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Boat Name Other Name(s) Extant? Full Length BW No. Fleet No.
DORY ELAINE Yes Yes 53967 FMC 315
Gauge No. Gauged by Gauge Date BCN No. Registration No. Registered At:
      1855, on 20. 5. 1935 Bm 1553 Birmingham 1553, in 1934 / 1935 . Northwich 65 , on 1. 10. 1953 .
Build Date Builder Orig. Owner Engine Original Type: Orig. Construction
June 1934 Yarwoods FMC Unpowered originally, then Bolinder 9 hp. Butty , then motor then butty. Iron composite .
Re-registration, Gaugings and Other Information

Complex history, built as butty then converted to motor by BWB post nationalisation, then converted back to a butty once more by BWB in the 1950s. Became Bath Stone C Co.'s ELAINE in 1993, but reverted to DORY in1996.