Metric units

Sara May

Owner: B. Fisher

Area: UK


Open Launch. Construction: GRP.
Built by Bossom’s Boatyard Ltd. at Oxford
Fit out by Brian Fisher
LOA: 14' 3",
White, varnished deck and interior, tiller steering.


Blackstaffe type 3-drum WT Built by Brian Fisher
Fuel: Coal, Pressure: 100 psi, Heating area: 10 sqft,


Twin. 2" + 2" X 2"
Built by Brian Fisher
Designed by: Brian Fisher
sv valve. Marshall Radial valve gear.
Designed around Stuart Turner No.1 castings on fabricated bedplate and crankshaft, on 6 turned columns, engine driven fp, Kcond.


12" X 16"
Shaft: 3/4" with


New launch, entirely built and fitted out by owner to his own designs. First steamed Sept 1996. Ref: Model Engineer No.4052, 10th Oct 1997.

Last Modified: 2014.04.01.

(Steve Mockett) Basingstoke Canal