Certificate no 2207
Status Registered
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Details

Function Service Vessel
Subfunction Lifeboat
Location Charlestown
Vessel type Oakley 37 ft Lifeboat
Archive reason Historical Potential
Current use Museum based
Available to hire No
Available for excursions No
Info required No

Construction

Builder White, J Samuel & Co Ltd, Cowes, Isle of Wight
Built in 1964
Hull material
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

Dimensions

Breadth: Beam
11.51 feet (3.51 m)
Length: Overall
36.98 feet (11.28 m)
Tonnage: Gross
0.00
Air Draft
To be confirmed

History

Built by J S White and originally named JAMES AND CATHERINE MACFARLANE and in 1967 renamed AMELIA as a 37ft Oakley fitted with twin Ford Porbeagle diesels. Official number 306021. Served as Relief from 1964 to 1978 and at Scarborough from 1978 to1992. Launched 101 times and saved 19 lives. Sold out of service in 1992. On display at the Shipwreck and Heritage Centre, Charlestown, Cornwall from 1993 onwards.

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