A a traditional 20ft (6m) sea going (high bow) Motor Harbour launch/ferry/fishing boat/pleasure trips boat. Being approx. 8ft wide and built of mahogany clinker design with oak cappings, recently (July19) having had a Hull inspection and repaint buy a traditional Broads boat builder and earlier in May 19 the cappings and seats were re-varnished and internal floor re-painted. The boat is highly manoeuvrable, turning in its own length accelerating to a good speed and stopping as quickly, with the high bow she is at home on the sea as on the Inland waterways.
In 2019 she completed a charity boat trip the length of the River Thames, from Southend Pier to Lechlade (180 miles) and in Sept 2019 had completed a tour of the Norfolk Broads, north and south and now ready for the next adventure.
The engine is a 30hp sea going Beta, is 6yrs old and has only completed 200hrs and been regularly serviced, professionally.
A stern gland greaser and glass fuel sediment bowl are also fitted.
There is a Clipper depth gauge fitted and two automatic electric and one manual bilge pumps, in addition there has been added navigation lights, a horn and 2 x aux 12v power points for charging todays technology. Also a sea going anchor with 6m chain and 30m of rope 2 x life rings each with 20m of floatable Yellow rope, inshore flares and a first aid kit and compass, (sorry no ships bell). 5 quality mooring ropes are also included. To do this years trips, she is fully compliant with a Inland waterways safety certificate until 2022 and compliant with regulations for the Port of London Authority for the tidal Thames and the Environment agency for the Non-tidal Thames.
The owner has offered free delivery within the UK.
There is also a fully re-furbished Indespension Big Dipper 3 trailer, possibly available by separate negotiation, but of course is available to assist with transportation.
These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.
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|Location:||Chelmsford Essex UK [ Map ]|
|Website:||Open website in new window|
|Vessel name:||Clinker Built Harbour Launch|
|No. of engines:||1|
|Engine model:||Beta 3 cylinder Diesel|
|Crusing Speed:||5 knots|
|Maximum Speed:||8 knots|
|Length over all:||6m|
|Length at waterline:||6m|
|Fuel capacity:||75 Litres|