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1968 Century

Estimated price for orientation: 9 895 $

Category: Runabouts

Condition: Used Year: 1968
Make: Century

1968 CENTURY Resorter, 17’6”length, 6’11” beam.  The last year Century made wood boats.  318 CID – 225 HP Chrysler marine engine, 590 hours, rebuilt several years ago-runs perfect.  An outstanding example of an original boat-with minimum work boat would be show quality as a survivor or as is in superior user condition.  Always on a lift in a covered slip and inside stored in the winter.  Last in the water November 2015.  Boat was originally delivered to Minnesota/Iowa area. Hull has been re-varnished but the stain and finish are original, all original finish chrome, original interior (2-3 pieces of upholstery have been replaced) and vinyl flooring is original.  Original bottom, multiple planks have been replaced and a complete inspection was performed. Hull will swell tight for launch in 2 days (if you are unfamiliar with this ask).  Auto bilge pump, original remote spotlight.  Recent insurance appraisal available- valued at $19,000.  Reserve set at 64% of insurance value.  Trailer with new tires and new bearings.  2 storage-dust covers.  According to the '68 brochure the wood is African Mahogany planking-stem-keel and white oak frames and chines.  (Side planking is similar in appearance to Century or Chris Craft of 1950's-early 1960's.