Certificate no 2555
Status Archived


Function Cargo Vessel
Subfunction Barge
Location Leeds & Liverpool Canal
Vessel type Leeds & Liverpool Shortboat
Archive reason More information required
Current use Private use
Available to hire No
Available for excursions No
Info required Yes


Builder Yarwood, W J & Sons Ltd, Northwich
Built in 1946
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


Length: Overall
60.00 feet (18.29 m)
Breadth: Beam
13.60 feet (4.15 m)
2.60 feet (0.79 m)
Tonnage: Gross
Air Draft
To be confirmed


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Key dates

  • 1946

    Barge built by WJ Yarwoods & Sons for use on Leeds and Liverpool Canal

  • 1982

    Converted to leisure craft

  • 2012

    In use at Shipley Wharf as a private leisure craft

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