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Barge Conversion Ongoing

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Boat REF# 160773
Sold / Unavailable
LOA 21.64m (71'0")
Year 1948
Construction Steel
Underwater profile Other
Berths 6
Lying Lancashire


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Extra Details

Builder WJ Yarwoods of Northwich
Lying Lancashire
Water capacity 454.5 ltr (100.0 G) Total - 1 Tanks


LOA 21.64m (71'0")
Beam 4.50m (14'9")
Draft Min 0.61m (2'0")
Draft Max 1.83m (6'0")
Storage On marina


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Construction Steel
Underwater profile Other
Finish Paint finish

A wheel house has been fitted and lined, this could be a sun lounge, study or another saloon.


Total # of berths 6
No. of double berths 2
No. of single berths 2
Cabin(s) 6
Handbasin 1
Shower 1
Heads 1 heads (Manual)
Cooker tick
Grill tick
Oven tick
Sink tick
Carpet tick
Pressurised water system tick
Hot water system tick

From the top deck there are companionway steps. These lead into the main living area with a cavernous saloon. The galley is either side at the aft of the boat. There is a cabin in the stern that has not been converted yet. Forward of the saloon there are 2 double cabins either side of the boat. Forward again the heads are to port and another double cabin with bunk beds. Next to this cabin a shower room is in the process of being installed. There is a space in the bow that as of yet has not been converted.

4 burner gas cooker

Broker's Comments

Boatshed Lancashire are pleased to offer this piece of maritime history, built in 1948 1 of 16 by WJ Yarwoods. She worked for the Bridgewater Department of the Manchester Ship Canal carrying grain to the Kelloggs factory at Trafford Park. There is so much information about this vessel on the internet as the original restoration was the subject of a waterways trust. The current owner has completely relined the boat adding the wheelhouse. Wiring and plumbing are on-going with completion due very soon. This is an opportunity to create a very individual living space as the basics have been completed. The current owner has offered assistance is completing.

These boat details are subject to contract.
Note: Offers on the asking price may be considered.

This Barge Conversion Ongoing has been personally photographed and viewed by Simon of Boatshed Lancashire. Click here for contact details.
Disclaimer The particulars detailed herein are intended to give a fair description of the vessel but their accuracy cannot be guaranteed. These particulars are not and shall not form part of any offer or contract for the sale of the vessel and are supplied on the understanding that all negotiations shall be through Boatshed, who act as agents for the vendor. The vendor is not selling in the course of a business unless otherwise stated. The prospective purchaser is strongly recommended to check the particulars and, where considered appropriate, at his own expense, to employ qualified agents to carry out structural and/or mechanical and/or electrical surveys and inspections in order to assess the actual condition of the vessel before purchase.

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