Northshore Down East 28 By Samson Marine

Down East Trawler
US$87,000.00 Under-Offer
  • Boat REF#  ·  273226
  • Length  ·  28'0"
  • Year  ·  2002
  • Construction  ·  GRP
  • Underwater profile  ·  Shallow Long Keel
  • Sleeping berths  ·  2
  • Engine  ·  1 x diesel 225hp, John Deer 6068_Tier 5 (2002)
  • Lying  ·  S. Texas
Boatshed Texas
Boatshed Texas
Steve Black

Extra Details

Designer Unknown
Builder Samson Marine
Lying S. Texas
Fuel capacity 150.0 USG Total - 2 Tanks
Water capacity 75.0 USG Total - 1 Tanks
Holding tank capacity 20.0 USG Total - 1 Tanks
Last survey 28/05/2015


Engine 1 x diesel 225hp
Engine make and model John Deer 6068_Tier 5 (2002)
Engine Hours engine1= 433
Engine Cooled Indirect
Steering wheel
Drive shaft
Prop(s) 4 Blade Bronze
Fuel consumption (approx) Not Recorded
Generator output 5KVA
Generator Hours 19
Engine spares


Length 28'0"
LWL 24'9"
Beam 11'4"
Draft Min 3'6"
Draft Max 3'6"
Storage In water

Electrical Systems

12 volt battery, 2 batteries charged by: engine, shore power


Construction GRP
Underwater profile Shallow Long Keel
Finish Gelcoat finish


Total # of berths 2
No. of double berths 1
No. of single berths 1
Cabin(s) 2
Sink 1
Shower 1
Air conditioning 1 Air conditioning Units rated at 16000 BTU/h
Heads 1 heads (Manual)


Air conditioning
Cabin heating
Pressurised water system
Cockpit shower

Deck Gear

Swim Platform
Bow Thruster

Electric Lewmar windlass
2 anchors
(Fortress & Danforth)
30'0" of chain
120'0" of rode

Nav Equipment

VHF DSC radio
Chart plotter
Navigation lights
Fish Finder
Depth sounder

Safety Equipment

Life jackets

2 bilge pumps (1 manual / 1 electric)

Broker's Comments

Fine example of a quality built commercial trawler hull with a yacht grade style interior. Samson Boat works of Nova Scotia, Canada have reputation for building rugged off shore trawler hulls for the North Atlantic recreational & commercial fishing fleet. They range from the 28ft hull upto 40ft. with a variety of either diesel or gas propulsion. The current owner is the 2nd owner from new, this boat comes equipped with a generator & is fully air conditioned & also comes equipped with sonar/ fish finding gear capable of 360 degree views & a bow thruster unit to assist in docking. These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Northshore Down East 28 By Samson Marine has been personally photographed and viewed by Steve Black of Boatshed Texas. Click here for contact details.

Owners FAQ's

How long have you owned the boat for?

Since 2015

Why are you selling her?

Would like to upgrade to a larger boat.

Where have you sailed her?

Coastal waters S. Texas.

The particulars herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but are not guaranteed as accurate. They shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel. The prospective purchaser is recommended to independently check the particulars. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. Personal property is excluded from the sale of the vessel unless specifically included in the listing specifications above or in a Purchase Contract. Personal property may be equipment or gear not permanently attached to the vessel including but not limited to: artwork, entertainment equipment, fishing equipment, TV receivers, recreational equipment, kayaks, tools, and personal appliances. Photos that may incidentally depict owners' personal property do not convey that such items are included in the sale of the vessel unless specifically listed herein.

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