Athearn Marine Agency, Inc. – Marine Brokers for Commercial Fishing Boats and Permits East Coast United States

52' Steel Trawler (Permits available for extra cost)

Listing # DR5055


Hull TypeSteel
Length (LOA)52 ft.
Registered Length45 ft.
Breadth18 ft.
Depth8 ft.8 in.
Draft9 ft.5 in.
Year Built1998
Built ByFrank J. Weckesser
Gross Tons33
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Fuel: 3000 gallons of Diesel
Freshwater: 1500 gallons

Fishing Gear

(2) Fluke Nets
(2) Scallop Nets
(2) Combo Nets with Lines
(2) Squid Combo Nets
(2) Box Net Combo Nets
(1) High Rise Whiting Net
(1) 6" Flounder Net
(1) 6" Semi High Rise Fluke /Scup Net


Main Engine: 400HP, CAT 3406 Diesel
Engine Built: 2001
Transmission: ZF 325
Gear Ratio: 3.4:1
Shaft Size: 3"
Propellor: 48" x 38" (4) Blade
Steering Type: Hydraulic Power

Auxiliary Engines

Isuzu - 40 KW Genset
Lister - 15 KW Genset

Safety Equipment

(6) Person Viking Raft
(1) Life Ring
(7) Survival Suits
(5) Fire Extinguishers
(2) First Aid Kits


(6) Berths
(4) Burner Electric Stove with Oven
Hot Water Heater
Whirlpool Refrigerator/Freezer
Head with Holding Tank
Air Conditioning


(2) Furuno Radars
Furuno FCV 585 Sounder
Furuno GPS Navigator
Northstar 6100 GPS Plotter
(2) Icom ICM59 VHF's
Robertson AP35 Autopilot
Simrad RI35 Rudder Angle Indicator
Satellite Phone
Laptop with PC Windplot
Standard Horizon Hailer

Deck Equipment

(2) Split Hawboldt Trawl Winches
5.5" Mast
6.5" Scallop Boom
Miller Welder
15' x 15' x 5.5' Fish Hold
(2) 2" Flowmax Pumps
2" Teel Raw Water Pump
30,000 Lb. Fish Hold
Hydraulic Net Reel
Miscellaneous Gear


Boat only price is $325,000
Vessel is in good condition.

2018:  Sandblasted entire boat and painted 6 coats of paint, gallows frame new tube, new sides on hull from deck up.

2019:  New windows in pilothouse.

Federal Permit Below Available for $175,000

  • American Lobster - Area 5 Trap Waiver
  • American Lobster - Non Trap
  • Atlantic Mackerel Tier 3
  • Black Sea Bass Commercial Moratorium
  • Butterfish Commercial Moratorium
  • Longfin Squid - Tier 1 Moratorium
  • NE Multispecies - Individual DAS (36 A DAS)
  • Scallop - LAGC - IFQ (0 Allocation)
  • Scup Commercial Moratorium
  • Summer Flounder Commercial Moratorium
State Permit below available for additional

New Jersey Black Sea Bass Otter Trawl; New Jersey Summer Flounder Otter Trawl; New Jersey Tautog Otter Trawl; New Jersey Lobster Landing License



$325,000 USD

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** The information given is believed to be correct but cannot be guaranteed **