Previous names

  • Southampton Star
Certificate no 311
Status Registered


Function Passenger Vessel
Subfunction Excursion
Location Caernarfon
Vessel type Excursion
Current use Commercial Activity
Available to hire Yes
Available for excursions Yes
Info required Yes


Builder Unknown
Built in 1947
Hull material
Rig None
Number of decks 1
Number of masts
Propulsion Motor
Number of engines 1
Primary engine type Diesel
Boiler type None
Boilermaker None


Length: Overall
44.98 feet (13.72 m)
Tonnage: Gross
Air Draft
To be confirmed


Built in 1947, SNOWDON STAR is a passenger launch with the capacity for 54 passengers. Based at Torquay, she cruises to Brixham, the River Dart etc.

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


  • 2007/2008

    A Training Grant of £3,000 for a boatbuilding course was made from the Strategic Development Fund of National Historic Ships

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