S/v Solitaire has been SOLD, and is now under new ownership.
Many thanks to all who responded for their interest in the Solitaire.
I will leave this page up indefinitely, as a resource for those who wish to use it for reference.
43 ft. Endeavour Ketch specifications and drawings
BOAT US Value Check response
The Yacht Solitaire was the personal residence and pride of Albert F. Read, KC4UPN. In the spring of 1996 Solitaire was in dry dock in Venezuela for routine maintenance. During this time, Mr. Read became ill with cancer. He went to the US for treatment and was not able to return. Mr. Read died on November 21, 1996. He is survived by his wife, Sally, son Mike AE4AG, and daughter Peggy.
Specifications: 1981 Endeavour Ketch 43 foot 2 cabins - sleeps 6 engine: 1981 Perkins 9hp diesel fiberglass hull