Originally Posted by captain jack
here is the picture as she sits. had trouble finding it.
The bumpy surface on the hull: is it mud or barnacles? Barnacles might be a challenge, especially if they have been out of the water long enough to dry out. And, if they are barnacles, it means this boat was under water a long time.
The more the OP tells about the situation, the worse it sounds. Free seems more expensive all the time.