Built in 1907 by Borwick & Son of Windermere, WATER VIPER is a saloon launch of carvel construction. Originally an Edwardian steam launch, she was used as a private yacht by Mrs Ainsworth of Wray Castle on Lake Windermere. She is now an exhibit at the Windermere Steamboat Museum.
Brouwer, Norman J, International Register of Historic Ships, Anthony Nelson, Edition 2, 1993
Built by Borwick & Son, Windermere as Edwardian steam launch for Mrs Ainsworth of Wray Castle
Refitted with a gasoline engine
Additional bay added to forward end of cabin to provide space for galley and heads
On show as exhibit at Windermere Steamboat Museum
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