Certificate no 2340
Status Registered
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Details

Function Fishing Vessel
Subfunction Drifter
Location Dartmouth
Vessel type Looe Lugger
Current use Ongoing conservation
Available to hire No
Available for excursions No
Info required No

Construction

Builder Unknown
Built in 1921
Hull material Wood
Rig Lug Dipping
Number of decks 1
Number of masts 2
Propulsion Sail
Number of engines 1
Primary engine type Inboard diesel
Boiler type None
Boilermaker None

Dimensions

Breadth: Beam
14.00 feet (4.27 m)
Depth
6.50 feet (1.98 m)
Length: Overall
44.00 feet (13.42 m)
Tonnage: Gross
0.00
Air Draft
To be confirmed

History

Built by Dick Pearce of Looe in 1921 for Thomas Pengally, to replace the Olive, and was owned by his family until 1969. Her name was I.R.I.S. after daughters Irene, Rosie, Ida and Susie, but now seems to be known as IRIS. She was converted to a motor fishing vessel with various engines; then used as a lived-aboard in Falmouth until finally resold, rebuilt and restored to sail. She was relaunched in 2011 after completing a 12 year rebuild.

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