Certificate no 2050
Status Registered
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Details

Function Leisure Craft
Subfunction Yacht
Location Eastbourne
Vessel type Cruise Boat
Current use Ongoing conservation
Available to hire No
Available for excursions No
Info required Yes

Construction

Builder Launch & Boat Co, Southampton
Built in 1935
Hull material Wood
Rig None
Number of decks 2
Number of masts 1
Propulsion Motor
Number of engines 1
Primary engine type Inboard diesel
Boiler type None
Boilermaker None

Dimensions

Breadth: Beam
9.50 feet (2.90 m)
Depth
4.00 feet (1.22 m)
Length: Overall
40.00 feet (12.20 m)
Tonnage: Gross
14.00
Air Draft
To be confirmed

History

Built in 1935 by Southampton Launch & Boat Co., GWENNA is a twin screw cruising yacht of timber construction, carvel built with twin Ford diesel engines of 3.6 litre each. Whilst her history is currently being researched by her current owner, the vessel underwent restoration in Newhaven. She is a classic design and believed to be the only remaining example of a vessel significant to the Southampton area constructed at that time. In 2008 she was moved from Newhaven to Sovereign Harbour, Eastbourne, to undergo a refit.

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