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                    PARTICULARS OF THE PROUT 45

                                        “WANDERING MOGGY”

Year built       Nov. 1995

L.O.A.       44’ 9”   (13.76 m)

Beam       20’10” (6.35m)

 Displacement       22550 lbs

L.W.L.       42’

Draft          3’ 9”

 Builder            Prout Catamaran

Designer        Prout Catamarans


1 king size cabin with hanging lockers and drawers

1 Double size cabin with hanging locker and drawers

Stbd fwd Pantry/Storeroom can be converted into single berth

2 Heads with Hot/cold showers

Large saloon with seating for 8 round dining table

Outside dining table


 2 x Yanmar 38hp F/W Cooled diesels. 2 New batteries July 2006

Additional sound deadening

Yanmar deluxe engine panel

Lots of spare parts


 Mainsail with batten cars                              new 2002

Roller furling genoa                                       new 2002

Roller furling Staysail                                    new 2002

Extra head sail for downwind sailing          new 2003


 150 gallons in keels that makes a double bottom for extra safety

Seafresh aquafilters

Seafresh watermaker 63 Ltr/hr


 Horizon 1500 Electric windlass

Anchorman manual winlass

FX37 Fortress with 50m chain, 100m nylon warp

35lb CQR with 30m chain, 100m nylon warp

Bow anchor roller and cleat

Stern anchor roller with cleat

FX32 Fortress Stern anchor with 10m chain, 50m nylon warp

Extra Diesel Tankage.   205 gallons in total

Hardtop with front and side windows

New Bimini

Two aft sunscreens

2002 new inflatable dinghy

4hp Yamaha outboard October 2002

2 Simpson 175 davits

Anderson 52 electric genoa winch

Anderson 52 manual genoa winch

Anderson 28 winch

Hot and cold deck shower

Four electric bilge pumps in engine rooms

Two manual bilge pumps

Two mobile electric bilge pumps

Four automatic fire extinguishers in engine rooms

Ventilation fans in engine rooms

New helmsman seat with arms

Corner seats to pulpits

Firdell Blipper radar reflector

Stainless steel BBQ

Sunbrella main cabin sunscreen


 Raytheon 40XX Radar (with Marpa) to internal helm position

Raytheon 298 GPS at internal helm position and linked to Radar and plotter

Raychart 600XX Plotter to internal helm position

Icom VHF radio to internal helm position with bridge speaker

VHF antenna to masthead

Autohelm ST50 plus wind

Autohelm ST50 plus close-hauled VMG

Icom SSB c/w ATU and ground plate Icom 800

Furuno 207 weatherfax

Autohelm 7000 Type II Auto Pilot

Apelco 860 echo sounder/fishfinder at helm station

Navico Handheld VHF

Raytheon GPS Linked to Plotter and Radar

ICS Weather Satellite Receiver

2 hand held GPS

Second Autohelm 4000 Auto Pilot

Electronic Chart Program and charts with laptop

Lots of charts and cruising guides

Internal steering position

Iridium Satellite phone


 Combination microwave, convection and grill

3-burner grill

Salt-water pump to galley

Single gas detector and solenoid cut off valve

Aquamarine fridge/freezer

Large Norcold fridge/freezer

Sanyo fridge/freezer

Eumenia washer/dryer

Air conditioner  24,000 BTU with heater

Aerogen 6 Wind generator

6 x Solar panels

6 KVA Diesel generator. New battery July 2006

Cockpit cushions c/w backrests

Insect screens & curtains

Entertainment centre including: TV/HiFi/VCR, radio and DVD

48 gall Stainless steel holding tank with pump out facility

12-volt fans throughout

2 Mains/engine heat exchanger Water heaters

1500 watt Inverter/battery charger

7 New (June 2004) 105 amp Domestic batteries


 12-volt dive System

Para Anchor system

ACR RapidFix Epirb

Avon 4 man RORC liferaft in canister

Safety line U Bolts

All round jackstays

5 Inflatable life jackets with harnesses

6 Conventional life jackets


Wandering Moggy is British flagged (moggy is an English word for a cat).

This boat has completed one circumnavigation and is presently on its second .

Prout Catamarans are THE world wide cruising boats, which have built in

watertight compartments fore and aft to ensure unsinkability.

Prouts have built over 4200 catamarans and numerous have completed circumnavigations.

The Prout 45 was named in the top 50 sailboats of all time.

Wandering Moggy is currently in the Republic of Panama ready for a canal transit.

She is in a marina out of the hurricane area close to the beautiful San Blas Islands.


Bill Turner

Email billt@surfbvi.com

Web site    www.wanderingmoggy.com

Telephone 44-(0)1923680281 cell 44-(0)7917797683  or  cell 44-(0)7875823206


This site was last updated 08/09/07