Certificate no 324
Status Registered
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Details

Function Passenger Vessel
Subfunction Excursion
Location St Mary's
Vessel type Excursion
Current use Commercial Activity
Available to hire Yes
Available for excursions Yes
Info required Yes

Construction

Builder Mitchell, Percy, Mevagissey
Built in 1933
Hull material Wood
Rig None
Number of decks 1
Number of masts
Propulsion Motor
Number of engines 1
Primary engine type Diesel
Boiler type None
Boilermaker None

Dimensions

Breadth: Beam
10.90 feet (3.32 m)
Depth
3.00 feet (0.92 m)
Length: Overall
50.00 feet (15.25 m)
Tonnage: Gross
0.00
Air Draft
To be confirmed

History

Built in 1933, GUIDING STAR is a passenger vessel with the capacity to carry 82 passengers. She is based at St Mary's in the Isles of Scilly and runs regular services to the other inhabited islands for visitors and local residents and also pleasure trips to the uninhabited islands in the group.

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Sources

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

Key dates

  • 1935

    Built by Percy Mitchell at Portmello, Mevagissey, Cornwall as a passenger vessel for tourism

  • 1962

    Acquired by new owner

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