45ft (13.72)m Dredger Narrowboat 1973
Hull built to BW design
Diesel Stove x 2
The dredger ”Hare” was built to a BW design, with JCB 3LX back actor, and delivered April ’73. Length (L) – 45’ Breadth (B) – 6’10” Draught (t) – 0.9m
Hydraulicly driven by a Lister HR2 engine of 30 HP
Weight approximately 19 tonnes
Deck plate round the forward tank was replaced in June 2021 with blacking and
anodes renewed at same time.
positioning and stability is provided by four spud legs which extend approximately 1m beneath the hull. A JCB 3LX back actor, is installed for dredging with a hydraulically operated grab. The operators cabin houses all
controls for helm and dredging and it is heated by a small reflex stove
has bench seating and is equipped with a second diesel Reflex stove, with hotplate for heating and cooking There is also a wash hand basin.