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1980 Irwin Citation 34

Muskegon, Michigan, United States


This Irwin 34 has classic good looks, comfortable accommodations, and is designed to cruise in style. Whether you are planning a weekend getaway, or a cruise to the northern islands this beauty is ready to accommodate. She features a large cockpit and comfortable interior. Her four foot draft allows access to shallow water destinations, with the centerboard raised..

Day cruising is enhanced by a new pedestal helm with stainless steel wheel, cushioned seating and cockpit table. There is a stainless steel ladder for easy boarding after a refreshing swim.

The roomy interior is designed for comfortable overnight and weekend getaways. She sleeps 5-6 The forward stateroom features v-berth, under-berth storage and hanging locker. The forward head compartment has vanity with shower. The open salon has a large dining table that provides a great area for relaxation, entertainment, or dining. Aft to starboard is a full custom galley with solid surface counter top. There is a microwave for cooking.

On deck there is a bow pulpit and stern stainless steel rail. Wide side decks allow easy movement. She has an aluminum mast and boom with stainless steel rigging. Auxiliary power is provided by a Yanmar 18-hp diesel engine. She has new custom stainless steel port holes.  

She has not been completely finished below decks cosmetically, due to an extensive restoration of the interior. She is seaworthy and appears to be structurally sound in her present state. The deck core and cabin top core were all replaced. The mast compression post was replaced, as well as the forward structural bulkheads. The entire boat has be rewired and new AC & DC outlets were installed, along with LED lights. There is a charger and 2500 watt inverter. She did spend about 10 years in salt water, in NY. Call now to schedule a showing of this one of a kind restored Irwin 34.

Basic Boat Info

Price: US$11,995
Boat Name: Knightingale
Make: Irwin
Model: Citation 34
Year: 1980
Condition: Used
Category: Sail
Builder: Irwin
Designer: Ted Irwin
Construction: Fiberglass
Boat Hull ID: XYM34270M80L
Has Hull ID: Yes
Keel Type: Centerboard


Length: 34 ft
Length Overall: 34'2 ft
Waterline Length: 27'3 ft
Beam: 11'2 ft
Min Draft: 4 ft
Displacement: 11,500 lb
Cabin Headroom: 6'4 ft
Ballast: 4,100 lb

Engines / Speed

Engines: 1
  • Make: Yanmar
  • Model: 2 GM20F
  • Drive Type: Direct
  • Fuel: Diesel
  • Engine Power: 18hp
  • Type: Inboard
  • Propeller Type: 2 Blade, Bronze
  • Year: 1980


Fuel Tanks: 1
Fuel Tank Capacity: 30 gal
Water Tanks: 1
Water Tank Capacity: |
Holding Tank Count: 1
Holding Tank Capacity: |


Heads Count: 1
Drive Type: Direct
Stock Number: TMI4516
Boat Class: Sloop


Gulf Coast Yacht Sales - Irwin Co-Brokerage is pleased to assist you in the purchase of this vessel. This boat is centrally listed by Torresen Marine, Inc. - The Sailboat Specialists.

Deck and Hull Features

Deck and cabin top cores have been rebuilt by a boat repair professional, Dave Cadman 2014-2015

Hull Color - White (professionally painted)

Deck Color - White (professionally painted)

Cockpit Cushions



Stern Ladder - New

Custom stainless steel port holes

Wheel steering was installed during the restoration


Interior Accommodations

Sleeps - 5-6

Head - Jabsco

Opening Ports

Refrigerator - Norcold

Built in Ice Chest



Water system pump and hoses are all new and never used

New hot water heater has not been used

Dockside water connection

Head and galley sink drains are not connected

New bulkheads

New metal mast support post

Painted interior


Electrical Features

Batteries (three)

Battery Charger

Inverter 2500 watt

Shorepower 110V - 30 amp



Rigging Features

Roller Furling - Harkin

Aluminum mast and boom

Stainless steel standing rigging

Whisker/spinnaker pole

Winch handles

Navigation and Electronics Systems



VHF West Marine

Wind Dir


Safety and Miscellaneous Gear



Anchor Rode

Bilge Pump


Life Ring

Life jackets

Two speed self tailing winches by Barlow

Outside grill



Main - White, North Sails, 38 yrs

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Jib - White/Green, North Sails, 38 yrs

Genoa - North Sails, 38 yrs

Genoa Cover - North Sails, 38 yrs

Spinnaker - Multi Color, North Sails, 38 yrs

Boat Location

Torresen Marine, Inc., Muskegon MI

TMI #4516



The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.


June 11, 2018

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