model: 50' corinthian | year: 1959
restoration: 2005 - 2012 | refit: 2020
design: huckins yacht
mfg: huckins yacht, jacksonville, fl
LIVING LEGACY | HUCKINS YACHT
The Huckins Yacht Corp of Jacksonville, Florida, a legendary yacht builder and pioneering designer of semi-custom motor yachts, was founded in 1928 and is still thriving today . .
The iconic Fairform Flyer mermaid emblem
38' Huckins Sportsman 2020
VINTAGE YACHTING LIFESTYLE
We curate and execute simple yet distinctive yachting excursions via the vintage Motor Yacht KINGFISHER.
KINGFISHER is a stunning, fully restored, 50’ motor yacht built in 1959 for John A. Taylor, a real estate developer from Clearwater, FL, by the famed Huckins Yacht Corp. of Jacksonville.
The vessel now serves as a unique classic yachting lifestyle and social impact / venture philanthropy platform.
KINGFISHER Yachting seeks to contribute positive impact to communities in which we operate. Since 2017 we have each year raised funds and donor awareness benefiting select causes including children in need and the ocean environment. All charters booked and Memberships support this mission.
Part of our mission is also for KINGFISHER to serve as a unique vehicle for strategic networking, relationship / donor cultivation and venture philanthropy - social impact.
Experience this one-of-a-kind 50' Huckins motor yacht offering a distinctive, timeless venue for customized yachting hospitality:
Family excursions and adventures
Elegant brunch and dinner cruises
Intimate entertaining / boutique events
Brand immersion activations & VIP experiences
Built in 1959 as 48 ft 'SEASONG' by the world renowned Huckins Yacht Corporation of Jacksonville, Florida, KINGFISHER has been fully restored at a cost of over $1m.
The yacht is laid out perfectly for day cruising enjoyment with a relaxing retro charm and mid-century Americana vibe...
MOTOR Yacht KINGFISHER
Letterhead of original owner John A. Taylor, 1960