Previous names

  • 1937 - 1959 Maimonde
  • 1959 - 1974 Norbar
  • 1974 - 2018 Maimonde
Certificate no 3582
Status Registered


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


Builder Saunders Roe, Cowes, Isle of Wight
Built in 1937
Hull material Wood
Rig None
Number of decks 1
Number of masts
Propulsion Motor
Primary engine type Twin diesel
Boiler type None
Boilermaker None


Length: Overall
45.00 feet (13.72 m)
3.50 feet (1.07 m)
Breadth: Beam
11.00 feet (3.35 m)
Tonnage: Gross


MAIMONDE was built in 1937 by Saunders Roe in Cowes, Isle of Wight.  She was requisitioned by the Royal Navy in 1940 and used as Naval Auxiliary/Barrage Balloon tender at least until 1942 and was operational at Ramsgate, Tilbury, Medway.

She has been identified as a Dunkirk Little Ship.

We are lacking information about this vessel.  If you have any information about this vessel, past or present, please contact us.

Key dates

  • 1937

    Vessel built by Saunders Roe in Cowes, Isle of Wight

Own this vessel?

If you are the owner of this vessel and would like to provide more details or updated information, please contact

More like this

Annanetta - moored

New Registration, built 1939 by Bunn, Graham, Wroxham

Chelengk at moorings August 2016

Registered, built 1963 by Rutherford, Birkenhead

Spero back home

Registered, built 1935 by Silver, James A Ltd, Rosneath

Gerfalcon mooring

Registered, built 1937 by Osbourne, William, Littlehampton