42' Whitby 42 Ketch 1975



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42' Whitby 42 Ketch 1975 Ishmael





She has treated her Captain and Admiral well over their last ten years of cruisng from Michigan and throughout the Bahamas. Although far from new "Ishmael" possesses that indescribable Whitby cruisng capability. Her owners have maintained her well and continuously upgraded her to meet their cruisng needs. You will find her ready to cruise with her owners ready to share their knowledge and adventures with Ishmael's next lucky owners. 

Please read her full specs carefully and we think you will find her to be well found and lots of cruising boat for under 55 grand!

Call us for your on-board experience and prepare to be impressed!

PACUYS - AYS would love to guide you through a personal showing of this 42' Whitby 42 Ketch 1975. This yacht for sale is located in Daytona Beach, Florida and priced at $54,900. For a showing please contact us by filling out the form on this page and we will get back to you shortly!





42 Ketch

Cruise Speed:


Max Speed:


Range NMI:



13' "

Engine Details:

Perkins 4-236

Engine 1:

1975 67.00 HP

Engine 2:

1975 67.00 HP

Engine Fuel:


Fuel Capacity:

120 GAL

Water Capacity:

180 GAL


From the Bow - Guest Stateroom: Private Cabin with spacious V-berth w/ filler cushion. Six large hullside cabinets, mahogany hullside stavings, four drawers, hanging locker, new overhead hatch, opening port, two fixed portlights, access doors to chain locker, overhead storage shelf for filler cushion

Guest Head: Access from guest stateroom and salon, Lavac head, vanity, S/S sink, recent new countertops, 3 lockers, mirror, shower w/ sump, hanging locker adjacent.

Salon: Settee to starboard with storage under and behind, 3 hullside drawers, 2 cubbie lockers, wine cabinet w/ drop down serving table. To port is an L-shaped settee with huge hullside storage behind, 3 drawers under plus additional stowage. Two drawers over settee hullside, 2 lockers and a "library" open locker. Bulkhead mounted dining table easily seats 5 for dinner. Both settees will convert to double berths if needed.

Nav Station: Located Starboard of the companionway. Flip-top chart table, dedicated seat w/ integral storage, two hullside lockers, internal locker under, book rack

Starboard Walk Through Aft: Hullside storage cubbies, flip-top chart storage, 12v/110v electrical panels, two drawers. Two door access to spacious engine room

Master Stateroom: Private cabin with athwartship queen berth, double hanging locker, six drawers, 8" foam mattress, 7 hullside lockers, stairs to cockpit. Ensuite master head with Lavac head, vanity w/ss sink, 4 lockers, and shower to sump

General Notes: No 42' boat has more storage capability! Beautiful teak and holly sole, salon upholstery 2016, Cole stove in salon, mattress topper for v-berth 2016, heads have been fresh water flushed

  • Adler Barbour 12v Super Cold refrigerator w/ freezer
  • Digital temp gauges for refigeration & freezer
  • Force 10 4-burner propane stove w/ oven
  • Double SS sink
  • (6) Lockers
  • (5) Drawers
  • Two spice racks
  • Countertops new in 2016
  • 5 Micron filter for incoming fresh water

  • Garmin GPS/Map 547
  • Garmin 176
  • Uniden depth
  • Standard Horizon depth
  • Standard Horizon VHF w/ DSC
  • Standard Horizon hand held VHF
  • SSB receiver
  • Ritchie 6" compass
  • Spot Gen3 personal locator

  • (4) 6V Trojan T-105 house batteries, (2) 12V Group 27 engine
  • Iota 55 amp automatic battery charger w/ Smart Charge contoller
  • 2500 watt inverter by Genius Power
  • (3) 135 watt solar panels
  • Victron battery monitor
  • Wifi booster
  • Twin alternator system - one for house, one for engine
  • All LED interior lighting
  • Excellent lighting capability throughout the boat
  • Marinco 50' 30 amp shore power cables

  • Marv-Air 12,000 BTU reverse cycle AC/heat
  • Spare 5,000 BTU house AC for dockside use
  • Borg Warner Velvet Drive transmission
  • Aft head - macerator w/ deck pumpout or overboard
  • Forward head - macerator, holding tank, deck pumpout
  • Water filtration system
  • Manual oil change pump
  • (3) Racor fuel filters
  • Racor fuel polishing system
  • Hynautic hydraulic steering
  • (4) Bilge Pumps - (3) Automatic, (1) Manual
  • Full engine gauges at helm
  • CO fume detector
  • BC Fire extinguisher

  • Ground Tackle: Manson 55# w/ 200' 5/16 chain, 35# CQR w/ 30' chain & 200' rode, Spare Fluke anchor
  • 3/4 Cockpit enclosure
  • SS Bimini frame w/ deck entry handrails
  • Stern seats port & starboard
  • (4) Cockpit articulating chairs
  • Automatic anchor light
  • Upper nav lights are LED
  • Firdell blipper radar reflector
  • Lifesling system
  • Horseshoe buoy
  • 2015 10' Achilles RIB w/ chaps
  • 9.8 hp Tohatsu 4 stroke OB engine
  • OB motor rail mount
  • (2) Solar vents
  • (4) Dorades
  • New deck hatches
  • Bimini overhead rod holder
  • (3) Deck rail rod holders
  • Saltwater deck washdown
  • U.S. Coast Guard approved safety package

  • Sail inventory: Mizzen staysail, spinnaker, ProFurl furling main, mizzen & 130% genoa
  • Mack sails are approximately 10 years old & in good to very good condition
  • All control lines lead to cockpit
  • Stainless wire rigging inspected 2016
  • (7) regular winches & (3) Self tailing: Barlow 27 ST primaries, Lewmar 40 ST maneuvering 

Simply put... An excellent cruisng boat for the money. She can take you to the Bahamas tomorrow in comfort and safety. Sellers are knowledgeable cruisers that know how to properly maintain a boat. You would be hard pressed to find a better equipped or more capable cruisng boat for under $60K!

This listing is presented to you courtesy of a member of the International Yacht Brokers Association and may be centrally listed with another broker. It is offered as a convenience by this broker/dealer to its clients and is not intended to convey direct representation of a particular vessel.

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. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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