Abandoned Boats/Outboard Motors Listing

A request has been filed with the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department to title the following boat(s) or outboard motor(s) through the bonded title process for abandoned vessels and outboard motors. These items will be published for the time period listed (six months) before a title will be issued under the surety bond titling process, Section 31.0466 of the Texas Parks and Wildlife Code and Title 31, Part 2, Chapter 53, Subchapter F, Section 53.100 of the Texas Administrative Code.

To file a claim of ownership regarding any of the above referenced assets, call (512) 389-8866 or 1-800-262-8755 and fax documentation proving ownership to (512) 389-4900, attention: Bonded Title Section. Before filing a claim, please note that any individual filing a claim of ownership must be prepared to assume the responsibility and cost to remove and relocate the boat or outboard motor within a reasonable time period.

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Boat or Motor Year Make Boat Length or Motor HP TX Number Serial Number Date Posted Date Eligible To Title
BOAT 2013 TRACKER 15' 8561CC BUJ25161D313 05/19/2022 11/19/2022
BOAT 1964 MONARCH 14' 9245JU 51012 05/19/2022 11/19/2022
BOAT 1973 OUACHITA 14' 8894CL XMR17545M73L 05/19/2022 11/19/2022
BOAT 1992 CAJUN 17'6" 9154FW MBVE6416D292 05/19/2022 11/19/2022
MOTOR 1992 JOHNSON 115 1956DJ 3110999 05/19/2022 11/19/2022
BOAT 2001 CRESTLINER 22' 3710FJ MAU02317B101 05/12/2022 11/12/2022
MOTOR 1978 JOHNSON 115HP NO RECORD J4977302 05/12/2022 11/12/2022
BOAT 1987 SKEETER 15'3" 2186EK STEH3661J788 05/12/2022 11/12/2022
MOTOR 1987 YAMAHA 50 2588DC 6H5L500470 05/12/2022 11/12/2022
BOAT 1983 LOWE 16 2280ZU LWN3601CM83F 05/03/2022 11/03/2022
BOAT 1969 JON BOAT 14' 0" TX-6604ES TXZ11609C222 05/02/2022 11/02/2022
BOAT 1983 SEA RAY 36'3" SERF35340682 05/02/2022 11/02/2022
BOAT 1992 LARSON 17 2686FZ LAR35313K293 05/02/2022 11/02/2022
BOAT 1976 VALCO 16 4906KH HUL030350876 04/29/2022 10/29/2022
BOAT 1975 OUACHITA 14 4815YZ XMR49377M75F 04/29/2022 10/29/2022
BOAT 1978 LOWE 12 1561ZE LWNS2655M78B 04/29/2022 10/29/2022
BOAT 2000 YAMAHA 10'5" 3045JJ YAMA3553C000 04/29/2022 10/29/2022
BOAT 2005 NITRO 20'1" 3677AD BUJ31105A505 04/29/2022 10/29/2022
BOAT 2007 SEA RAY 26'6" 6895AR SERR3528E707 04/29/2022 10/29/2022
BOAT 1996 POLARIS 8 9515HZ PLE14402K697 04/29/2022 10/29/2022
BOAT 2003 BOMBARDIER 10'10" 5869JX ZZN00846E304 04/29/2022 10/29/2022
BOAT 1984 SPINDRIFT 22 4525ZU RRR00180M84F 04/29/2022 10/29/2022
BOAT 1987 CATALINA 21'6" 7443CY CTYH3978K687 04/29/2022 10/29/2022
BOAT 1984 S2 24 1146DK SSU24384J485 04/29/2022 10/29/2022
BOAT 1997 POLARIS 10'3" 5509JA PLE06041A797 04/29/2022 10/29/2022
BOAT 1973 OUACHITA 14 TX-4553CK XMR11325M 04/28/2022 10/28/2022
BOAT 1976 RAYCRAFT 17 6551EK SAG120270976 04/28/2022 10/28/2022
MOTOR 1976 EVINRUDE 115 6843FT J0002130 04/28/2022 10/28/2022
MOTOR 1978 CATAMARAN 16 4645HJ CCML0925M78L 04/28/2022 10/28/2022
MOTOR 1988 CAROLINA 16 4351CZ CAIE0042F888 04/28/2022 10/28/2022
BOAT 1972 SIDEWINDER 14 6117XF 1512 04/28/2022 10/28/2022
MOTOR 1972 EVINRUDE 25 25252RE02922 04/28/2022 10/28/2022
BOAT 1988 SKEETER 15'3" 1144EK STEH3949A888 04/28/2022 10/28/2022
MOTOR 1988 SUZUKI 75 6325CH 7501709144 04/28/2022 10/28/2022
BOAT 2000 SEA RAY 23 9337FF SERA0406G900 04/28/2022 10/28/2022
BOAT 1998 TRACKER 21 BUJ78614K798 04/28/2022 10/28/2022
MOTOR 1998 MERCURY 115 0G663045 04/28/2022 10/02/2022
BOAT 1972 BOSTON WHALER 9'2" TX-3759JM BWCA00871272 04/19/2022 10/19/2022
BOAT 2000 KAWASAKI 9'6" TX-8421JM KAW41948J900 04/19/2022 10/19/2022
BOAT 1974 OUACHITA 16'0" TX-5743CL XMRA7646M74E 04/19/2022 10/19/2022
MOTOR 1972 MERCURY 85HP 3870272 04/19/2022 10/19/2022
BOAT 1982 HOBIE 16'0" TX-6571EZ CCMQ7023M82I 04/19/2022 10/19/2022
BOAT ALUMAWELD 17'0" 14725F292 04/19/2022 10/19/2022
BOAT 1970 STARCRAT 12'0" TX-1870YK 968921 04/08/2022 10/08/2022
BOAT 2004 WELDCRAFT 16'2" WKGG3945G304 04/08/2022 10/08/2022
MOTOR 2004 MERCURY 60HP 0T825824 04/08/2022 10/08/2022
BOAT 2008 ALWELD 14'0" TX-8326EK AWLC0475F808 04/08/2022 10/08/2022
BOAT 2008 BASSTRACKER 17'10" TX-3734AZ BUJ04104J809 04/08/2022 10/08/2022
BOAT 2007 RETTY 14'0" TX-5735DN ILY03529E707 04/08/2022 10/08/2022
BOAT 2003 CORRECT CRAFT 21'8" TX-4567KC CTC44098K304 04/08/2022 10/08/2022
BOAT 2002 SEA PRO 18'6" TX-3814JX PIOST078A202 04/08/2022 10/08/2022
BOAT 2000 BAJA 30'5" TX-3384CF AGC52011H001 03/30/2022 09/30/2022
BOAT 2012 PELICAN 10 ZEP33531K112 03/28/2022 09/28/2022
BOAT 2006 KIRLAND 14 KBY00500L506 03/28/2022 09/28/2022
MOTOR 1985 YAMAHA 15 66MS1020021 03/28/2022 09/28/2022
BOAT 1996 RINKER 18'1 TX-2568HN RNK59614E596 03/28/2022 09/28/2022
BOAT 1988 NITRO 17'6 TX-9318EH NMRC0459I788 03/18/2022 09/18/2022
MOTOR 1988 SUZUKI 115 TX-5143CJ 11502811591 03/18/2022 09/18/2022
BOAT 1976 CATALINA 22' 0" TX-1763CS CTYH6310M76J 03/10/2022 09/10/2022
MOTOR 1979 EVINRUDE 6 J0001750 03/10/2022 09/10/2022
BOAT 1989 GRADY-WHITE 23'5 TX-5579EL NTLDA254L889 03/10/2022 09/10/2022
MOTOR 1989 JOHNSON 150 TX-7311FK R08240031 03/10/2022 09/10/2022
MOTOR 1989 JOHNSON 150 TX-7168FK R08249157 03/10/2022 09/10/2022
BOAT 1987 VIP 18'8 TX-1213ED VVN9V352F787 03/10/2022 09/10/2022
BOAT 2000 ALMAR 20 AUC2809SH900 03/10/2022 09/10/2022
BOAT 2008 YAMAHA 10'7 TX-8697AR YAMA3705C808 03/10/2022 09/10/2022
MOTOR 1989 MERCURY B362112 03/08/2022 09/08/2022
BOAT 1968 SEA CRAFT 19 TX-8189BX 00000S609 03/08/2022 09/08/2022
MOTOR 1968 EVINRUDE TX-2561AV E06962 03/08/2022 09/08/2022
BOAT 2018 SEADOO 11 TX-3555EN YDV38646L718 03/08/2022 09/08/2022
BOAT 1999 SEAARK 20 TX-8585JM SOM14685A899 03/08/2022 09/08/2022
BOAT 1982 BAYFIELD 25 TX-6526BU ZBY25491M82B 03/08/2022 09/08/2022
BOAT 1991 WELLCRAFT 25 WELA560ZA191 03/08/2022 09/08/2022
BOAT 1986 THUNDERBOLT 15'5 TX-6787CY THV00385F686 03/08/2022 09/08/2022
BOAT 2017 SEA DOO 10'0 TX-3335EJ YDV69644B717 03/01/2022 09/01/2022
BOAT 1988 SILVERTON 34 TX-7927BP STN35024F788 03/01/2022 09/01/2022
BOAT 1965 SEARS 13'5" TX-5262KM TXZ77550D121 02/28/2022 08/28/2022
BOAT 1975 BAJA 14 TX-5535YN AGC421521174 02/22/2022 08/22/2022
BOAT 1985 DARGEL 16 TX1701ZD DBWB0290C585 02/22/2022 08/22/2022
BOAT 1984 GLASTRON 15'8 6494CX GLAC3776M84E 02/22/2022 08/22/2022
MOTOR 1976 EVINRUDE 70 J0014369 02/22/2022 08/22/2022
BOAT 2002 SEA RAY 36' 2" TX-2844KA SERT9306J102 02/10/2022 08/10/2022
BOAT 1987 POLAR KRAFT 16' 0" TX-1044EJ PLR81531B787 02/10/2022 08/10/2022
BOAT 2004 ALUMACRAFT 12' 0" TX-8201CN ACBA5183B404 02/10/2022 08/10/2022
MOTOR 2005 BRIGGS & STRATTON 5 060627OB55115 02/10/2022 08/10/2022
BOAT 1969 BOSTON WHALER 16' 0" TX-3960XD 000038267 02/10/2022 08/10/2022
BOAT 1994 POLARIS 8' 8" TX-9914EW PLE02614L394 02/03/2022 08/03/2022
BOAT 1995 WELDCRAFT 33' 3" TX-1326AE WELFLA21K495 02/03/2022 08/03/2022
BOAT 1975 BERTRAM 28' 3" TX-6693KC BERF1297M75L 02/03/2022 08/03/2022
BOAT 1987 ALUMACRAFT 14' 0" TX-1715EH ACBD2486F687 02/03/2022 08/03/2022
BOAT 1986 FALCON 16' 7" TX-5154DS FCS6741GA686 02/03/2022 08/03/2022
MOTOR 1985 JOHNSON 90 TX-5864CA J6123138 02/03/2022 08/03/2022
BOAT 1974 OUACHITA 16' 0" XMR23008M74B 01/26/2022 07/26/2022
BOAT 1997 BOMBARDIER 14' 5" TX-7094JK CECC0602J697 01/26/2022 07/26/2022
BOAT 1983 VIP 18'10" TX-2801ZM VVNP9193M83B 01/21/2022 07/21/2022
BOAT 1975 PACEMAKER 27'5" PAC26205M75H 01/21/2022 07/21/2022
BOAT 1984 HUNTER 25' 5" TX-4415ZV HUN26105M84F 01/21/2022 07/21/2022
BOAT 1981 TMI 27' 3" TX-1527HP VVV10318M81D 01/21/2022 07/21/2022
BOAT 1974 CHRIS CRAFT 35' 0" CCBZA0710774 01/21/2022 07/21/2022
BOAT 1977 PENN YAN 30' 0" TX-4460JZ PYB30161M77D 01/21/2022 07/21/2022
BOAT 2002 VIP 20' 3" TX-7271JW VVI03077C202 01/21/2022 07/21/2022
MOTOR 2001 YAMAHA 130 TX-1930FZ TXM04520L121 01/21/2022 07/21/2022
BOAT 1986 TRACKER 17' 0" BUJ47928K586 01/21/2022 07/21/2022
MOTOR 1988 MERCURY 75 A199370 01/21/2022 07/21/2022
BOAT 2004 NITRO TRACKER 18' 0" BUJ19222K304 01/11/2022 07/11/2022
BOAT 1973 CHRIS CRAFT 33' 0" TX-1631AM CCTME1610173 01/11/2022 07/11/2022
BOAT 1977 TROJAN 35' 9" TX-5530KH TRJO83110877 01/11/2022 07/11/2022
BOAT 1979 PACESHIP 26' 3" TX-9621HU PAYB0239M79A 01/11/2022 07/11/2022
BOAT 2004 NITRO TRACKER 18' 0" BUJ19222K304 01/11/2022 07/11/2022
BOAT 1973 CHRIS CRAFT 33' 0" TX-1631AM CCTME1610173 01/11/2022 07/11/2022
BOAT 1977 TROJAN 35' 9" TX-5530KH TRJO83110877 01/11/2022 07/11/2022
BOAT 1979 PACESHIP 26' 3" TX-9621HU PAYB0239M79A 01/11/2022 07/11/2022
BOAT 2004 NITRO TRACKER 18' 0" BUJ19222K304 01/11/2022 07/11/2022
BOAT 1973 KINGFISHER 15'6" TX-3363XN B00173047 12/29/2021 06/29/2022
MOTOR 1973 EVINRUDE 50HP TX-6985CU E0004909 12/29/2021 06/29/2022
BOAT 1979 PEARSON 23'0" TX-9867WT PEA63027M79A 12/29/2021 06/29/2022
MOTOR TOHATSU 6HP 029146AX 12/29/2021 06/29/2022
BOAT 2000 BAYLINER 23'0" USCB63FPD000 12/29/2021 06/29/2022
BOAT 1968 REVLINE 24'0" TX-8292AX 17 12/27/2021 06/27/2022
BOAT 1974 V BOTTOM 14' 0" TX-2593EW DEMB1458M74G 12/22/2021 06/22/2022
BOAT MONTGOMERY WARDS 14' 0" 58SKV6085 12/15/2021 06/15/2022
MOTOR SEA KING 95X746700 12/15/2021 06/15/2022
BOAT 1985 SKEETER 15' 4" TX-9581FX STEH1984I485 12/15/2021 06/15/2022
MOTOR 1985 MERCURY 75HP TX-7788DJ 6615414 12/15/2021 06/15/2022
BOAT 2002 ALUMACRAFT 14' 0" ACBD7081F102 12/15/2021 06/15/2022
BOAT 1998 PLAYCRAFT 24' 0" TX-1047JA PLF92426I798 12/15/2021 06/15/2022
MOTOR 1998 SUZUKI 70HP TX-7598EC 861090 12/15/2021 06/15/2022
BOAT 1968 OWENS 40' 0" TX-9771BU 0N06849 12/15/2021 06/15/2022
BOAT 1989 THUNDERBOLT 15' 5" TX-6603FK THV00326I889 12/09/2021 06/09/2022
MOTOR 1989 MARINER 75 TX-5275CN OC134873 12/09/2021 06/09/2022
BOAT 1984 STAR BOARD 24' 0" TX-4464ZU SYX001460184 12/10/2021 06/10/2022
BOAT 1978 MORGAN 38' 3" TX-1157KH MRY22038M78F 12/10/2021 06/10/2022
BOAT 1975 MARINE TRADER 33' 4" TX-9775JY ETY330920775 12/10/2021 06/10/2022
BOAT 1994 INVADER 16' 9" TX-4484HN ILP60517H394 12/10/2021 06/10/2022
BOAT 1976 INVADER 15' 0" TX-5799YW XVA19942M76K 12/10/2021 06/10/2022
BOAT 1999 BLUE WAVE 16'5" TX-6333FE PWV02616F899 11/23/2021 05/23/2022
MOTOR 1998 JOHNSON 90HP TX-1144EE G04459226 11/23/2021 05/23/2022
BOAT 1995 TUFCRAFT 15'1" TX-2253HK TCIF0001B595 11/23/2021 05/23/2022
BOAT 1966 ARKTRAVELER 16'0" TX-1221WZ 3697789 11/23/2021 05/23/2022
BOAT 1978 ELDO CRAFT 14'0" TX-4788WV ELD16938M77K 11/23/2021 05/23/2022
BOAT 1997 BASSTENDER 11'3" TX-3072EX LLT10081C797 11/23/2021 05/23/2022
BOAT 1998 STARCRAFT 17'6" TX-2963KH STR23762I798 11/23/2021 05/23/2022
BOAT 2004 RANGER 17'0" TX-4930AC RNG7R271B606 11/23/2021 05/23/2022
MOTOR 2006 YAMAHA 50HP TX-5293CL 6C1L1010328 11/23/2021 05/23/2022

General Information Parks and Wildlife Code states:

Subchapter A, Section 31.003, Parks and Wildlife Code (definitions):

(17) "Abandoned vessel or outboard motor" means a vessel or outboard motor that has remained on private property without the consent of the owner or person in charge of the property for more than seven consecutive days.

Subchapter B-1, Chapter 31, Parks and Wildlife Code:
Sec. 31.0466. TITLE FOR ABANDONED VESSEL; BOND.
(a) A person may apply for a certificate of title for an abandoned vessel or outboard motor found on the person's property.
(b) The department may cancel the certificate for the abandoned vessel or outboard motor and issue a new certificate to the applicant if the applicant:
(1) executes and files a bond with the department:
(A) in the form prescribed by the department;
(B) issued by a person authorized to act as a surety business in this state;
(C) in an amount equal to 1-1/2 times the value of the abandoned vessel or outboard motor as determined by the department; and
(D) conditioned to indemnify all prior owners and lienholders and all subsequent purchasers of the abandoned vessel or outboard motor or persons who acquire a security interest in the vessel or outboard motor, and their successors in interest, against any expense, loss, or damage, including reasonable attorney's fees, resulting from:
(i) the issuance of the certificate of title for the abandoned vessel or outboard motor; or
(ii) a defect in or undisclosed security interest in the right, title, or interest of the applicant to or in the abandoned vessel or outboard motor;
(2) proves to the satisfaction of the department that:
(A) the abandoned vessel or outboard motor is not stolen;
(B) issuance of a certificate of title would not defraud the owner or a lienholder of the abandoned vessel or outboard motor;
(C) at least 30 days before the applicant applied for the certificate, the applicant contacted the applicant's local law enforcement agency through certified mail to report that the vessel or outboard motor is abandoned; and
(D) the local law enforcement agency has not taken the abandoned vessel or outboard motor into custody or informed the applicant of the agency's intent to take the abandoned vessel or outboard motor into custody; and
(3) posts notice of the certificate of title application in the manner and for a period of time designated by rule by the department.
(c) A person described by Subsection (b)(1)(D) has a right of action to recover on the bond for a breach of a condition of the bond described by Subsection (b)(1)(D). The aggregate liability of the surety to all persons may not exceed the amount of the bond.
(d) A bond filed under this section expires on the third anniversary of the date the bond became effective. The department shall return an expired bond to the person who filed the bond unless the department has been notified of a pending action to recover on the bond.
(e) On return of a bond under Subsection (d), the department shall issue a certificate of title to the person to whom the bond is returned.
(f) If an abandoned vessel or outboard motor is not claimed before the department issues a certificate of title under this section, the owner or lienholder waives all rights and interests in the abandoned vessel or outboard motor and consents to the cancellation of the certificate for the abandoned vessel or outboard motor.
(g) The applicant for the certificate of title for the abandoned vessel or outboard motor takes title free and clear of all liens and claims of ownership.
(h) In addition to the situation described by Subsection (b)(2), the commission by rule may define acceptable situations in which certificates of title may be issued after the filing of a bond under this section.
(i) This section does not apply to a vessel or outboard motor that is subject to a contract or lien under Chapter 59 or 70, Property Code.