1970 Grand Banks 50

Boat Name

Grand Times

Builder: American Marine
Designer: Grand Banks
Constructed: Kowloon, China
Hull No: 50-19


LOA: 56 ft
Beam: 16 ft 0 in
Maximum Draft: 6 ft



Engine Brand: Caterpillar
Engine(s) HP: 210 ea
Engine Model: 3208 NA
Engine Type: Inboard
Cruising Speed: 10 knots
Maximum Speed: 12 knots


Fresh Water Tanks: 500 Gallons

Fuel Tanks: 1,200 Gallons


Grand Times sleeps six in three staterooms. A large owner's stateroom aft features a center-line queen berth and ample storage space. The owner's stateroom has an en-suite private head and shower/tub. The guest accommodations are forward and amidships, including a guest head with enclosed shower. The forward cabin features a V-berth and the starboard amidships cabin features two single berths (over/under).

Guests and owner alike will enjoy the spacious salon, which includes a serving counter amidships port side, separating the salon and large U-shaped galley. The wheelhouse, forward of the galley, is well equipped and includes access to both port and starboard side decks.

Sherwood Stereo

Sony 210 disc CD
TV VIZIO 20 inch HDTV (1ea Main Salon & Master Stateroom)
Reclining Chair with ottoman
Teak Table, Chairs and Bench Seat
Magnavox DVD/VCR


Seaward Princess 2-burner stove

Double-basin stainless steel sink
Full-size, double-door refrigerator/freezer
Sharp microwave/Convection Oven
Storage cabinets and drawers throughout


W-H autopilot

Raytheon R21X Radar

ICOM IC-M127 VHF Marine Transceiver
Raytheon Raychart 610

SI-TEX CVS-108 Depth Finder
Garmin GPS45

Electrical & Mechanical

Onan 12.5kW generator

Xantrex Freedom 25 12v inverter
6ea US145 House Batteries
4ea 8v Batteries for House 32v Lights
2ea 12v Engine Start Batteries
160amp alternator on port engine
Wolf Boiler w/ Beckett Burner (domestic hot water & radiant heat throughout)
2ea Lewco Electronics
Battery Chargers (1ea 12v & 32v)
Racor Fuel Filter Station (4ea Racor 75/1000FGX fuel filters)

Deck & Construction 

Grand Times is constructed of mahogany planking over oak ribs spaced every 16 inches, while her decks are teak.

Canvas Bimini Top Forward Bridge Helm
4ea anchors (1ea Fortfiord
110lb, 1ea Fortress FX-37, 2ea Danforth style)
Windlass is Hydraulic


Engine Room is open / approx 7ft of Headroom
Splendide 2000 Washer/Dryer

Vacu-Flush heads
Plentiful storage throughout the vessel

2ea spare propellers
Dinghy w/ 25hp Honda 4 stroke outboard
Magnum stainless BBQ Grill

Some personal items, which may be featured in some photos, are excluded from the sale of Grand Times.

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