Certificate no 2954
Status Registered
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Details

Function Cargo Vessel
Subfunction Barge
Location Goole
Vessel type Humber Keel
Current use Private use
Available to hire No
Available for excursions No
Info required No

Construction

Builder Scarr, Joseph & Sons, Beverley
Built in 1925
Hull material Iron
Rig None
Number of decks 1
Number of masts 1
Propulsion Motor
Number of engines 1
Primary engine type Diesel
Boiler type None
Boilermaker None

Dimensions

Length: Overall
61.50 feet (18.75 m)
Breadth: Beam
15.50 feet (4.72 m)
Depth
4.80 feet (1.46 m)
Air Draft
8.00 feet (2.44 m)
Tonnage: Gross
70.00

History

Significance

She was used by Richard Hodgeson and Son Ltd Beverley in the 1940’s to transport coal, oak, and leather.

ALICE AND MONA was built in 1925 for John Henry Armstrong and his wife Louisa, who worked aboard her as a cargo vessel. They named her after their two daughters, Alice and Mona. She was used by Richard Hodgeson and Son Ltd Beverley in the 1940’s to transport coal, oak, and leather. In the 1970’s, a steel roof was added onto the cargo hold to create a living space.

Key dates

  • 1940's

    She was used by Richard Hodgeson and Son Ltd Beverley in the 1940’s to transport coal, oak, and leather.

  • 1970's

    Cargo hold has a steel roof added to create living space. 

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