Gloucester Gloucestershire UK|
Historic 1930's tug boat which started life as the harbour tug at Lydney dock in Gloucester,later it was sold on and used as the maintenance boat to service the navigation lights on the Severn estuary,again it was sold on and was bought by a marine engineer who restored and updated it to its current condition,which is apparent when viewing the boat
Length 9.14m - 30ft
Beam 2.43m - 8ft
Draught 1.2m - 4ft 1"
Air Draught 2m - estimated
Weight 5 ton ish
Current 4 year boat safety certificate issued this month
Ship to shore vhf radio
2x 110amp exide leisure battery's
1 X 110amp exide starter battery
Webasto hot air heating
Beta Marine Marinised Lister
Turbo Diesel Inboard Engine 52HP
Newage 160D marine Gearbox
Both in excellent condition.
4 Large eyelet rings for easy lifting
(no straps needed)
Large anchor winch on front deck(needs recommissioning)
Large Twin fuel tanks
Large fresh water tank
Hot and cold running water powered by a large calorifier.
The main cabin houses a
Small galley style kitchen area which houses a large house size sink (this has a handmade worktop cover to utilise space)a hot and cold mixer tap a Waico fridge,2 ring stainless steel gas hob and some storage shelves and cupboards.
3.9kg gas bottle is housed in separate recessed gas locker on the back deck.
The main cabin also houses a toilet cubicle with a saniflow electric flush toilet with vented holding tank for pump out. The tank has a level indicator on the toilet wall. The engine sits in the main cabin and has been extremely well sound insulated.
The cabin has a large sliding hatch forward set on the roof (great to catch the sun when driving it's like a big sunroof) sliding locking windows all round,windscreen wipers which need new blades.
air horns,2 front navigation lights,2 front and rear spotlights all need wiring up switches are in just need wire connecting.
Front cabin/sleeping area is fully boarded out and carpeted everywhere,floor,walls and ceiling and will easily accommodate a double mattress. It has a large lifting hatch on the roof which also houses a horizontal non opening brass framed porthole with clear glass(good light),there are also 2 brass framed opening portholes in the sides of the front cabin port and starboard again good light and also ventilation, 2 mushroom vents are also fitted in the roof area here.
The hull is in good condition and has twice been epoxied. More recently it has been bitumen blacked. The inside of the hull was treated with red oxide and then painted when the new engine was installed some years back.
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||Beta Marine Marinised Lister Turbo|
|Drive type:||Stern drive|
|Length over all:||9.14m|
|Maximum draft:||4' 1"|
|Displacement:||5 metric tons|
Small galley with 2 ring fixed stainless steel gas hob wacio fridge with freezer box large house size stainless steel sink with hand made wooden worktop sink insert to utilize space.hot and cold stainless steel mixer tap
Cupboards and shelving.
Toilet compartment with electric flush toilet
Crawl in front cabin boarded & carpeted will fit a double mattress.
Webasto blown air heating
12 lights in both cabin areas.
A good warm dry boat.
Garmin marine gps
Ship to shore vhf radio
Navigation lights spotlights
Beta marine marinised Lister Turbo diesel onboard 4 cylinder in line water cooled.
In excellent condition
Newage 160d marine gearbox