“Solway Ranger” Moody 31


Solway Ranger aka Skyva is a bilge keel Moody 31, built in 1984 by Marine Projects Ltd UK to a design by Bill Dixon. This is one of the most popular of the smaller Moody's, with good sailing performance and excellent accommodation including a good sized aft cabin.

She has been well equipped and updated and is in excellent condition.
Propulsion is provided by a Betamarine 28hp diesel engine, with a Darglow 3-bladed feathering propeller; and for sailing, a Profurl in-boom reefing fully battened mainsail, Profurl furling Genoa, spinnaker and cruising chute.

Design: Bill Dixon
Year: 1984 Mk 1

  • LOA 9.37m (30.75ft)
  • LWL 7.75m (25.42ft)
  • BEAM 3.2m (10.5ft)

  • DRAFT 1.12m (3.67ft)
  • DISPLACEMENT 4530kg (9966lbs)
  • BALLAST 1667kg (3675lbs)

Owner: Keith Askew,
Lying: Poole, Dorset
Contact Tel. (+44) 07968 293252 or email: keith@skyva.co.uk