HYADES - Star Class Small Woolwich Butty
Built 1935 by Harland and Wolff and registered at Brentford No. 515. Hyades is Iron Composite with a wooden cabin.
Hyades has undergone a refurbishment programme over the past 5 years with new bottoms, gunnels, and footings work completed by Brinklow boats. The cabin was replaced with Sapele planks and resin ply skin. New Ellum & tiller 2017.
The cabin has been redecorated in a sympathetic style with scumbling and brass fittings. A Guidwife stove was fitted in 2017 and new cushions throughout in 2018.
Hyades has a 4ft cabin extension which remains unfitted and would be easily removed should the new owner wish to.
Hyades has been fitted with a Sterling Pro 2600w inverter charger, 2 x 220amp batteries, shore power hookup and galvanic isolator. The cabin is fitted with 12v LED lights and cigarette socket together with 240v power sockets.
Last Survey September 2014
Commercial Boat Safety Expires November 2022
Last docking 2018
|Tax Status:||Inc. Tax|
|Location:||Hertfordshire UK [ Map ]|
|Vessel type:||Narrowboat Butty|
|Builder:||Harland & Wolff|
|Make:||Harland & Wolff|
|Length over all:||21.82m|