32ft Motor yacht from the well-known Southampton yard Rampart Boat Building Co.

Lying on Thames at Windsor. Seen at numerous Thames Traditional Boat Rallies.

Built 1957.Sleeps 4/5.

Please note: This boat needs some repairs / restoration work - hence reasonable offers being invited by owner.

email HERE for more details of the boat and the repairs needed



Classic Wooden Boat Builders, Restoration, Repairs, 

Refurbishment, Engineering & Brokerage Specialists

 01753 – 833166

For three boats below Contact Sarah Woolley 0779 965 4113

ADELAIDE:  25' Andrews Slipper Launch built 1956, Bourne End.  Build No. 400.  Morris Vedette 4 cyl.  2018 EA Licence.  Location:  Wargrave.

Further information and photos on website.



SPRUCE GOOSE:  Immaculate 30' Triple Cockpit Hacker-Craft built 1991.  A highly sought after twin-engine model - V8 Chevrolets. Trailer included.  Location: Windsor.

Further information and photos on website.

SEA MELODY:  Very original 33' Bates Star Craft built 1960's in Chertsey.  Twin BMC Navigators, 1500cc.  Sleeps 6.  Location:  Wallingford.

Further information and photos on website.
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Email for further details of either of the two boats below
Swift Meridian  


Thames Swift:
A GRP constructed trimaran Class V passenger vessel licensed by the Maritime and Coastguard Agency to carry 50 passengers on Category C waters.
GRP constructed heated cabin area with covered sitting and carpeted floors. Easy access for wheelchairs and purpose built to use V berths for loading and unloading. Conventional loading is also easy due to her flat front deck area.
This vessel was fully overhauled in the spring of 2002 externally and internally.
Asking price: £55,000
The 10.3 metre work boat M.V. Meridian is ideal for filming, support work and safety cover. She is the most popular vessel of her size on the Thames due to her large central passenger cabin and open rear deck.

Large open rear deck with a large cabin, fitted with table and bench, providing a dry area for passengers and equipment.
Licensed by the PLA for up to 12 passengers.
Recent engine overhaul
Asking price: £27,000

Buying a boat?

If you are planning to buy a boat there are a host of brokers
in the Thames Valley and the South East.

The British Marine Federation provides a directory of its brokerage and sales members.
Find it here
So does the Association of Brokers and Yacht Agents.
Find their website here

The Wooden Boatbuilders Trade Association has a directory of members on the Thames and in the UK on
their website
Always seek professional advice on the vessel.
The Association of Yacht Designers and Surveyors has useful guidance on buying and selling plus a searchable directory.
If you plan to use the craft on the Thames upstream from Teddington you will need an Environment Agency licence
More details here
And it will also require insurance and Boat Safety Scheme certificate.
More information about BSS here
Find an examiner here