General Description

Attention on deck. All former US Naval Officers of the line - Opportunity to own YP-697. Re-new your seamanship and navigation training, take your family and friends on your own summer cruise, or create a new maritime tour/charter business on a historic Naval vessel.

YP-697 is fully operational. You can clean it up as a standard YP, or you can convert it to a family long-range cruiser, or build a new passenger/commercial business. This is a special opportunity for you. 

Built heavily stout to NAVSEA specs this vessel can venture to wild and seldom explored places lightweight yachts cannot reach. ABS measured and ready for USCG Certificate of Documentation.

Other information available to a serious buyer.


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.

Buyer must be a US citizen, or qualify for a waiver by the US Navy. 

This is a wooden boat built to very strong scantlings with an aluminum superstructure. The construction includes 3", double planked wood (fir over cedar) on a laminated oak structural members with an aluminum superstructure. All systems meet or exceed commercial standards of ABS and USCG. Galley is full stainless steel commercial grade cabinets and equipment. HVAC is chilled circulating water with duplex compressors and individual chillers located in each space of the vessel. The vessel is a certified US build and qualifies for a US coastwise endorsement. It can work as an uninspected research or passenger vessel carrying up to 12 persons. 

The current owner is a licensed master and after the sale, could assist delivering the vessel to any port desired by the owner. Details of this offer would be worked out between the old and new owner and is not an element of the sale.  

Share This Yacht

 Year 1987
 Builder Marinette
 Designer NAVSEA Specifications
 Model YP - Yard Patrol 697
 Location Unknown, WA, US
Asking Price $249,500.00
 LOA 108' 0"
 Beam 24' 0"
 Max Draft 7' 0"
 Total Power 800 hp
 Number of Engines 3
 Engine Brand Detroit
 Engine Power 400|horsepower
 Engine/Fuel Type: diesel
 Fuel Tank Capacity 300|gallon
 Water Tank Capacity 600|gallon
Print Quick Brochure Print Full Details

Broker Information

Kevin McLaughlin

Phone: 941-779-0605
Cell: 850-502-0793