The Steamboat Association of Great Britain - STEAMBOAT REGISTER - Edition 8, Sep/12
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Area: River Wey (UK).
Built 1989 by Bay Class Yachts at Conyer Quay, Kent.
LOA: 52', Beam: 6' 10".
|ENGINE||Compound, 2�" + 5" x 4".|
Built 1989 by Alex Ritchie at Wrabness.
Design: LIFU style.
Valve(s): pv, Gear: SLRG.
No.325. 15 IHP, geared pumps, automatic lubrication.
|BOILER||LIFU type WT.|
Built 1990 by Alex Ritchie at Wrabness.
Fuel: coal, Pressure: 250 psi, Grate: 2.4 sqft, Heating Area: 50 sqft.
No.715. 15 IHP, 3-drum, steel drums, �S� shaped copper tubes secured by screw connectors.
|PROP||3 blades, 32" x 32".|
|HISTORY||Owned by Garth Allan until 2005. New boat built to first owners specification, designed as cruising art studio for canal system. First steamed 1989. Ref: �Classic Boat� April 1990|
|Data: Dec 05.|
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(Bob Shearer) Henley 2003
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