Steam Yacht 32 Counter Stern Steam Launch


Price
AU $165,000 Finance
Currency
Length
32' 0" - 9.76m
Use
Family, Leisure
Vessel Location
Lake Macquarie- Newcastle Insurance
Year
1895
Hull Material
Timber Iron Bark Keel, Spotted Gum Ribs and stringers, NewZealand Cowrey Hull.
Tour/Video

This magnificently restored 1895 Steam Launch 'SL Kestral" once ploughed the waters of the Hawksberry River, delivering trade and passenger's.
In 2007 she was saved from a farm shed and painstakingly restored. Today she is just as beautiful as she was then.
She has an English Vosper steam engine built in Portsmouth and modified by its Engineer Owner. She has a 3 x 6" cylinders, condensing engine and self regulating boiler.
Her Keel is Iron Bark, Ribs Spotted Gum, Hull New Zealand Cowrie.
This Vessel is Part of Australian History and is in as new condition, It cost over $800,000 to restore.
The Owner will not sell to just anyone, you need to be able to show that his pride and Joy will be looked after for generations to come.


Price
AU $165,000    Finance    Insurance
Vessel Name
SL Kestral
Boat Reference
32 Counter Stern Steam Launch
Year
1895
Length
32' 0" - 9.76m
Beam
2.5 m
Draft
760mm
Displacement
3 ton
Vessel Location
Lake Macquarie- Newcastle
Region
New South Wales
Hull Material
Timber Iron Bark Keel, Spotted Gum Ribs and stringers, NewZealand Cowrey Hull.
Decks Material
Timber- New Zealand Cowrie
Engine
English Vosper Steam Engine.
Number Engines
1
Fuel Type
Coal
Engine Hours
Boiler certified.
Fuel Consumption
One wicker basket of coal every 4 hours.
Propulsion
Shaft Drive.
Fuel
One wicker basket
Water
Stainless steel water tank.
Accommodation
Gentleman's seats, drink bar and ice box.
Cabins
1
Entertainment
The sound of steam pushing the historic vessel through the clear waters of your favourite waterway.
Refrigeration
Ice box
Ground Tackle
Anchor, manual plough, chain and rope.
Safety Gear
6 life jackets, 2 fire extinguishers.
Bilge Pumps
Yes
Flares
6
Fire Protection
Fire extinguishers
Electrics
Battery for bilge pump
Deck Gear
Furnace iron.
Remarks
This is a remarkable boat, One that comes for sale once in a life time. The workmanship of the master boat builders and steam engineers are outstanding.
This boat needs a very special owner. If you think you or your organisation are the One's then Call Glenn on 0414 988 273

CONTACT DETAILS
Broker / Dealer
Buyaboat
Telephone
Address
21 Edith St
Marks Point
AND
Shop 4
91 Hannell St
Wickham NSW 2293
City / Suburb
Newcastle
State
NSW
Country
Australia
Website


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