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Year of construction 1994
Material GRP (Polyester)
Length 39.37 feet
Width 12.5 feet

Volvo Penta ND22L 50HP. The Bowman 40 has a well deserved reputation for excellent sea keeping and world girdling capabilities. This is ocean cruising in comfort, style an…

Basic data of the Bowman 40

  • Seller:Ancasta - Mylor
  • Reference:36391
  • Brand:Bowman
  • Model:40
  • Motorization:Volvo Penta ND22L 50HP
  • Category:Sailing Yacht
  • Year of construction:1994
  • Material:GRP (Polyester)
  • Length:39.37 feet
  • Width:12.47 feet
  • Draught:5 feet
  • Variable draught:No
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • To view in sales harbour/showroom: No , Mylor
  • Price:under offer
  • Account Manager: Ancasta - Mylor



  • Remarks: The Bowman 40 has a well deserved reputation for excellent sea keeping and world girdling capabilities. This is ocean cruising in comfort, style and safety. Cupid is a beautiful example of this classic blue water cruiser. With a Bermudan cutter rig, a Volvo Penta ND22L diesel engine, electric windless, cabin heating, Raymarine autopilot, this Bowman comes highly recommended. For more information or to arrange a video tour please call Lee Ball on 01326 372865 or email
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  • Superstructure: Aft Cockpit
  • Draught: 150 cm
  • Keel/Lee board: Long Keel
  • Comments: BOWMAN 40 Built and Commissioned in 1994.
    Cruising yacht, built by Rival Bowman

    White GRP Hull, Off white GRP Deck and Superstructure
    Long fin keel with shoal draft
    Skeg rudder
    Wheel Steering

    L.O.A. 12.20m ( 40'03 " )
    BEAM 3.80m ( 12' 5" )
    DRAFT 1.50m ( 4' 11" )
    DISPLACEMENT 8,620 kgs
    BALLAST 3,225 kgs

    **All figures are approx.**


  • Berths:
    FORWARD CABIN: Double berth with storage underneath. Storage lockers. Vanity unit, drawer and shelves
    Large hanging locker with mirror. Access forward to chain locker.
    SALOON: U-shaped settee to port with water tank underneath. Locker and switchgear behind backrest. Lockers and bookshelves above.
    Large saloon table with folding leaf to stretch across to starboard side. Settee/ berth to starboard with storage behind backrest, water tank underneath. Lockers and bookshelves above.
    GALLEY: Taylor gimballed gas oven, grill and two burners. Top opening 12v fridge. Stainless steel double sink with mixer tap and freshwater foot pump. White laminate work surfaces with teak timber fiddles. Stowage lockers, cutlery drawer, fitted stowage for mugs, glasses and crockery
    NAVIGATION AREA: Chart table with blue vinyl waterproof upholstered seat
    Drawers, bookcase, switch panel, navigation and radio equipment
    AFT CABIN: Double berth with storage underneath and fuel tank
    Hanging locker with vanity unit with drawers, mirror and a large locker.
    Three cupboards above berth.
    AFT HEADS: Manual marine toilet. Shower, hand basin with hot and cold mixer tap. Storage locker and mirror.
    Teak grating sole. Opening port hole. Large wet locker with drain to bilge, Heating outlet in wet locker
    Teak and holly cabin sole. White vinyl headlining throughout. Blue patterned fabric upholstery.
    Cabin heating with outlets throughout yacht. Average 1.93m headroom. 12v lighting throughout.

Engine, electrics

  • Number of identical engines: 1
  • Type: Inboard
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Transmission: Shaft
  • Comments: VOLVO ND22L 50HP four cylinder diesel engine
    Fresh water and sea water cooling
    Shaft drive to 3 bladed feathering Brunton Autoprop propeller. Rope cuttter
    Ample Bowthruster
    Fuel consumption ¾ gallons per hour approx.
    Engine hours 2,476
    Cruising speed approx. 6.25 knots. Max speed approx. 7.5 knots

    3 batteries. One 12v 95ah engine battery (2019) and two 12v 110ah domestic batteries (2018) joined to supply 220ah
    55 amp engine-mounted alternator. Christec CPS2/12-25A battery charger
    240v domestic circuit with 6 x 240v outlets throughout yacht via ring main and immersion heater
    12v socket at chart table, in saloon and aft cabin

    Two stainless steel water tanks holding 120 gallons (5450litres). Manifold valve to control water supplies
    70 gallon (318 litres) stainless steel fuel tank
    1 Black holding tank

    Pressurised hot and cold water system. Hot water from calorifier and /or 240v immersion heater
    Manual fresh water supply at galley from foot pump.
    Water filter for fresh water supply

Rig and sails

  • Sailplan type: Sloop
  • Comments: Masthead Bermudan Cutter Rig
    Kemp aluminium spars
    Deck-stepped mast with two sets of spreaders
    Stainless steel standing rigging
    Mechanically adjustable backstay
    Selden mainsail car system on mast
    Lewmar mainsheet track with Lewmar blocks
    Lewmar genoa tracks on deck with staysail tracks on coachroof
    Lewmar manual yankee furler
    Running backstays for use with staysail in heavy weather
    Spinnaker Pole stowed vertically on mast
    Manuel Staysail furler, Schaeffer
    Rigging replaced 2013

    2 Lewmar 54 2 speed self tailing Yankee winches
    2 Lewmar 40 2 speed self tailing mainsheet/halyard winches on coachroof
    1 Lewmar 44 2 speed main/spinnaker/genoa halyard winch
    1 Lewmar 40 2 speed self tailing furling winch

    SAILS :
    Penrose fully battened main sail with slab reefing and lazy jacks - 2013
    Mainsail cover 2015
    Penrose staysail 2015
    Penrose Spinnaker 2007
    Hood M.P Genoa 1994
    Hood Storm Jib 1994
    Hood Yankee- 2014

Deck Equipment

    Raymarine autopilot with display/controller
    Raymarine wind speed/log,
    Raymarine GPS
    Raymarine Plotter at Chart table
    Garmin Plotter at Cockpit binnacle
    Raymarine AIS and Echosounder
    Raymarine VHF
    Nasa marine 'Pro PLus' Navtex
    Sartech EPIRB (serviced 2020)
    Tri and steaming navigation lights

    60lb CQR anchor self stowing on bow roller.
    Danforth second anchor
    55m chain and 50m + of warp
    Lewmar electric anchor windlass

    Stainless steel pushpit, pulpit stations and double guard wires
    Opening gates to port, starboard and transom
    Stainless steel boarding ladder. Stainless bars at mast base
    Folding cockpit table. Teak outboard bracket
    Blue canvas sprayhood.Cockpit cushions
    Cockpit cover for winter
    Bimini (Not fitted)
    Fenders, warps, boathook. 6 mooring cleats – 2 forward, 2 amidships and 2 aft
    Clock and Barometer. Fly screens for opening ports
    Radio/tape and 6 disc multi CD player. 12v DVD player and flat screen monitor
    Manual bilge pump in cockpit. Electric bilge pump with float switch in bilge sump
    Crockery, cutlery and cooking utensils
    Avon Redcrest 9 ft dinghy
    YAMAHA 2 HP outboard

    6 man liferaft (serviced 2020). Two horseshoe buoys with light. Danbuoy.
    Flare pack expiry date 12/2022
    Lifejackets- 5 adult auto, 2 child auti and 2 adult manual gas.
    Four fire extinguishers (exp date unknown). Fire blanket
    Emergency tiller. Jackstays on deck
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