50ft Tug Style


Precious is a lovely, well cared for 50ft Traditional Tug style narrowboat built in 2005 by Burton Narrowboats and fitted out by her owner.
She offers 2+2 berths in a conventional layout with a Gardner 2LW2 cylinder engine. She was repaimted in March 2020.

Layout:Stern, bedroom, engine room, bathroom, galley, saloon, doors to tug deck

Bedroom: Crossover bed, cupboards, drawers, radiator, curtains.

Engine Room: Gardner 2LW engine, electrics, batteries, side hatches.

Bathroom: Walk through bathroom, wash basin, Thetford cassette toilet, shower, heated towel radiator.

Galley: LEC 12V Fridge, Country Leisure Midi Prima oven, Country Leisure hob, work surfaces, sink, shelves, drawers, curtains.

Saloon: U shaped seating,table, chair, tv, Aarow stove, Alba tv, rug, doors to tug deck, curtains.

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Model : 50ft Traditional Tug Style

Steel Specifications : 10mm/6mm/4mm/4mm

Length : 50ft

Beam : 6ft 10 inches

Draft : 2ft 3 inches

Builder : Burton Narrowboats

Fit Out : Owner

Berths : 2+2

Toilet : Thetford Cassette

Engine : Gardner 2LW 2 cyliner (Originally built in 1952 and rebuilt in 2003).

Engine HP : 18.5

Engine Hours : Not recorded

Gear Box : PRM

Last Engine Service : March 2020

Bowthruster : Vetus

Batteries : 1 starter, 3 domestics

Diesel Tank Capacity : 272 litres

Water Tank Capacity : 1818

Waste Tank Capacity : Not applicable

Heating : Alde central heating, stove

Water Heating : Alde,

Electrics : Battery charger

Blacking : April 2020

Anodes : 2018

Boat Safety Certificate : 9th May 2023

Recreational Craft Directive : Not stated

Insulation : Polystyrene

Headroom : Bedroom 5ft 9 inches, engine room 5ft 89 inches, bathroom 6ft 3 inches, galley 6ft 4 inches, saloon 6ft 3 inches

Additional Information : Front head lamp is from a 1922 fire engine.

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