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2018 Custom David Moss 31 Gaff Cutter

Beaulieu, Hampshire


Designed and built by David Moss of Fleetwood, Polly was launched in 2018 and won the Classic Boat award that year for the best traditional new build under 40'. Full bilge, transom stern and simple gaff cutter rig. At 31' LOD she is a handy size. Deep sheltered cockpit, over 6' headroom, 4 decent berths, heads compartment and galley. 3 cylinder 36hp Bukh diesel engine. Decent nav and comms and safety kit. Pressurised hot water. Cabin heater. Spray hood and cockpit cover. Winter cover. North Sails made from Clipper Canvas. A rare beauty!

Basic Boat Info

Boat Name: Polly
Make: Custom
Model: David Moss 31 Gaff Cutter
Year: 2018
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Construction: Wood
Keel Type: Full Keel


Length: 31 ft / 9.45 m
Length Overall: 40 ft / 12.19 m
Length Of Deck: 31 ft / 9.45 m
Waterline Length: 29 ft / 8.84 m
Beam: 10 ft / 3.05 m
Max Draft: 5'6 ft / 1.68 m
Min Draft: 5'6 ft / 1.68 m
Displacement: 9,650 kg
Cabin Headroom: 6'1 ft / 1.85 m
Single Berths: 4

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Bukh
  • Model: DV36ME
  • Engine Power: 36hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 4 BladeBronze, Feathering
  • Engine Location: Center
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Year: 2018
Cruising Speed: 5 kn
Maximum Speed: 7.5 kn


Fuel Tanks: 2
Fuel Tank Material: Stainless Steel
Water Tanks: 2
Water Tank Material: Stainless-steel
Holding Tank Count: 1


Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Direct
Windlass Type: Manual
Boat Class: Cutter, Antique and Classics


William Rhys-Jones
BH Boat Sales


BH Boat Sales
BH Boat Sales
Beaulieu, Hampshire, GB, SO42 7XB
Tel:01590 616316


BH Boat Sales 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.