NB Alcyone



Originally constructed by Mike Christion in 2008 of 10/6/4 steel, this boat has a nice shaped josher bow with large well deck and a semi Trad Stern with Pram hood.  She was last painted in 2018 along with her blacking and fitting of 6 anodes. Her rear doors have been painted with traditional decoration by Phil Speight.

             Height to Cabin Centre 6.5ft (2m)


She was spray foam insulated and lined out in oak finished ply with oak trim. The floor is laid to cork tiles and lino tiles in the galley and bathroom, a number of mats cover the cork tiles.

SALOON (13.7ft/4.2m):

The large open saloon is set to free standing furniture, with a futon set across the boat, there is a salamander little Range Stove, with large cook top and oven. This is set to the side but in the centre of the lounge on a tiled hearth. There are a set of side doors.

GALLEY (8.85ft/2.7m):

The galley is U shaped The main base unit is made up of a an old dresser unit with open shelves to one side and a custom made unit to the other. The work tops are made of solid oak, inset is a Stainless steel Undermounted sink. There is a Russel Hobbs microwave and a Waeco fridge. There are hanging rails and a couple of open shelves. The one side of the workbench is extended and creates a breakfast Bar. There are two tall bar stools under. Opposite is a set of side doors.

BEDROOM (8.85ft/2.7m):

The fixed bed is set to one side under are two deep drawers while at the foot of the bed is a large wardrobe, on the corridor is a number of shelves.

BATHROOM (5.24ft/1.6m):

The large walk though bathroom consists of a small bath, with shower mixer taps, a vanity unit with Basin set on top and a new porta potti.

BACK CABIN (7.8ft/2.4m):

The rear cabin has been used as a storage and work area by the current owner, there are a number of units with white doors on each side with glazed display cabinets over. There are a set of paddle steps leading to the back deck, while to one side is a cupboard containing all the electrics.


Under the semi trad deck is a Beta 43 With a PRM gearbox, it has a declared running hours of 420 hours. It has a grease lubricated shaft. She has a landline with a galvanic isolator, Ctech m200 battery charger, Stirling inverter ( watts).


life ring, Mooring equipment. This is currently a non gas boat but it could be reconnected, if you wish.




62ft /18.9m Semi Trad Style 2008
Hull by Mike Christian
F/O by Cheshire Narrowboats
2 Berth

S/F  Stove


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