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In two parts: JACKAL(40') and JACKAL(70') at Kent Green 1984! (J Deuchar) and loading at Atherstone 1984 (CN Deuchar)
(CLENT & BUCKDEN on right + YEOFORD & PICTOR camping boats descending locks)

Boat Name Other Name(s) Extant? Full Length BW No. Fleet No.
JACKAL   Yes Yes 62151 FMC 91
Gauge No. Gauged by Gauge Date BCN No. Registration No. Registered At:
GU 12327 Grand Union 30 - 5 - 1932   557 Uxbridge, April 1927
Build Date Builder Orig. Owner Engine Original Type: Orig. Construction
30 - 11 - 1926 Yarwoods FMC Bolinder 15hp Motor Iron composite

Re-registration, Gaugings and Other Information

Re registered, Uxbridge no. 45 on 1 - 10 - 1950. Current engine installed in 1960s : Lister HB 2 , no. 1620.HB2.M10, gearbox no. 351-13960. Post 1949, passed to DIWE (SE), converted to push tug by BWB in 1959, bow & stern sections currently exist as two separate craft, one 70'(stern), the other 60' (bow). Both halves are depicted in the photograph above with the original bow section alongside the bank - prior to restoration and lengthening. Bow of current 70' craft is from ex Braithwaite & Kirk butty, JOHN, work done by 1970s owners Union Canal Carriers.