1981 Newman Downeast 32ft

1981 Newman Downeast 32ft


FISHWIFE is a well-appointed 32 foot Jarvis Newman. Finished at the James Rich Boatyard in 1981, she has the classic look of a traditional Downeast-style cruising yacht. Recent improvements include new solar panels, cockpit canvas cover and upgraded galley. View full listing on YachtWorld. Call Jaime for more information at 207-244-7854


Call Jaime for more information at 207-244-7854


Year: 1981

Make: Newman

Model: Downeast

Length: 32ft

Fuel Type: Diesel

Hull Material: Fiberglass


Yanmar 6LYA-STE diesel engine (installed in  2000)

Approx. 750 engine hours

Vetus bow thruster

Electric bilge pump

Raritan electro-san marine head

Mastervolt battery charger

AC shore power

2) 8D house batteries

1) Series 31 starting battery

On/Off battery switches


Raymarine Hydratouch chartplotter and radar

Raymarine autopilot

Fusion radio and cockpit speakers


Icom VHF

Lewmar windlass


2019 upgrades

New galley countertop, new sink, new microwave oven

Ice box converted to stowage

New 2 burner propane stove

Added hot water

Cockpit shower

Pilothouse curtains

2 Yeti coolers

Shaft spur cutters

Additional v-berth insert/cushion


Teak cockpit platform

Custom cockpit hatches (including motorized engine hatch)

Cockpit cushions

Swim ladder



White hull w/dark blue boot top

Green bottom paint

Buff painted weather deck, cabin top and pilothouse top

White painted windshield and cabin sides

Teak cockpit platform

Painted/varnished interior pilothouse

Herreshoff finish below

V-berth forward, head to starboard, galley to port


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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