Certificate no 2854
Status Registered


Function Leisure Craft
Subfunction Yacht
Location Caledonian Canal
Vessel type Pleasure Yacht
Current use Private use
Available to hire Yes
Available for excursions No
Info required No


Builder Jones (Buckie) Slip Ltd, Buckie
Built in 1960
Hull material Wood
Rig Gaff Cutter
Number of decks 1
Number of masts 1
Propulsion Motor
Number of engines 1
Primary engine type Diesel
Boiler type None
Boilermaker None


Length: Overall
37.70 feet (11.49 m)
Breadth: Beam
12.17 feet (3.71 m)
6.30 feet (1.92 m)
Tonnage: Gross
Air Draft
To be confirmed


SPEY 1 was built in Buckie Shipyard in 1960 and designed by G.L. Watson and was the first of the Spey class of yachts. She was built for the London boat show and was sold at the show in 1960. Built with the same attention to detail and with traditional skill by true craftsmen in Buckie .She has been in the same ownership since 1995 and is based on the Caledonian Canal.

Key dates

  • 1960

    Built at the Buckie Shipyard

  • 1995

    Bought by current owner

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