Certificate no 2486
Status Archived


Function Cargo Vessel
Subfunction Barge
Location NONE
Vessel type Humber Keel
Archive reason Disposed
Current use Unknown
Available to hire No
Available for excursions No
Info required Yes
Web address www.gooleships.co.uk


Builder Goole Shipbuilding and Repairing Co Ltd, Goole
Built in 1913
Hull material Steel
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
16.00 feet (4.88 m)
7.00 feet (2.14 m)
Length: Overall
97.00 feet (29.59 m)
Tonnage: Gross
Air Draft
To be confirmed



FLIP was a Humber Keel: a barge of steel plate construction with a Lister JK6 diesel engine. She was built in 1913 by the Goole Shipbuilding & Repairing Co. Limited. The vessel did remain based in Goole where, at the time of registration in 2011, she was undergoing restoration.

This craft is a previously registered historic vessel which no longer survives.  At the time of its loss, the vessel details were entered on the National Archive of Historic Vessels.  However, NHS-UK holds insufficient data to fully complete this record.  If you are aware of any information, images, sources or other material relating to this vessel, please contact us on: info@nationalhistoricships.org.uk,



Key dates

  • 1913

    Built by the Goole Shipbuilding & Repairing Co as a Barge

  • 1968

    Converted to diesel

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