Commercial BoatsWork BoatsavailableNelson 42
Nelson 42, a serious work vessel. Robustly built GRP by Halmatic of Havant in 1973 to a design by TT Boat Designs, commissioned by Trinity House.
GRP hull painted: topsides - black, decks grey with Treadmaster panels and superstructure, white. Hardwood rubbing strakes. Long keel. Twin Cummins V8 diesel engines.
She worked for the Liverpool Pilotage. Sold out of service in 1985. A design speed of 25knots. Present owner carried out a complete refit on his purchase of her, 1988: Osmosis treatment and re-engined her. She was chartered out to Bure Marine of Gt Yarmouth, work boat coded SVC 2A , 2012 compliant with the code of practise. Licensed to carry up to 12 passengers. Used to send supplies and men out to the Gas Fields. Coding lapsed in 2017. Compliance survey for 2012
Since used as a private pleasure vessel on the Thames. A very safe, reliable, fast vessel with a practical utilitarian fit out, basic facilities.
Presently stood ashore. She has been refitted April/ May 2019.
Works included: Replacing anodes, re-antifouling, refurbishing topsides and deck and superstructure where necessary....Read full description
ModelPilot Cutter ex Work boat
Mooring CountryUnited Kingdom
Length12.8 m/42 ft
Width3.58 m/12 ft
Draft1.07 m/4 ft
SaleOn behalf of customer
Engine manufacturerCummins V8's
No. of engines2
Fresh water capacity454
No. of cabins2
No. of berths4
Headroom1.95 m/6 ft
WC & bathrooms1