"Heather Rose H" 154ft x 17ft 6ins ex commercial barge. would make ideal woirkshop/studio with living accommodation.
For clearer full alongside photo just google search "Heather Rose H Barge" Built 1957. 154ft, lengthened in 2006 with 22ft new section. 17ft 6ins beam. Moulded depth 7ft 6ins. Air draught 12ft. She has a forward store room, 40 ton forward ballast tank, forward hold 53ft with sealed steel floor and 48ft aft hold with sealed steel floor. There is a cabin amidships comprising bunks, bench, table, sink with hot and cold running water, fridge and diesel heater, separate shower room and immersion tank. The engine room houses a Gardner 8LXB, 170hp @ 1500 rpm. Twin disc 509 gearbox 3:1 reduction. BMC 18 diesel engine running 13kw alternator. Battery box with two battery banks. Hydraulic tork for hydraulic steering. Toilet room. 450 gallon fuel tank. She has a hardwod detachable wheelhouse. Engine instruments and controls, VHF, GPS, Radar, back up steering, Eberspacher heater and radiator. Two ballast tanks - one at aft peak 5 tons approx and one at cofferdam 3 ton approx. She is in a very good condition and can be shortened to any length at a very resonable cost. Currently being used as a workshop/storage. Would make an ideal workshop/studio with living accommodation.