Certificate no 2408
Status Registered


Function Cargo Vessel
Subfunction Narrow Boat
Location Harefield
Vessel type Star Class Small Northwich
Current use Community Vessel
Available to hire Yes
Available for excursions Yes
Info required No
Web address www.hna.uk.org.uk


Builder Yarwood, W J & Sons Ltd, Northwich
Built in 1935
Hull material Steel
Rig None
Number of decks 1
Number of masts 0
Propulsion Motor
Number of engines 1
Primary engine type Inboard diesel
Boiler type None
Boilermaker None


Breadth: Beam
7.00 feet (2.14 m)
3.50 feet (1.07 m)
Length: Overall
72.00 feet (21.96 m)
Tonnage: Gross
Air Draft
To be confirmed



PISCES is a Star Class Small Northwich, a Narrow Boat built in 1935 by W J Yarwood of Northwich. She is of steel plate construction and has a Lister HA2 diesel engine. During her working life on the canals she served as a fire boat during World War II. For the past thirty years the vessel has been used as a Community Narrowboat based at Harefield on the Grand Union Canal.

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