For Sale Former RNLB ETHEL MARY, 52 ft Barnett class lifeboat Ballycotton lifeboat 1955 For Sale Former RNLB ETHEL MARY, 52 ft Barnett class lifeboat Ballycotton lifeboat 1955 Twin Gardner 6 LW diesels very economical. Internal conversion to comfortable cruiser requires completion to owners choice. Currently stored ashore in secure undercover location Open to sensible (more…)


Former RNLB CHARLES DIBDIN, ex Deal in Kent a pulling and sailing lifeboat 43 ft now fitted with twin Ford New Holland diesels. approx 200hrs only Owners comments The Charles Dibdin was a selfrighting pulling sailing Lifeboat ; builders no TK 90. Built by Thames Iron works co . In service between 1905- 1932; and (more…)

Ernest William and Elizabeth Ellen Hinde

Ernest William and Elizabeth Ellen Hinde, formerly the Sheerness and later Calshot lifeboat 1969/ 85 The only 40 ft Nelson commercial hull used as a lifeboat. Now converted above decks to look like the traditional Nelson motor cruiser. Twin Caterpillar 250hp RNLI spec diesels


RNLB JOHN RUSSELL formerly the Montrose and Frazerburgh lifeboat 1926 She was named John Russell in 1926 by the Duchess of York and King George. She was built in Cowes by H Saunders, she served her time in Scotland and saved 305 souls. She is up and running, sea worthy fully off grid, an excellent (more…)


Dorothy and Philip Constant, Former RNLI 42ft Watson Class Lifeboat. Built 1962, Groves and Guttridge. 2x Gardner 4LW engines/gearboxes. Ex Shoreham Lifeboat, approx. 27 years of service before being used as a passenger boat in Orkney, a training vessel in Norfolk before being used by the current owner, a boat builder, as a workboat and (more…)


RNLB Sir Arthur Rose Sir Arthur Rose, formerly the Tobermory wartime lifeboat 1938 / 47, then Mallaig and Courtmacsherry Ireland. 46ft Watson class.   Modern conversion to family cruiser with new superstructure and twin Perkins Sabre diesels installed approx 20 years. Excellent use of space with room for new owners own ideas.

RNLB MARY SCOTT withdrawn from sale march2023.

Mary Scott, formerly the Southwold lifeboat 1925 /1940 then relief. Norfolk and Suffolk motor sailing lifeboat. Saved hundreds at the evacuation of Dunkirk 1940 A member of the Dunkirk Little Ships Association Now powered by Lister diesel Ketch rig Comfortable interior for cruising.


RNLB SILVER JUBILEE Rother class self righting lifeboat built 1976 , stationed at Margate, Kent Retired 1993 Twin Ford based Mermaid diesel engines in watertight engineroom. Restored in N Ireland and shipped as deck cargo to owner in New York USA. 2010 37 ft X 12 ft X 4 ft Vessel in very good condition (more…)

RNLB Edian Courtauld – Historic Lifeboat for Sale

RNLB Edian Courtauld RNLB Edian Courtauld Formerly the Walton & Frinton lifeboat, 46.9ft Watson class.  Now converted to a motor yacht with all over steel deckhouse. Parsons Barracuda marine diesel engines based on Ford 6D series, installed by RNLI while in service. Internal conversion requires completion to new owners’ choice. Back to our Brokerage list (more…)

RNLB HERBERT JOHN – Historic Lifeboat – SOLD 09 21

RNLB HERBERT JOHN RNLB HERBERT JOHN, formerly the Cloughey Co-Down lifeboat 1939 / 1952 and later Youghal, S Ireland 1952 / 1966. Single engine Liverpool class lifeboat restored to as near original condition as possible by us, using original plans and RNLI equipment sourced as being from this boat when converted to private use. Powered (more…)