A 55ft 1999 South West Durham Steelcraft 6 berth cruiser stern narrowboat.Now privately owned Bee hive is an ex-fleet boat. This boat has great headroom for those who can’t find a boat they can fit on!Length 55ftBeam 6ft 10Draft 1ft 10headroom 6ft 5 (This boat has great headroom for those who can’t find a boat they can fit on!)BSS Expiry 7th June 2020Built – 1999 by south west durham steelcraft10,6,4Engine Beta BV1305Gearbox PRM 120We bought the Bee hive in 2016, from 1999-2012 it was a hire boat (so well maintained by the marina) the previous owner had it for 4 years in which time he installed the villager stove inside it.When we bought it in 2016 we completed the following works on the boat;- Replaced broken gearbox with re-conditioned PRM 120 gearbox- New drive plate- New cavitation plate for weed hatch.- 4 new engine mounts- Engine re-alignment- New Morse control- Repainted gas locker- New keel cooling hoses- New fuel lines- New fuel filters, pre-filter and air filter- 4 x New 110AH leisure batteries- 2 x New alternators 70amp & 40 amp- 2 x alternator belts- Propeller straightened- Stern tube replaced- New stuffing box- New drive shaft & stern packing- Blacked with intertuff – 3 coats- Repainted flash bands- New 12v Jabsco water pump- New LED lighting throughout boat- 2 x 135W CIS low light solar panels mounted on hinged storage boxes- MPPT Charger- 12v USBcigarette chargerHull;10/6/4 mild steelHull survey October 2016 full survey available on request,The boat was re-blacked at Cowroast in Tring in June 2017, with three coats of Intertuff bitumen.Whilst on slip in Tring the drive shaft, stern tube bearing and stuffing box were replaced as advised on 2016 survey.In spring 2019;-The boat was craned at Uxbridge boat center- A hull survery was completed (available on request, all recommended work completed)- Minor welding work on some hull pitting – The hull was professionally blacked in 2 coats of heavy bodied Rytex (inc. base plate)- 4x3kg anodes where added.The boat is currently on the GU in west London, Viewings can be arranged for most times, please contact to arrange viewing. Price negotiable 07931148123 – Brad07821610859 – Angus
Current Price: £37000.00
This Narrowboat 55ft Cruiser Stern boat is located in London, and is being sold on eBay by gus_fro.