Used Block Island 40 Centerboard Cruiser Sailboat For Sale 25 pictures

Murray Yacht Sales presents this Cruisers 1985 Block Island 40 Centerboard boat for sale.

  • This Block Island 40 Centerboard offered at $85,000
  • Powered by single Mercedes OM 636 / 3775 hrs
  • The boat located in New Orleans, Louisiana (map below) and ready for viewing
  • The listing has been updated and on a market since Jul 8th 2020

Contact Murray Yacht Sales with any questions about this Block Island 40 Centerboard by filling up the Contact form or call (504) 688-4224

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Most recent version of this gorgeous William Tripp design. This updated version is made by Migrator Yachts. In the Practical Sailor Magazine review, they characterize this yawl as "... a handsome yacht, indeed, what many folks would call a 'proper yacht'. It's sure to draw praise in any harbor."

Memory's Features

  – Centerboard, 4'2" to 8'10"
  – Mainsheet Traveler moved out of the cockpit onto the cabin top
  – Hull Awlgrip in 2008
  – Air Conditioning
  – 12v Refrigerator/Freezer
  – Exterior wood varnished
  – Strong Sail Inventory
  – Bimini, Connector and Dodger
  – Electric Windlass
  – Genoa Roller Furling
  – Yawl Rig
  – Click the Full Specs Button above for the complete equipment list


  – Air Conditioning
  – Teak and holly cabin sole
  – Opening ports, in 2012 were rebuilt, lenses replaced, gaskets replaced and re bedded
  – Opening hatches
  – Interior lights, Bi Color LED
  – Convertible Dinette Table w/ Custom Extender. Allows guests to sit at the table from the starboard settee
  – Fans, Hella low amp
  – Paneling along the ports has been painted white to lighten up the interior.
  – Cushions, Green in good condition
  – Sleeps, 6
  – Lee Cloths
  – Nav Station to Starboard
  – No leaks
  – Master Cabin, V Berth
  – Head with Shower


  – Stove/Oven, Tasco Propane
  – Refrigerator/Freezer, 12v SeaFrost
  – Hot cold pressure water
  – Sinks
  – Good storage
  – Custom Counter Extender, Fold A Way
  – Water maker, 12v 1.5 gallon per hour
  – Water Heater, replaced in 2014


  – Autopilot, Autohelm 6000. The Drive was replaced in
  – Plotter, Garmin 541
  – Radar, Furuno at the Nav Station
  – Scanner, mounted on the Mizzen Mast
  – VHF, Standard Ecplise + at Nav Station
  – VHF, Uniden
  – Depth, Datamarine
  – Speed, Datamarine
  – Compass
  – Stereo
  – Wind, wand is currently non operable


  – 12v system
  – 110v system
  – Electrical panel, replaced
  – Battery Charger, Xantrek Link 20. The display is not currently reading amps
  – Battery, House (4) 6v new in 2016
  – Battery, Engine (2) 6v new in 2016
  – Shore power, 30amp
  – Inverter, 1000 watt, one outlet
  – Solar panel, with MPPT 250 Solar Control
  – Lighting Dissipator

Sails & Rigging

  – Yawl Rig
  – Main, Dacron new in 2014 , very good condition
  – Mizzen Main, Dacron new in 2014 , very good condition
  – 110% Genoa, Dacron in very good condition
  – 140% Genoa, Dacron in very good condition
  – Mizzen Staysail in very good condition
  – Storm Trysail in very good condition
  – Storm Jib Dacron in very good condition
  – Cruising Spinnaker
  – Mainsheet Traveler, out of the cockpit and on the cabin top. Installed in 2013. Opens up the cockpit and allows tacking and gybing without the mainsheet trimming to the middle of the cockpit
  – Roller Furling, Hood
  – Vang, Rigid
  – Winches, Self Tailing Barient 28+ Primaries
  – Winch, Self Tailing Barient 17 Centerboard Mainsheet
  – Winches, Barient Mast Mizzen
  – Line Clutch, (2) Spinlock
  – Keel Stepped mast
  – Running Rigging, replaced
  – Standing Rigging, replaced
  – Whisker Pole
  – Windex
  – Lazy Jacks

Deck & Hull

  – Hull, White Awlgrip in 2008
  – Deck, Two tone painted in 2012
  – Centerboard, 4'2 to 8'10
  – Canvas, Bimini, Connector, Side Curtains and Dodger
  – Canvas, Awning, Mainsails, Winches, 2 Hatch and exterior wood
  – Canvas, Bone
  – Windlass, Electric with Capstan Gypsy, up only
  – Anchor, Luke 70# 50' of 3/8 chain and 400' of 5/8 rode
  – Anchor, CQR 35# with chain and rode
  – Anchor, Danforth 22#
  – Wood, exterior teak is varnished
  – Swim Ladder
  – OB Engine Bracket, Edson
  – Cockpit Table, Teak
  – Drink Holders, Teak
  – Memory is a (3) owner vessel and the current owner has been enjoying her since 2003.
  – The bottom was painted in 11/2016 and no blisters were reported


  – Air Conditioning, Flagship Marine FM16R 16,000 btus installed in 1998
  – Freshwater pump, new in 3/2018
  – Saltwater pump, new in 3/2018
  – Injectors replaced in 2007
  – Fuel Pump, replaced in 2007
  – Head, Manual replaced in 2015
  – Bilge Pump, Manual
  – Bilge Pump, 12v
  – Water Heater, new in 2014
  – Wheel Steering, Edson
  – Prop, 3 blade
  – Prop, Spare
  – Owner reports that the engine is extremely economical at 5 knots at 2000 rpms and fast cruise is 6 knots at 2500 rpms

Items Excluded from the Sale

  – Clock and Barometer
  – Binoculars
  – Tools
  – Personal Gear

Co Brokerage

Offered to qualified co brokers at a max 50/50 split.


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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Approximate boat location – New Orleans, Louisiana

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Murray Yacht Sales

(504) 688-4224
/ New Orleans, Louisiana

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