Rhu , GB

Moody 37

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  • Year 1986
  • Length 37.01 ft | 11.28 m
  • Beam 3.81 meter
  • Max Draft 1.7 meter
  • Engine Thornycroft   T90

Boat Details

Galatea II is in nice overall condition with freshly polished topsides and new hull decal stripes. The Moody 37 has superb accommodation and comes with quite a reputation for great sailing qualities, many Moody 37's have cruised world-wide! Well maintained and 8 berths in 3 cabins with 2 heads including the palatial en-suite aft cabin. What more could you want!


  • LOA - 11.28m.
  • LWL - 9.53m.
  • Beam - 3.81m.
  • Draft - 1.7m.
  • Displacement - 7371kg.
  • Ballast - 2948kg
  • Total sail area - 76.92sqm

Hull, Deck and Keel

  • White GRP hull with original gelcoat, freshly polished and new hull decal.
  • Deck with textured non-slip.
  • Good wide side decks secured by a stainless steel pulpit, alloy stanchions with stainless steel double guard wires and stainless steel quarter pushpits.
  • The foredeck is spacious and the deep central cockpit offers great security.
  • Wheel steering.
  • She has a substantial cast iron fin keel through bolted with steel bolts.
  • Skeg hung GRP rudder.

Deck Equipment

  • Double bow roller.
  • Manual anchor windlass.
  • 35lb Bruce anchor with 45m chain and warp.
  • Stainless steel "Granny Bars" at the mast.
  • Stainless steel boarding ladder.
  • Various warps and fenders.
  • 6 mooring cleats with fairleads.
  • Boat hook.
  • Easyhoist outboard engine hoist on stern.
  • 2 x Lewmar 46 two speed self tailing manual winches.
  • 2 x Lewmar 43 two speed self tailing manual winches.
  • Lewmar 8 single speed manual winch.
  • Lewmar 16 slef tailing manual winch.
  • Lewmar 30 two speed manual winch.
  • Winch handles.

Interior and Accommodation

Eight berths in total in 3 cabins (incl saloon) comprising 3 double berths and 2 singles. Owners En-suite aft cabin.

Interior finish in a combination of GRP mouldings and Teak vaneered Marine ply.

Foreward Cabin -

Two single berths in "V" configuration. There is an infill which converts the singles to a large double berth when required.

Main Heads -

Situated forward to starboard with hanging locker opposite.

  • Access from saloon side and foreward cabin.
  • Marine toilet.
  • Shower.
  • Wash basin
  • Pressurised hot & cold fresh water.

Saloon -

The saloon has a single settee berth to port and a single settee berth to stbd which converts to a double berth.

  • Large folding leaf table. 
  • Ample storage space throughout with shelves, drawers and lockers.

Galley -

The U-shaped galley is to port aft in the saloon. Great work surface area and plenty of storage.

  • Gimballed Plastimo Neptune 2000 two burner gas oven and grill.
  • Two stainless steel sinks with hot & cold pressurised fresh water.
  • Top loading refrigerated cool box.

Navigation station -

To stbd aft in the saloon with large forward facing chart table and seat.

  • Chart storage.
  • Ships electrical distribution panel.

Skippers berth -

There is a single sea berth on the stbd side in the passageway leading to the owners aft cabin, aft of the Nav station.

Owners Aft cabin -

Large double berth to port with en-suite heads and seating to stbd with hanging locker.

En-suite heads -

  • Marine toilet.
  • Wash basin.
  • Hot & cold pressurised fresh water.

Navigation Instrumentation

  • Raymarine autopilot in cockpit with repeater at chart table
  • NASA DSC VHF radio. Chart table.
  • Garmin 126 GPS. Chart table.
  • Raytheon RX9 radar. Chart table
  • Plastimo binnacle mounted magnetic steering compass.
  • NASA echo sounder. Hatch garage.
  • NASA wind speed/direction. Hatch garage.
  • NASA Speed/Log. Hatch Garage. Not currently opperational.

Rig and Sails

  • Masthead Sloop.
  • Kemp silver anodised alluminium double spreaders mast.
  • Stainless steel standing rigging.
  • Kemp boom.
  • Headsail roller reefing.
  • Braid on braid running rigging.

Sails -

  • Mainsail, 2009, in good condition. Slab reefing with two reefs lead aft to the cockpit.
  • Roller reefing Genoa, 2009, in good condition with new UV strip. Roller reefing.

Machinery and Propulsion

Powered by a Thornycroft T90 4 cylinder 35hp marine diesel engine with shaft drive to a 3 blade fixed prop.  Good access to engine compartment from port cockpit locker and panel in stbd passageway.

  • Engine serial No 9849558.
  • Rope cutter on shaft.
  • Single lever morse controls.
  • Hurth gearbox.
  • Bowman heat exchanger.
  • Range 600 miles approx.
  • New hoses 2018.

Systems and Tankage

  • Pressurised hot water is supplied via a calorifier from a Bowman heat exchanger and immersion heater from 240v shore power.
  • Eberspacher warm air heating system.

Tankage -

  • Fuel - 204L. Fuel system including tank cleaned 2018.
  • Water - 2 x 250L. Plastic tanks under port & stbd saloon berths.

Electrical Systems

The ships 12v electrical system is powered by 3 heavy duty batteries.

  • 1 x 12v engine start battery. New 2018
  • 2 x 12v domestic batteries. New 2018
  • Engine alternator.
  • Blue Sea Systems automatic charging relay and isolators.
  • 240v Smart charger.
  • 240v shore power.
  • 13amp ring main.


  • Mainsail cover. New 2018.
  • Sprayhood.
  • Full cockpit canopy.

Safety Equipment

“The safety equipment listed below may not be serviced up to date at the point of sale and is sold “as is””

  • Automatic 12v RULE bilge pump - new 2018.
  • Manual bilge pump.
  • 4 x fire extinguishers.
  • Fire blanket.
  • Radar reflector.
  • Danbuoy.
  • Lifesling.
  • Horseshoe lifebuoy with safety light mounted on aft rail.
  • OSCAR MOB system.
  • Coastal flare pack. New 2018.
  • Navigation lights.
  • Jackstays.
  • Fog horn.

Additional Equipment

  • XM260 inflatable tender. May need servicing but thrown in as an extra.
  • Suzuki 2.5hp 4 -stroke outboard.
  • Clock & Barometer.
  • Paraffin lamp.

Manufacturer and Design Information

  • Designed by Bill Dixon and built in 1986 by Marine Projects, Plymouth.

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