Certificate no 2925
Status Registered
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Details

Function Leisure Craft
Subfunction Yacht
Location Hamble
Vessel type Motor Yacht
Current use Private use
Available to hire No
Available for excursions No
Info required No

Construction

Builder Staniland & Co, Thorne
Built in 1948
Hull material Wood
Rig None
Number of decks 1
Number of masts 2
Propulsion Unknown
Number of engines 2
Primary engine type Diesel
Boiler type None
Boilermaker None

Dimensions

Length: Overall
37.50 feet (11.43 m)
Breadth: Beam
10.00 feet (3.05 m)
Depth
3.50 feet (1.07 m)
Tonnage: Gross
10.70
Air Draft
To be confirmed

History

KNIGHTS CROSS was built as a twin screw gentlemans motor yacht by Staniland Yachts in 1948 and is a  vessel of pitch pine construction. Her  original  Ailsa Craig 40 HP oil engines were replaced in1970 by Perkins Marine 4.236 74 HP Perkins engines rebuilt in 2000. . In 2014  a new deck was laid  - marine ply laid over pine deck and sheathed in glass and resin.

Key dates

  • 1948

    Built by Staniland Yachts of Thorne

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