Certificate no 2907
Status Registered


Function Service Vessel
Subfunction Pilot Vessel
Location Port Penrhyn
Current use Ongoing conservation
Available to hire No
Available for excursions No
Info required No


Builder Forbes, J & G Ltd, Sandhaven
Built in 1962
Hull material Wood
Rig None
Number of decks 1
Number of masts 0
Propulsion Motor
Number of engines 1
Primary engine type Diesel
Boiler type None
Boilermaker None


Length: Overall
55.00 feet (16.76 m)
Breadth: Beam
16.62 feet (5.07 m)
8.50 feet (2.59 m)
Tonnage: Gross
Air Draft
To be confirmed


WARREN EVANS was built as a Pilot Vessel J & G Forbes of Sandhaven in 1962 and is a vessel of larch construction with a Kelvin T8 diesel engine. She operated out of Barry Harbour, South Wales from 1962 to 1975 when she was sold to the East Pilotage authority of Cardiff. Sold in 1989 to Associated British Ports of Barry Dock. Sold into private ownership in 1993 and 2008 and to the present owner in 2013 when the vessel was lying in Conwy.

Key dates

  • 1962

    Built by J & G Forbes of Sandhaven

  • 1975

    Sold to East Pilotage Authority

  • 1989

    Sold to ABP Barry Dock

  • 1993

    Sold into private ownership to James Coleman

  • 2008

    Sold to David Henshall and Paula Nightingale

  • 2013

    Sold to Stephen Masterson

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