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

Mary Gabriel Mary Gabriel, Rother class lifeboat 37ft. coded for tripping.   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, with (more…)

RNLB St Andrew – Historic Lifeboat Civil Service No 10 For Sale

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…)

SOLD – The Richard Vernon and Mary Garforth of Leeds

The Richard Vernon 46’9” Watson class Lifeboat, ON 931 Served at Angle and Wicklow 1957 to 1988 Built 1956 by J Samuel White at Cowes. She was the RNLI’s exhibition boat at the first London Boat Show, held at Olympia in January 1957. She then went to Angle, Pembrokeshire where she served from 1957 to (more…)


Frederick and Emma, a 45 ft Watson motor sailing lifeboat built for Wick in Scotland 1921 Also served at Amble, Northumberland to 1950. Owners details, FOR SALE ,STADATS’ CONVERTED WATSON CLASS LIFEBOAT Built 1921 bv Saunders of Cowes “Stadats”, built as Frederick and Emma in 1921 by Saunders, Cowes, Isle of Wight, served firstly at (more…)

SOLD – Arun

ARUN, The prototype of this famous class of lifeboat. Built 1971, cold molded timber and epoxy construction hull, alloy superstructure. Radar, GPS, usual radios etc. Twin Caterpillar 3208 diesels. Additional spare parts, propellers, shafts, fuel tanks. More info to follow.

SOLD – RNLB Sarah Jane and James Season

[inpost_fancy thumb_width=”125″ thumb_height=”125″ post_id=”1760″ thumb_margin_left=”0″ thumb_margin_bottom=”0″ thumb_border_radius=”2″ thumb_shadow=”0 1px 4px rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.2)” id=”1,2,3.” random=”0″ group=”0″ border=”” show_in_popup=”0″ album_cover=”” album_cover_width=”125″ album_cover_height=”125″ popup_width=”800″ popup_max_height=”600″ popup_title=”Gallery” type=”fancy” sc_id=”sc1541026763626″]Sarah Jane and James Season, 47 foot Watson class lifeboat formerly stationed at Teesmouth. Twin Gardner 5LW diesels. Modest conversion in forecabin, 2 bunk berths added and heads in (more…)