This could be a great first live a board narrow boat or great to use for a staycation which is what many people will be wanting to do in the near future. It has all the basics aboard log burner gas hob fridge shower basinThis is a beautiful boat that needs someone to restore her back to her grand nessOrion in its current form constructed in 1975 by Keays boatyard using the frontend of one of only two 1935 prototype Harland and Wolff Star class butty’s ( Orion and Saturn ) which were working boats.Included with this boat is a large amount of history/work receipts/reports – Diary of the person who had Orion built. Including hand drawings of which planks were replace earlier in its life. All original bills of sale are included. The paper work needs to be seen to be appreciated and it would be fantastic to preserve this paperwork and keep it with Orion.Orions history is she was originally an un-powered prototype butty built in Woolwich by Harland and Wolff in 1933/35 and delivered to Grand Union Canal Carrying Company in 1935 where she was paired with Alderbaran – Keays paperwork supports the Harland & Wolff history.The boat is near Milton Keynes on the Grand Union Canal Viewing welcome, but please no timewasters as I have a 2.5 hour journey to where it is moored and I’m disabled with mobility issues
Current Price: £6500.00
This Hanson And Wolfe 47 Ft Narrowboat boat is located in LEIGHTON BUZZARD, LU7 *** and is being sold on eBay by samford2009.