Wooden Power Boat for Sale

Vintage 1961 Shepherd Cabin Cruiser - Private Sale $10,700.00


Wooden Shepherd Boat for Sale:  A front view of this lovely Canadian made, extensively restored 1961 Shepherd Cabin Cruiser classic wood boat for sale with bright white hull, attractive brightwork (bright work) and canvas sun top.  At 33 feet this vintage Shepherd Cruiser is at home on larger lakes with the most recent launch being at Lake Winnipeg for over a decade.  All mahogany, double hull design powered by the original twin Chrysler inboard engines, these 318's were completely rebuilt in 1999-2000.  A beautiful example of one of the rare Shepherd boats for sale and the Canadian craftsmanship history which would hold esteem on the Great Lakes, on Lake of the Woods, Lake Ontario, Lake Michigan, Lake Superior, Lake Erie or would very much be at home on waterways in British Columbia (BC).  This prestigious Shepherd Cruiser is reasonably priced for quick sale.


Classic Shepherd Cabin Cruiser for Sale:  The Captain's view is pictured in the Skipper's Station presenting nautical Control Panel and wheel for this vintage 1961 Shepherd Cabin Cruiser.  Several navigational gauges, tachometer, depth finder and controls are presented all set in rich mahogany.  This example of wonderful Canadian craftsmanship carries esteem and prestige where ever She launches.  Truly a rare find in this condition.


Classic Shepherd Cabin Cruiser for Sale: A beautiful 33 foot all wood antique boat greets the viewer in this full side view of a rare Canadian built Shepherd Cabin Cruiser which was 6th off the production line in 1961 with few to follow.  A spectacular small yacht, these gems are the pride of any marina with bright white hull complimented with brightwork (bright work) of stained trim and polished metal and finished with an attractive marine canvas sun top.  This all mahogany Cabin Cruiser comfortably sleeps four and has a fully renewed and tastefully restored interior with new galley including gimble stove and an invitingly cozy restored dining room area.


Wooden Power Boat for Sale 33 foot Classic Shepherd Cruiser :  The interior of this lovely wooden boat is featured in this photo with rich woodwork, brass hardware, glass door knobs, new cushion fabric and curtains.  An antique porthole mirror compliments the integrity and quality of this Canadian Club Classic.  The white ceiling and wood detailing are evident with recessed lighting in this beautiful restored interior with new galley kitchen cooking area with tasteful and cozy dining room eating area.





This beautiful 1961 33 ft. Shepherd Cabin Cruiser is a rare find, being #6 off the production line that year.   I have been fortunate to have it in my possession for over a decade.  Number details are etched on top of the door by the manufacturer leading down to the living area.  It is now time to sell this lovely classic Canadian built Shepherd Cruiser to someone who will continue to look after and cherish Her.

This boat has an all mahogany double hull and is powered by the original twin Chrysler 318s which were completely rebuilt in about 1999 and since then have logged 540 hours. 

The interior has been completely renewed with new upholstery throughout, new foam in all beds and seating as well as new curtains.

Galley has been renewed with new force 10 gimbled stove installed with two burners and a grill.  Fridge is found below gimbled stove in picture.  The dining area features a new mahogany table built by a restoration craftsman from Heritage Canada who was also commissioned to make the new swim platform ladder.   


Shepherd Classic Cruiser for Sale:  Lovely renewed dining room area with all new fabric to compliment the rich mahogany tones.  Restored mahogany table from Heritage Canada craftsman and professionally done seat cushions and foam in a deep rich purple-rose colour.  New curtains adorn the area and nice sized viewing windows.  Mahogany trim and door are shown with new tasteful fabric curtains true to vintage. Wooden Power Boat for Sale:  Mahogany door and stairs leading from topside are pictured entering the renewed galley of this vintage 33 ft 1961 Shepherd Cabin Cruiser.  New gimble stove with beaten brass hood, fridge and mahogany wood cupboards compliment beautiful woodwork, and new fabric throughout.  A comfortable and cozy eating area is attached to the Galley kitchen with new cushions and fabric in an elegant bordeaux, a lovely purple-rose color complimenting the custom made striped curtains true to nautical character.  A new mahogany table was created by a Heritage Canada craftsman for the dining room area.


Cabin Cruiser for Sale Canada 1961 Shepherd:  A close up view of the lovely galley on this beautiful antique all wood boat.  Rich mahogany contrasts against the white ceiling trimmed with wood strips and recessed lighting illuminating work area. New propane stove with two burners and a grill with a lovely beaten brass hood with extractor fan and mahogany cupboards with louvred doors.  A wonderful cruise may be planned with this fully functional galley kitchen, attractive dining room area and the ability to comfortably sleep 4 passengers.

Private Sale Wooden Shepherd Boat - Shepherd Cruiser:  The V-Birth is pictured in a below deck photo from this 33 foot Shepherd Cabin Cruiser.  Roomy and comfortable sleeping accommodations with recessed lighting creating a lovely mood.   An attractive area with white contrasting mahogany strips on sides and ceiling and the rest of the space filled with cozy and inviting bedding and pillows.


Beaten brass hood and inbuilt extractor fan, overlie the stove, there is a trident marine safety panel which connects to an air tight twin propane locking storage bin located topside under the "Admirals'" seat.  Skipper's station control panel is pictured below with depth finder and tachometerIt is also of note that throughout the boat hardware has been replaced by Restoration Hardware in Portland with glass door knobs and brass face plates.


For Sale Shepherd Classic Cabin Cruiser:  Skippers Station with Captain and Admiral Chairs with door to below open.  A white air tight locker is located under the Admiral's chair which houses twin propane tanks which fuel the new gimble stove located in the galley below deck.  An orange life preserver and fire extinguisher are also in view.  Authentically varnished full mahogany finish, a wonderful feature of this antique wood boat.

Helm of this vintage 1961 Shepherd Cruiser is pictured with several gauges, throttle control, tachometer, depth finder, compass, marine radio and wheel all inset into a lovely mahogany dashboard.  Imagine yourself at the controls of this exquisite craft.


Wood Power Boating for Sale-Bathroom:  The Head is new in this Classic 1961 Shepherd Cabin Cruiser, a rare find in this condition.   The interior has been tastefully renewed as shown in this picture.  Attractive new curtains and fabric compliment the new faux marble shower walls and sink set in a rich mahogany cabinet.

Private Sale Classic Shepherd Cabin Cruiser:  This photo presents a lovely representation of the elegantly renewed interior of this rare Canadian Shepherd Cabin Cruiser, a unique boat with high quality craftsmanship evident throughout.  Beautiful woodwork, brass face plates and glass door knobs are found below deck which comfortably sleeps 4 with V Birth.  A completely renewed Galley kitchen has gimble stove, beaten brass hood with extractor fan, fridge and sink.  A lovely dining area is displayed with a mahogany table restored by a craftsman of Heritage Canada and tasteful and elegant fabrics and curtains.  Windows span the length of this area providing lovely natural light in the daytime.

There is a four speaker radio/CD system installed below.

Shepherd Cabin Cruiser for Sale:  The Head or nautical bathroom greets the viewer in this picture.  A small sink set in a mahogany counter with cream coloured walls, new curtains, tastefully presented.  This well cared for classic Shepherd Cruiser is set at reasonable pricing for quick sale.

The Head is new with a faux marble shower and sink.


There are two Kucera solar panels on the top deck which deliver about 80 watts.  They power through a Prospect Marine battery charger in the engine room area which has its own lighting.

Price reduced to $10,700.00 for quick sale of this beauty of a Shepherd Boat.  If you should have any questions please click here to go to our contact info page.  This magnificent Shepherd Boat for sale is a lovely example of classic wooden boats made in Canada and a part of our heritage.