Certificate no 282
Status Registered


Function Passenger Vessel
Subfunction Excursion
Location Oxford
Vessel type Excursion
Current use Commercial Activity
Available to hire Yes
Available for excursions Yes
Info required No


Builder Salter Brothers Ltd, Oxford
Built in 1913
Hull material Steel
Rig None
Number of decks 1
Number of masts
Propulsion Motor
Number of engines 1
Primary engine type Diesel
Boiler type None
Boilermaker None


Breadth: Beam
14.50 feet (4.42 m)
3.50 feet (1.07 m)
Length: Overall
84.45 feet (25.76 m)
Tonnage: Gross
Air Draft
To be confirmed


Built in 1913, WARGRAVE is a river vessel with the capacity for 199 passengers. She operates on the Upper Thames, upstream as far as Oxford and downstream as far as Staines.


Hamer, Geoffrey, Trip Out 1995/6 - A Guide to the Passenger Boat Services of the British Isles, G P Hamer, 1995

Key dates

  • 1913

    Built by Salter Bros Ltd, Oxford

  • 1995

    Operating summer services on sections of the River Thames


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