Certificate no 2265
Status Archived


Function Leisure Craft
Subfunction Yacht
Location Unknown
Vessel type Hornby & Co One Design
Archive reason More information required
Current use Ongoing conservation
Available to hire No
Available for excursions No
Info required Yes


Builder Hornby, H & B Co, Wallasey
Built in 1946
Hull material Wood
Rig Bermudan Cutter
Number of decks 1
Number of masts 1
Propulsion Motor
Number of engines 1
Primary engine type Inboard diesel
Boiler type None
Boilermaker None


Breadth: Beam
9.60 feet (2.93 m)
4.40 feet (1.34 m)
Length: Overall
35.00 feet (10.68 m)
Tonnage: Gross
Air Draft
To be confirmed


NOSILA was built in 1946 by H B Hornby & Co, at Wallasey and is a yacht of timber carvel construction, rigged as a Bermudan cutter with a BMC diesel engine of 38 hp. It is believed that NOSILA was commissioned by a doctor for use as a pleasure craft. In 2009, she was undergoing restoration and based in Surrey.

We are lacking information about this particular vessel.  If you have any information on this vessel, past or present, please contact us.

Key dates

  • May 2018

    Vessel currently up for sale


  • September 2012

    The Sustainability Grant awarded in January 2012 has been withdrawn

  • January 2012

    A Sustainability Grant of £700 for remedial work was made from the Strategic Development Fund of National Historic Ships UK

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