Certificate no 1929
Status Registered


Function Cargo Vessel
Subfunction Barge
Location Bristol
Current use Private use
Available to hire No
Available for excursions No
Info required Yes


Builder Unknown
Built in 1912
Hull material Iron
Rig None
Number of decks 1
Number of masts 0
Propulsion Motor
Number of engines 1
Primary engine type Diesel
Boiler type None
Boilermaker None


Breadth: Beam
6.11 feet (1.86 m)
3.00 feet (0.92 m)
Length: Overall
69.00 feet (21.05 m)
Tonnage: Gross
Air Draft
To be confirmed


Built in 1885, GERALD NO 13 is a narrow boat Joey. She has an iron hull and a Lister diesel HA2 engine. After a long working life on the canals, her hold was converted use as a houseboat in 1960.

Key dates

  • 1912

    Built by an unknown builder

  • 1960

    Converted to a Birmingham Day Boat.

  • 1976

    Bought by present owner and converted to a Houseboat

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