Category: Main Post WW-II Wood Boats 20-Feet and Under
1950 16' Chris Craft Riviera Listing No.

Ad Details

Seller: cinnamon44
Ad started: July 10, 2020
Location: 22701, VA
Price: $ 16,800 USD
Length: 16'
Year: 1950
Make: Chris Craft
Model: Riviera
Condition: 7/10


One of only 174 produced! All original wood, engine and upholstery, including the six seat cushions. Original Model B engine rebuilt in 1995. Lights, spotlight, all gauges and Lovett bilge pump are working. Excellent engine compression (140 psi) and oil pressure (38 psi). Very good varnish. Original Banjo steering wheel (no cracks). This boat matches it's Hull Card from Mariners Museum.
Original 6-volt electrical system in good operating condition with new battery. Boat has two covers: a vintage mooring cover and a custom trailering cover which completely covers the hull sides. Original homemade trailer made with coil spring suspension and parts from the original shipping cradle! Very neat! The boat was owned by the previous owner for 31 years and was VERY well cared for.
It has always been in dry, climate controlled storage. It has not been in water for about 9 years. Original bottom is sound and needs to be soaked up at the beginning of each season. An unusually complete and beautiful original boat with great patina! Win the Preserved Class!
Heart issues forces sale. Please call me for in-depth information on this great boat at (540) 642-6335 (2:00pm - 12 midnight). Price is $16,800 but offers considered.

Culpeper, Va