Newly Identified HB Designed Boat
Astrophel is one of two boats built to a Harrison Butler design by the late George Bruigom in his small yard in Comox, on Vancouver Island, in the 1970s, the other being Sage. The photograph above is from 2016 when she went on a cruise that included a passage of the Panama Canal. More information and photographs of Astrophel can be found via the links at the foot of this page.
Built : 1976 by George Bruigom of Comox, Canada
LOA : 33' 0"
LWL : 26' 0"
Beam : 9' 3"
Draught : 4' 6"
Displacement : 14,500 kg
Astrophel Custodians & Home Ports
Adelbert Wilber (2011-2017...) San Diego, California, USA
Page last updated : February 2017