Vere

Vere

Vere

Vere

Vere

Vere

Vere

Vere

Boat Specification
Boat Name: 
Vere
Boat Type: 
Former Admiral’s steam pinnace/ barge
Boat Length: 
40 ft
Boat Beam: 
10 ft
Boat Draft: 
4 ft 6 ins
Boat Displacement: 
15 tons
Boat Engine: 
1X Gray type 6-72 (72hp); 1 X Ailsa Craig LBR4 (20hp)
Boat Construction: 
Double diagonal teak on oak frames
Boat Builder: 
Currently unknown; Conversion in 1924/5 by W.H.Everton and Co. Worcester
Boat Year: 
1905
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Vere was built for the Admiralty in 1905, and it is believed that she was an Admiral’s steam barge. There is circumstantial evidence that she may have been assigned to HMS Dreadnought but the elusive serial numbers which would prove the case have not been found.

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