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Amaryllis

Owner: W.G.H. Fuller

Area: UK-East Anglia


Hull

Cabin/Saloon Launch. Construction: Carvel iroko on steamed oak, iroko keel, copper an.
Hull model: Amaryllis designed by Selway Fisher
Built 1993 by International Boatbuilding College at Lowestoft
LOA: 29' 9", Beam: 6' 6", Draft: 2' 9",
Teak exterior joinery, hydraulic steering by Wagner. Designed 1992 after Dixon Kemp.

Boiler

LIFU type WT Built 1991 by Alex Ritchie and Procon Anglia Ltd.
Fuel: Oil, Pressure: 275 psi,
148 off .5/8" x 18 swg copper water tubes. Nu-Way Industrial Pressure Jet Burner.

Engine

Triple Expansion. 3 3/8" + 5 3/8" + 8" X 5 1/2"
Built 2000 by RAM Engineering at Saffron Walden
Design: LIFU style c1910 by: Alex Ritchie & Peter Frost
SLRG valve gear.
25 hp 375 rpm, Ecc driven air pump, independant Weir type fp. 2 injectors, Kcond.

Propeller

3 blades, 27" X 40"
Shaft: 1 3/4" Stainless Steel

History

Hull design based on owner’s first Amaryllis (qv) due to be launched 2000 (delayed by tragic death of J.A. Ritchie).


Last Modified: 2014.04.01.


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