w/stall shower.

    Spacious pilothouse has a table and guest seating with a small pilot berth against the aft bulkhead. There is a fixed double seat for helmsman and co-pilot...

    Excellent visibility with a full compliment of 'glass bridge' electronics. Electronic controls are duplicated on both wings of the Portuguese bridge.

    Aft of the pilothouse is a huge boat deck with large deck boxes, deck freezer, smoker, and custom hot tub. A ladder on the aft bulkhead of the pilothouse leads to the flybridge with duplicate controls.

    Ground Tackle

    Massive single drum (all stainless) hydraulic anchor winch w/brake mounted on foredeck.

    Anchor: 450 lb. stainless stockless anchor w/approx.180 feet of 3/4" stud link chain and approx. 600 ft. of 3/4" galv. wire rope.


    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. Buyer should assume that 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, and should instruct his agents, or his surveyors to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. Buyer assumes responsibility to verify all speeds, consumptions, capacities and other measurements contained herein and otherwise provided, and agrees to instruct his surveyor to confirm such details prior to purchase. This vessel is subject to sale, price and inventory changes, and withdrawal from market without notice.