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Boat Name Other Name(s) Extant? Full Length BW No. Fleet No.
COLONEL MERCURY Yes No : 60' 60805 FMC 65
Gauge No. Gauged by Gauge Date BCN No. Registration No. Registered At:
GJ 12166 in Aug 1927. Possibly GJ 11607 ( ?11697) prior to 1927 Grand Junction, aka Grand Union. 1924, 1927 1307 Bm 1040. Bm 1548 Birmingham in 1899 & 1924
Build Date Builder Orig. Owner Engine Original Type: Orig. Construction
June 1899 FMC Saltley FMC Steam. ? Haines, originally. 1924 conv. to motor. Steamer Iron composite
Re-registration, Gaugings and Other Information

Re registrations due to changes from steamer to motor conversions etc. Was E Thomas's MERCURY. 15hp Bolinder installed in 1975.