Category: Main Post WW-II Wood Boats 21-Feet and Over
1964 37' Chris-Craft Constellation Listing No.

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Seller: Redfishtx
Ad started: July 8, 2017
Location: Houston, TX 77079
Price: $ 70,000 OBO USD
Length: 37'
Year: 1964
Make: Chris Craft
Model: Constellation
Condition: 10/10


"The Collison" has been beautifully maintained and modernized. One of the few classic Chris Craft's remaining of the Frank Sinatra era with mahogany hull and interior. All new engines, generator, navigation, fuel tanks, water tanks, galley, sanitation systems, electrical wiring and piping have been installed. It has been stored in a floating covered dock for 30 years at the Lakewood Yacht Club in Clear Lake, Texas. It has won numerous awards, including first place, at the annual Keels and Wheels Contours d'Elegance show. Dennis Gage of My Classic Car personally toured, interviewed and featured "The Collison" on his TV program, which can be seen in the link at It is also listed in the "Chris Craft - The Essential Guide" on page 361, published by The Mariner's Museum.

2 Chevy engines are factory engines from Jasper who has been in business since 1942. 2 Edelbrock marine series carburetors. 1 6,500 BTU AC water cooled from Marineaire 110-120v/60Hz. 1 Westerbeke 5 kW 3 cyl gasoline generator. 1 Dometic 28 gal. waste holding tank with macerator with internal / external capability. 1 porcelain toilet with electronic controls. 2 poly water tanks 40 gals each. 2 alum fuel tanks 110 gals each. 1 Lewmar windlass-anchor Profish1000. 1 Seaward by Whale 3247-5100 3 burner black ceramic glass 120 electric stove top. Galley faucet, head faucet, shower system and fixtures by Scanvik. Alll wood shutters by Sunburst Shutters. Stern canopy custom manufactured with Stamoid coverying. AllGrip marine paint used on hull, other exterior and interior. Custom laid floor of maple and mahogany. Electric panel with switches for all functions. Dometic refrigerator. Marco, Anchor, Marko and Cole electrical parts. Shakespeare Antenna. 2 - AFI/Marinco windshield motors and blades. NMMA compliance throughout. Hull in excellent conditions / no blanks need to be replaced or corrected. Interior ceiling replaced with marine grade plywood with mahogany strips over seams. All interior lighting is LED as well as in engine room and lazarette.