Tom Jones Boatyard, Romney Lock, Riverside Walk, Windsor, Berkshire SL4 6HU - UK
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"The S L Eclipse"

Price guide 65,000

52 Victorian Steam Launch

  • Beam 10 3 Draught 3 7 Air Draught 6 3
  • Built 1901 by E.W. and W.E. Cawston, Reading, UK.
  • Double skinned teak on oak, Khaya mahogany superstructure and internal joinery.
  • Fully condensing twin cylinder compound steam engine.
  • 24v electric system and Calor gas system.
  • Galley with black granite work surface. Good size s/s sink.
  • Pump out heads with green marble surrounds to toilet and wash basin.
  • All windows beveled glass. Exquisite oval feature window in saloon.
  • Able to accommodate 12 for buffet or 8 for formal dining.
  • Location: Reading, UK.
  • Note: Price reflects work still to be done following part refurbishment. See below.
 
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Other Notes

  • Magnificent example of Victorian elegance, restored by Mark Stanley at Nichols Boatyard in 1980. Award winner at the Thames Traditional Boat Rally, Henley in 1998.
  • Now part way through refurbishment. Hull sound and painted with boot-line.
  • Much has been done to sand the superstructure and interior, which leaves varnishing and re-fitting.
  • New oil fired boiler, but whole steam plant needs reinstating.

The owner assures us that, to the best of his knowledge, these particulars are correct, but we, not necessarily having inspected this vessel, cannot guarantee this accuracy. The craft is offered subject to being unsold. We recommend that the customer check the above information and the condition of the craft, or commission a qualified surveyor to do this.

Contact Sarah Woolley 0779 965 4113 e-mail: sarah.woolley@stanleyandthomas.co.uk
Stanley & Thomas Boat Builders - Tom Jones Boatyard, Romney Lock, Riverside Walk, Windsor, Berkshire Tel: 01753 833 166

 

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