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Jackal(40') and Jackal(70') at Kent Green 1984! Pic: J Deuchar

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.