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Basically a centre cockpit Centaur with wheel steering and aft cabin or, a scaled down version of the Renown and Pentland

Chieftain Statistics

Designer: Laurent Giles More Westerly pictures can be found on the Westerly Owners Web site
Keel: Twin
Cockpit: Centre
LOA (feet): 26' 0"
LWL (feet): 21' 4"
Beam (feet): 8' 5"
Draft (feet): 3' 0"
Displacement (lb): 6,150
Ballast (lb): 2,800
Berths: layout A: 6; layout B: 5;
Heads: 1
Rig: Sloop
Fuel (ltr): 45
Main (sq. feet): 161
No. 1 Genoa (sq. feet): 240
No 1 Jib (sq. feet): 133
Sail ID: CH
Water (ltr):
Built: 1972 - 1976
Number Built: 79

Westerly Chieftan Brochure here: Westerly Brochures

The Westerly Owners Association Definitive Guides

A definitive guide to the early Westerly designs can be found on the Westerly Owners Association website here

Chieftain Maintenance and Repair

Chieftain Upgrades and Enhancements

Chieftain Other Topics


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