GLEANER was built as a Lowestoft drifter of wooden carvel construction by Kitto of Porthleven in 1874 and at some point was taken to Germany where she was hauled ashore for restoration in the 1970s. This was not completed and the vessel was brought back to the UK by her present owner.
A the time of registration, her restoration was continuing in Cornwall and it was hoped to have the bare hull ready for launch in June 2014.
Built by Kitto of Porthleven
She was bought by her present owners and brought back to Cornwall
A Sustainability Grant of £1,000 towards the cost of remedial work was made from the Strategic Development Fund of National Historic Ships UK
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