Mark Cameron Yachts

Orkney Orkadian 20


Freshly polished and ready for the 2022 season


Lying: Argyll, United Kingdom

General Information

Manufacturer/ModelOrkney Orkadian 20
DesignerTT Boat Designs
New or UsedUsed
Sale StatusUnderoffer
LyingArgyll, United Kingdom


Hull ConstructionGRP


EngineYamaha FT60DET ‘High Thrust’ outboard engine. (2004) 60hp @ 5,500rpm (approx. 350 hours) 4 Cylinder, in-line, 8 valve, 4-stroke.
Fuel Capacity75l


Drinking Water Capacity20l


Built using the well-proven Orkney Pilothouse 20 hull the Orkney Orkadian 20 is designed to offer the creature comforts required for weekend cruising while enjoying the performance and sea keeping of the semi-displacement popular hull. With her open cockpit aft and full cockpit cover the Orkadian 20 offers plenty of living space for a boat of just under 6m. Forward alongside the twin single berths which convert to a double bunk she offers a compact galley and separate heads compartment.
A well-presented example of the class the Orknery Orkadian 20 ‘CADENZA’ is a well-equipped example offered for sale as a complete package including:

Hull and decks freshly washed and polished

SBS Galvanised twin axle road trailer
Yamaha 60hp, High Thrust 4-stroke outboard engine
230VAC shore power system with galvanic isolator and battery charger
Garmin plotter and fish finder
Screen de-misters
Gas cooker
Chemical toilet

Lying ashore and on her trailer at Creran Marine, the Orkney Orkadian 20 ‘CADENZA’ is available for viewing by appointment.


Hull Construction:

Single piece GRP moulded hull
Moulded simulated clinker planking on topsides
Plywood internal structure, laminated to hull
GRP moulding to form base of furniture forward
Hull finished in original blue gelcoat.
Topsides professionally cleaned and polished spring 2022
Underwater hull finished with black antifouling
Deck & Superstructure Construction:
Single piece GRP moulding incorporation foredeck, coachroof and pilothouse superstructure.
GRP moulding to form aft deck with water tight deck hatches.
Both mouldings finished in original white gelcoat with moulded non-slip panels on decks.


Main Engine:

Yamaha FT60DET ‘High Thrust’ outboard engine. (2004)
60hp @ 5,500rpm (approx. 350 hours)
4 Cylinder, in-line, 8 valve, 4-stroke.
Yamaha engine displays, Tacho with LCD fault read out, fuel guage and voltmeter.
Single lever Yamaha control.
Maintenance & Performance:
Engine last serviced in March 2022
Manufacturers Max. speed 20kts
Cruising speed 12-15kts
Propulsion & Steering:
3 blade, alloy, high thrust prop
Single station, cable drive steering system
Auxiliary Engine:
Yamaha F6 (2013)
6hp, long shaft
Single cylinder, 4-stroke
Bennett trim tabs, rocker switch type controls at helm.


Voltage systems:

12VDC onboard power system
230VAC shore power system
Shore Power:
Single 16 amp connection
Extension lead to connect to shore supply
RCD protected system
Voltmeter and Ammeter on switch panel
Ring main, battery charger
Sterling Pro-Save D galvanic isolator
Battery Banks:
Domestic Battery Bank – 1x 12VDC Lead Acid
Engine Battery Bank – 1x 12VDC Lead Acid
Battery Charger:
Victron Energy Centaur battery charger
230VAC – 12VDC, 30amp
Windscreen wipers for port and starboard forward facing windscreens
Screen de-misters for both forward facing windows, 12VDC heater elements.
BEP gas alarm system with dual sensors


Fresh Water:

Single water tank.
Manually pump tap in galley
Bilge Pumps:
Manual Bilge Pump



Single plastic tank
Approximate capacity 75ltr
Fresh Water:
Single plastic can type tank.
Approximate capacity 20ltrs



Chartplotter - Garmin GPSMAP
Fishfinder – Garmin FishFinder 250
Magnetic Compass
Communications Equipment:
DSC VHF – Garmin.



Single stainless steel sink.
Gas 2 burner hob
Chemical Toilet – Bio Pot
Overhead lighting throughout interior.
Sony Radio/CD/MP3/Auxiluary Input head unit
Speakers in cockpit


Summary of Accommodation:

Cabin accessed via companionway at forward end of cockpit.
Twin V-berth forward with infill section to create double berth.
Storage lockers below bunk with storage drawer unit under aft end of starboard bunk.
Galley located aft to starboard with fold-up countertop to access sink and hob.
Heads compartment to port with chemical toilet.


Canvas Work / Upholstery:

Fitted cushions for forward bunk and infill section
Upholstered backrest running around bunk
Full cockpit cover with roll up panels, port, starboard and aft
Selection of fenders
Selection of mooring warps
Single bow roller
Stainless steel pushpit rail forward
Single alloy mooring cleat mounted on deck forward.
Bruce Anchor, 10m Chain and 20m Warp.
Below decks anchor locker, accessed through deck hatch forward
Stainless steel grabrails running the length of the coachroof and pilot house roofs, port and starboard.
Stainless steel grabrails on quarters, port and starboard.
Two forward facing seats at forward end of cockpit with helm to starboard.
Bench seats to port and starboard sides of outboard well aft.
Two deck hatches to access bilges and fuel tank
Auxiliary outboard bracket on transom
Stainless steel bathing platform with teak treads and fold down swimming ladder mounted on transom.

SBS twin axel road trailer.
Galvanised trailer chassis
New hitch and jokey wheel fitted 2019
Brakes serviced with new pads fitted 2021
Light board.

In this case we are acting as brokers only.The Owner is not selling in the course of a business. whilst every care has been taken in their preparation , the correctness of these particulars is not guaranteed. The Purchaser is strongly advised to check the particulars and where appropriate at their expense to employ a qualified Marine Surveyor to carry out a survey and/or to have an engine trial conducted which if conducted by us shall not imply any liability for such engine on our part.
This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.

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