1914 (stated) Converted Dutch sailing barge.
'Gypsy' is a Westlander Tjalk design, built as a sailing barge and converted to a motor barge with live aboard accommodation.
Draft fwd 0.37m
Draft aft 0.76m ( to bottom of rudder)
Builder Unknown, built in Holland, repotedly 1914.
Built to a recognised Dutch design, riveted and lap jointed iron shell plate on built-up riveted S-shaped transverse frames consisting of 1 1/2 " equal angle top and bottom with flat bar web plates at approx 320mm centres.
Ultrasonic thickness gauge measurements indicate a nominal 1/4" shell plate was used.
Heating Solid fuel burner
Last engine service December 2019
Hull last blacked in June 2016
Last lift July 2016
Last survey May 2016 (Copy available)
Boat safety Certificate valid until 25th may 2022
'Gypsy' has been with her present owner for four years and has been moored in Hampton Wick, Now for sale as owner id moving ashore. Option for the original mooring may be possible.
Plating is required in three areas of the hull where the shell plate is less than 4mm thick as stated on last survey.
All other survey recommendations have been addressed.
I/We hereby sign in agreement that the specification included in this document will form part of the sales agreement covering the specification and inventory.
Signature of seller (s)
Signature of purchaser (s)
The Company offers the details of this vessel in good faith but cannot guarantee or warrant the accuracy of this information nor warrant the condition of the vessel. A buyer should instruct his agents, or his surveyors, to investigate such details as the buyer desires validated. This vessel is offered subject to prior sale, price change, or withdrawal without notice.