Certificate no 2277
Status Registered


Function Cargo Vessel
Subfunction Barge
Location Knottingley
Vessel type Coal motor barge
Current use Ongoing conservation
Available to hire No
Available for excursions No
Info required No


Builder Harker Ltd, John, Knottingley
Built in 1946
Hull material Iron
Rig None
Number of decks 1
Number of masts
Propulsion Motor
Number of engines 1
Primary engine type Inboard diesel
Boiler type None
Boilermaker None


Breadth: Beam
14.00 feet (4.27 m)
6.50 feet (1.98 m)
Length: Overall
57.10 feet (17.42 m)
Tonnage: Gross
Air Draft
To be confirmed


Built in 1946 by Harkers of Knottingley, MARJORIE R is a coal barge of iron construction with a Lister JP3 diesel engine installed in 1950. Following a fire on board, she was undergoing restoration in 2009 to become a houseboat. We are lacking information on this particular vessel.

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