Lottie's cast iron central ballast keel and half-inch steel plate bilge keels

Vital statistics:

Length overall: 24′ 0″ (7.3m)
Length waterline: 19′ 0″ (5.79m)
Beam overall: 7′ 5″ (2.26m)
Draught: Bilge keel 2′ 6″ (0.76m)
Displacement 4040lbs (1835kg)
Ballast (40%) 1500lbs (680kg)

Sail areas:

Mainsail 150 square feet
Genoa 140 square feet



Beta 14 two-cylinder diesel

Beta Marine BZ482 2 cylinder, naturally aspirated, diesel propulsion engine developing 13.5 bhp at 3,600 rpm with a swept volume of 479 cc.  Heat exchanger cooling.


Lottie has four berths in two cabins.  The layout is similar to the standard production boat with a sink and chart table to port and gas cooker and grill to starboard.  Between the saloon and the foc’sle there is a Lavac sea toilet, shelf storage and a hanging locker.