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45ft 2ins Trad-stern Narrowboat, 1898 Built & operated by Thomas Bantock BMC 44HP diesel 4 berths

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Priston £19,950         

45ft 2ins Trad-stern Narrowboat, 1898
Built & operated by Thomas Bantock


Reported approx thicknesses: 1/4” bottom & sides, 3mm cabin sides, 4mm roof. Hull mainly wrought & riveted iron with steel counter & bottom plate when boat shortened from 70ft in 1978. Steel cabin top replaced wood in 1985. Survey report July 2016 available. Approx 30gal fuel tank, 100gal water tank. Pigeon box. Brass mushroom vents. Equipment rack. Starboard side-doors. Top-hopper windows, small portholes aft. Lined & decorated aft, side & forward doors. Livery: grey roof, green sides.

 BERTHS: Four. Fixed double in bedroom aft. Conversion double in saloon forward. 

 Headroom of approx 6’3”.  Polystyrene insulation. T&G deckhead & upper sides, profiled
veneered panels to lower sides. Wood laminate flooring. 


Glazed timber deckboard, timber top-plank + ‘windowed’ cratch cover over short well-deck with side lockers. Solid bulkhead & decorated forward doors to saloon. Folding timber table.


Morso solid-fuel stove in tiled surround. L-shaped upholstered banquette, storage under converting to double bed. Double wardrobe. Timber blanket box/side table. Wall-mounted Teac HD TV/DVD. Ship’s brass clock.

GALLEY: U-shaped. Fitted 2012. Beech strip-effect laminate top + tiled splash-back, white cupboard under. S/steel sink & drainer. Floor-standing Stoves 495 gas cooker with 4-burner hob. Waeco dual voltage fridge. 700W micro-wave oven. Wall shelves. Sony radio/CD. External side-doors + acrylic insert.
BATHROOM: Walk-through. Cream laminated, curtained shower cubicle. Raised Thetford C200 fixed
cassette toilet (2013). White ceramic basin, white cupboard under.  
BEDROOM: Raised, fixed double bed, storage under + adjustable reading lights. Wall cupboard.
ENGINE ROOM & ELECTRICS:  Aft cabin. BMC 2.2L 44HP indirect raw water cooled diesel engine + PRM gearbox.
Calorifier + immersion heater. Approx 55A alternator. Portable 20A battery charger.
240V shore connection. Batteries: 1 starter, 2 domestic. 
0THER EQUIPMENT 2 gas bottles. Fire extinguishers & blanket. Some deck & mooring equipment. Perry buoy. Tunnel lamp on mast.
    BSS Certificate Expires  - to be advised

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