Previous names

  • 1943 Rosa 058
  • 1970 Rosa PH42
Certificate no 2695
Status Registered


Function Fishing Vessel
Subfunction Trawler
Location River Thames
Vessel type Ketch
Current use Commercial Activity
Available to hire Yes
Available for excursions Yes
Info required No


Builder Panesi of Ostend
Built in 1943
Hull material Wood
Rig Gaff Ketch
Number of decks 1
Number of masts 2
Propulsion Motor
Number of engines 1
Primary engine type Diesel
Boiler type None


Length: Overall
45.93 feet (14.00 m)
Breadth: Beam
12.80 feet (3.90 m)
5.91 feet (1.80 m)
Air Draft
36.09 feet (11.00 m)
Tonnage: Gross


ROSA is a fishing trawler built in Ostend, Belguim in 1943 and worked there until sold to two fishermen from west Cornwall and registered Plymouth as PH42, in 1970. At some later time she became a pleasure craft and was externsively renovated between 2007 and 2010, thereafter sailing  in the Caribbean and Europe.

She was sold in 2011 to her present owner and is available for charter and attending festivals and regattas in the UK and France.

Key dates

  • 1943

    Built by Panesi of Ostend for Marcel Germonpre

  • 1970

    Sold and registered in Plymouth as PH42

  • 2011

    Bought by present owner and now available for charter

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