1978 Marine Trader 40 Double Cabin

Status Used
Sales Status
YW ID 3707707
Class Trawlers
Boat Location Essex, CT, US

1978 Marine Trader 40 Double Cabin

Powered by a single Ford Lehman 120 hp Diesel Inboard (2,135 Hours)

This is a beautifully kept Marine Trader located in Essex CT. With it’s two stateroom layout there is plenty of room for a couple and guests or a family. Forward there is a V-berth stateroom with head attached. Aft you’ll find a full sized cabin with berth to port and head with stand-alone shower/small tub to starboard. In both staterooms you won’t have any trouble finding space to store things, there is ample storage space. Also in the aft stateroom there is access up to the aft deck. In the salon there is a full sized galley to starboard equipped with a 4 burner stovetop with oven, fridge/freezer, sink and lots of storage/counter space. To port there is a large L-shaped dinette. At the lower helm there is a ships wheel, Garmin 540s, Bow Thruster control, Icom VHF radio and Simrad Autopilot. Up on the flybridge first thing you’ll notice is a newer enclosure that is in great shape, lots of space to entertain and another set of electronics and bow thruster control. 

Other features:

Bow Thruster 

Remote Spotlight

Water Heater

Teak Swim Platform

Garmin 540S, Icom VHF Radio, Simrad Autopilot



  • Make Marine Trader
  • Model 40 Double Cabin
  • Model Year 1978
  • Price 64900.00
  • Condition Used
  • Category Power
  • Class Trawlers
  • Hull Material Fiberglass
  • YachtWorld ID 3707707
  • Location Essex, CT, US
  • Boat Name Salt Water Taffy


  • Length 40
  • Length Overall 40
  • Beam 13.67 ft
  • Max Draft 4 ft
  • Dry Weight 30,000 lb


  • Fuel Tank Capacity 400|gallon
  • Fuel Tank Material Steel
  • Water Tank Count 2
  • Water Tank Capacity 200|gallon
  • Water Tank Material Steel


  • Number of single berths 2
  • Number of double berths 1
  • Number of cabins 2
  • Number of heads 2
  • Total Engine 1

Engine: 1

  • Brand Ford Lehman
  • Model 2715F
  • Year 1978
  • Type diesel
  • Fuel Type diesel
  • Power 120|horsepower
  • Hours 2135
  • Propeller Type 4 Blade, Bronze
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.