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Area: UK


Open Launch. Construction: Strip plank, cedar on bent oak frames.
Hull model: Felix designed by Selway Fisher
Built 1997 by West Coast Maritime at Caernarfon
LOA: 13' 0", LWL: 11' 6", Beam: 5' 0", Draft: 1' 4",
No.002. White, varnished interior, teak decks and mahogany fit out, counter stern.


VWT Built 1997 by Precision Steam at Tiverton
Fuel: Coal, Pressure: 110 psi, Heating area: 28sqft sqft, Output: 300 lbs/hr,
No.715. No.2 size copper helical coils, injector, hand fp.


Compound. 2" + 3 1/4" X 2"
Built 1997 by Precision Steam at Tiverton
Designed by: Anthony Bever
sv valve. SLRG valve gear.
No.508. 3 IHP, crosshead driven air and fp, trunk guides, Kcond.


3 blades, fullturbin, 14" X 17"
Shaft: 1" SS,


New launch and equipment professionaly built by West Coast Maritime for display at 1997 Wooden Boat Show. First steamed 1998, now in regular use on the Menai Straits.

Last Modified: 2014.04.01.