The Bowman 36 is a classic long-keeled offshore cruiser, designed by the renowned naval architects Holman & Pye and built by Bowman Yachts in the UK.
The boat was first launched in 1970 and has since gained a reputation for being a sturdy, seaworthy and comfortable sailing vessel. The Bowman 36 is available in different rig and keel configurations, and can accommodate up to six people in two cabins and a saloon. The boat is well suited for long-distance cruising and has been praised by owners and reviewers alike for its quality, performance and charm.
Most were ketch-rigged, but a few (like 'Tilly Whim' shown here) have the Bermudian sloop configuration. There was also a lifting-keel option.
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