Certificate no 371
Status Registered
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Details

Function Passenger Vessel
Subfunction Excursion
Location Keswick
Vessel type Excursion
Current use Commercial Activity
Available to hire No
Available for excursions Yes
Info required No

Construction

Builder Borwick & Co, Windermere
Built in 1935
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

Dimensions

Length: Overall
63.00 feet (19.22 m)
Tonnage: Gross
0.00
Air Draft
To be confirmed

History

ANNIE MELLOR is a passenger vessel built in 1935 with a capacity for 108 passengers. Based at Keswick in the Lake District, she operates cruises on Derwentwater. In October 2005 she was reported to be undergoing restoration and in 2008, she had recently undergone a total rebuild.

The vessel was built for Sir George Mellor by Borwick & Sons and launched on Lake Windermere. At the time there was seating for 120 with accommodation for 40 in the cabin which was furnished in blue velvet with mahogany and brass fittings.

Sources

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

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