Curtis & Pape plans

The National Maritime Museum Cornwall holds an archive of plans from the Curtis and Pape boatbuilders. A summary of these is below. If you would like more information about any of these, then email us at
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ID Name Vessel Description Design Year
42ft Steel Aux yacht – round bilge
Yard layout plan Yard Layout plan
16ft Tom Tit of St Mawes Lines plans
28ft General Service Launch details
39ft Aluminum Ocean Cruiser for quote
21ft Fast Cruiser Regnum II Regnum II
25ft Quarter ton cup yacht D Thomas design.
38ft Freeman Cutter Camoe of Looe Built C&P as Camoe of Looe 1974, 10 sheets by R Freeman undated Dyelines 1974
26ft SCOD plans 26ft SCOD official building plans 1955. 1955
24ft Motor Boat MkII
24ft Motor Boat MkII
One ton cup yacht Tony Castro
25ft Motor Cutter with Enfield H02 diesel engine
International Dragon Class IYRU 1962
Modifications to Sululu Sululu
61 1/2 ft MFV
64 1/2 ft Fishing Vessel
36ft Power ketch 1954
42ft Launch for Tresco Soliel D’ Or Built C&P 1956 as Soliel D’Or for Dorrien Smith ON 183495 data from AMP Notebook 2 sheets held GA & Lines. Job No 118 1956
23ft Sloop 1951
27 1/2 ft Fishing Cruiser
Proud Tarquin instrument panel details Proud Tarquin only
80ft Twin Screw passenger vessel
50ft WD Launch Two boxes of misc drawings mainly of construction details. Most useful being Arr of Awnings which includes profile and plan of whole craft.
T S Motor Yacht Marigalante Marie Galante
120ft Passenger Vessel
Symphony catamaran By Wells design
24ft Motor Boat Mkll.
108ft Fishing Trawler
28ft Fishing Boat Fisherman Design by McGruer built as Fisherman ON 182803 by C&P 1949
28ft Fishing Launch For Mr Novis.
28ft Fishing Launch For Mr Ellis.
34ft Time Class Centerboard Sloop By Freeman
33ft Ketch By Freeman
18ft Sloop Job No 120.
41ft Torbay Crabber Kingfisher, Most Excellent, Design No 46/47 2 built 1953 as Kingfisher & Most Excellent, For Browse Bros of Torquay 1953
36ft Trawler Mark Twain Bolthead Lady Ann Lyn D62 Job Nos 136,153,154 Ann Lyn for G H Hook 1961 S&BB Bolt Head Lady for K J Richards 1961 S&BB 1957
36ft Fishing Boat For WOl Warne
36ft Sports Fisher
40ft Power Ketch Canores Job No 126. built as Canores ON 18563 by C&P 1952 1952
20ft Cabin Sloop Job no 145. For Herbert Pratt to sell (Agent for Chesford’s ) 1958
34ft Fishing Boat Shiralee Gloria Rose Job No 133 &134 Shiralee & Gloria Rose. 1957
34ft Boarding Launch 1958
40ft Twin Screw Cruiser Rinabe Rinabe Barryma Job No 147 Calcs in file Built 1959 by C&P as RINABE ON 300583 LYR 63 for R J Richardson 20TM 40x12x4.1 also Barryma Not Registered. 1959
30ft Cutter Astarte Astarte Job No 155 Owner D P K Gaunt Built 1960 ON 300387 LYR 63 1959
38ft Fishing Boat June Lipet Job No 151. June Lipet for J Owen S&BB 1960 1959
52ft Power Ketch
40ft Motor Sailer Cyclades Cyclades 1958. Owner J A Gunn GH GH 40ft TS Ketch built as CYCLADES ON 304213 by C&P 1959 40.2×12.1×4.8. LYR 66 1959
34ft Shark Boat Job No 157. Owner P Case AMP Notebook
16ft Sail Boat For Chesford Yacht Co Job No 174 1952
40ft Sloop Centre cockpit SEA SONNET Sea Sonnet For T Sylvie Job No 170. Built as ON 302460 by C&P 1961 LYR 63 1961
23ft Motor Cruiser For Chesford Yacht Co D78 Job No 167. 1960
20ft Shoal Draft sloop For Chesford Yacht Co D081 Job No 169/171.
20ft Launch For Chesford Yacht Co D081 Job No 157
24ft Sloop For M Marshall 1960
55ft 40 ton Motor Yacht For H M Prettyjohn 1960,
18ft Tender & Rescue launch 1961
42.5ft Twin Screw Motor cruiser For F L Douglas Job No 182. 1961 1961
27ft Cruiser Job No 183. For Chesford Yacht Co 1961 1961
40ft Sloop aft cockpit Llandoger Trow Job No 184 Llandoger Trow ON 302473 built C&P 1962 Sail Plan modified 22/5/81 1962
40ft T S Motor Sailer Errona Job Nos 180 & 240. Errona ON 301424 built C&P 1960 LYR 63 ,S&BB 1961 1960
40ft T S Cruiser Cutteeva Job No 182. Believed to have been built as Cutteeva ON 303261 by C&P 1961 be 1961
63ft 57 ton Motor yacht 1961 May not have been built
26ft Sloop Kathrina Kathrina for Dr Alexander 1961 May be Kathrina 303369 a Chesford Crusader OD LYR 1963 1961
45ft Motor Yacht
50ft Motor Yacht
45ft T S Cruiser Job No 189.
17ft Cabin Launch Little Puffin Believed to be Little Puffin for Mr Adams
20ft Motor Cruiser 3 built for Chesford’s 1962
18ft Sailboat (CB) Moren Moren Moren Alan’s own
33ft Power Sloop
50ft 33ton Motor Yacht Xanadu Job No 198. probably Xanadu ON 305297 TS built C&P 1963 1963
23ft Design variants 18 built for Chesford’s
50ft Trawler Job No 119.
16ft Launches 9 built for War Office Job No 201.
42ft Schooner Pacific Moon Pacific Quest For H W Pratt Job No 209. + 103B Branson. Possibly also Kefanores ON 303402 built C&P 1962. One of a pair with Pacific Quest 1969 Later renamed Gay On Ora . Pacific Moon built 1964 ON 305715 1962
35ft Cruiser
36ft Sloop Marisha For L Baker + 1 roll Built by C&P for Leonard Baker ON 306565 1964 Taken to Australia 1964
32ft Motor Ketch Gareloch For W M Oddie Job No 221 built as Gareloch On 304809 C&P 1964 . 1964
20ft Sail & Motor boat
22ft Fishing Launches Boscastle Lass For W R Cotton Boscastle Lass plus two others
45ft Trawler Girl Alison For R J Ould Job No 229. 1964
41ft Motor Sailer Bountiful Bertie For J Fenwick built by Toms C and Sons as Bountiful Bertie ON 333662 at Polruan 1966 1966
31ft 10 ton Motor Sailor
40ft Power ketch Palinode tbc or Brianna Possibly Palinode TS Ketch built C&P 1962 ON 303269 or Brianna built C&P 1962 ON 303038 1962
28ft Trawler Job No 247.
33ft Chine Sloop Lady Elmslie Built by C&P as ON 335204 Lady Elmslie 1967
45ft Power Ketch Sea Leopard For R J B Stewart built as J no 251 Sea Leopard by C&P 12/07/67 ON 309463 + 1 roll .NYC 1967
20ft CB or Bilge Keel Yawl
45ft Motor Yacht For Bartholomew J
72ft Power Ketch For Fay
46ft Trawler Robert Barge Job No 267 for Barge & Lamble. Converted to yacht in 2000
36ft Fishing Boat Ma Cherie Job No 266 for Butters L
30ft Crabber Lisa Marie Job No 275 for Ould R J
24ft launch 24ft Launch
26ft Yawl For Chesford’s
30ft, RORC 18ft Rating Sloop
37ft Fishing Boat Job No 280 for Hocking W H
40ft Power Sloop Freedom of Ling Freedom of Ling ON 304803 built C&P 26/06/63 for W R Boyle with 2x Ruston 47hp LYR 1966 also S&BB 1964 Freedom of Ling became Sherma by 1975. GH 1963
27.5ft Sloop For Marshall M C
27.5ft Sloop For Marshall M C
36ft Sports Fisherman For Gates J C
33ton T S Motor Yacht
31ft Ketch For Green R G job No 297.
22ft Shark class Fishing Launch
37ft Stern trawler Job No 298 for Smallbone P S
48ft Motor Yacht Maresol Job No 301 believed to be Maresol ON 357850 built C&P 1971 19 sheets Cat GH Also Job No 307 GRP for Aquarius yachts to D143/FG2 built 1975 1971
36ft Fishing Boat For Burton K & Job No
40ft Sports Fisherman
60ft Motor Yacht For Aquarius Yachts ltd
31.75ft Shark Boat For Porter + other FV’s
36ft Looe Lugger Yacht
42ft Cuttyhunk Yacht Blanquilla Kahula Manequin For John Sears + roll 4 sheets Cat 156 & 156 A Built as Banquilla ON 359040 by Sears 1972 also Kahula, ManequinDyelines 1974 2 versions offered by John Shears Ltd Britannia Yard Penryn . Hand built throughout 1972
40ft T S Motor Yacht Easter Joy Mateus Rose II C&P 1973 and Easter Joy built to this plan 1971
40ft Stern Trawler
22ft Sloop Espinet Espinet For Bishop R G built C&P 24/07/72 Lines plan date 01/11/1972 Job No 312 Source AP’s Notes 1974
30ft Motor Cruiser Elestren Elestren Built 1961 For A Pape ON 300590 LYR 63 Dwg 19/11/1959 30.5/27.5/9.7/2.7 1961
26ft Cruise Job No 159.
25ft Fishing launch For Showell D G D 163. Dwg date 29/11/1971
13ft Rowing Boat -Launch 1971
31ft IOR Sloop Chateauneuf Chateauneuf K 3198 for Alan Pape 1974
18M Cruising Ketch For Mr W Burton + full set NYC only prelim plan Cat
40ft Aux Cutter Saltram Saga Inc alloy const + roll Note steel Saga 45 Ketch built Morvoran Seacraft 1995/98 for sale GH Also supplied by Conyer Marine, hulls by Life- Line moulding 1979 1977
34ft Aux Cutter Saga Class Barabal For Dr Ginsberg + roll Not C&P built. Undated tbc Barabal 1974 listed by AP as first Saga 34 built by John Sear & Charles Ward ON 361314 for German owners 1974
24ft Fishing Launch For Dingle J + 1 roll no date
50ft Cruising Ketch For Mr Byfield H W
34ft 3/4 ton I O R Sloop
40ft trawler Yacht For Bowen D
37ft 11.3 M Stern trawler For Smallbone P S
26ft Sloop For Chesford Marine