RNLB Mary Ann Hepworth

Mary Ann Hepworth, formerly the Whitby lifeboat 1938 / 1974. Never served in the relief fleet. became a pleasure trip boat after service, still at Whitby. 41 foot Watson class with wood superstructure. Twin Ford 4-cylinder diesels installed by RNLI , would originally be petrol engined. Now internally converted to liveaboard with covered wheelshelter and (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.


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…)

MARY GABRIEL – Historic Lifeboat for Sale SOLD

Mary Gabriel Mary Gabriel, Rother class lifeboat 37ft. coded for tripping. SOLD   Mary Gabriel 37-29 ON1000 is the 3rd Rother lifeboat to be built, she was on service in Hoylake from 1974-1990, then Rhyl from 1990-1992. Powered by twin Ford Thornycroft 250 50hp engines, she cruises at 7kts and burns approx 2.5g an hour, (more…)

RNLB St Andrew – Historic Lifeboat Civil Service No 10 SOLD 03 22

RNLB St Andrew Civil Service No 10 The St Andrew lifeboat built 1951 for the Whitehills, Scotland station. 41 foot Watson class with alloy superstructure. RNLB St Andrew – Specification Twin Ford “D” series marine engines known as Parsons Porbeagles, 50 hp each. The vessel in the original layout internally and externally. The only lifeboat (more…)