A89

Day Boat built 1923 by Uxbridge Steel Barrell Company, Middlesex

Designated ensign Designated house flag

3507

Registered


Cargo Vessel

Barge


Day Boat

Market Drayton


Ongoing conservation

Houseboat


No

No


05/09/2017

30/11/-0001



Gallery


Propulsion

Motor

Inboard diesel


1957

None


None


Dimensions

To be confirmed

To be confirmed


70.00 feet (21.34 metres)

To be confirmed


To be confirmed


History

A89 is a rivetted iron day boat built in 1923 by Uxbridge Steel Barrel Co. and was originally a Thames Conservancy working boat drawn by horse. She passed to private ownership in the early 1980s and is now being converted into living accommodation.

Previous names

  1. A29
  2. Pumpkin

Key dates

  1. 1923 Built by Uxbridge Steel Barrel Co
  2. 1980s Passed to private ownership from the Thames Water Authority
If you are the owner of the vessel and would like to provide more details or updated information please contact info@nationalhistoricships.org.uk

hawse eye:

tubular metal fitting in the bows of a vessel through which the anchor cable passes