Tjalke - Skutje (steel dutch barge) “Lucretia“

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This attractive barge is ideal for cruising the Continental, including the French Canals and is also able to navigate the widebeam canals of the UK and coastal waters. Besides having a very shallow draft she is easy to handle with a bow thruster and very positive steering. The fit out is lovely with lots of daylight in the comfortable saloon and practical galley. At the present time ( Sept  2021) this vessel is in Ipswich having undergone a full external paint job in Holland, including the survey and antifouling and then shipped to the UK

Lucretia has a new good survey and some items of note with this barge are:

  • Length 16.05m (53 foot), Beam 3.4m (11.2 foot) Draft 0.7m ( 2.3 foot)

  • Low air draft 2.3m (7 .5 foot)

  • Newly painted topsides, deckhouse and bottom

  • New Anodes

  • New bow thruster batteries

  • A Classic Dutch barge - few barges are built like this these days

  • Superb cockpit for living in the sunshine

  • 59 Hp Sole diesel

  • Bow thruster

  • Comfortable, light accommodation

  • Bathroom with a hip bath and shower

  • 2 sleeping cabins

  • Well appointed Galley

  • Invertor for charging phones and laptops

  • Battery charger

  • Viewing recommended - with easy, safe access to this barge in the UK.


L x B x D: 16.05mm x 3.4mm x 0.7mm
Year built: 1905
accommodation: 3 to 4 berths in 2 cabins
Displacement: 16.0 tonnes
Engine: Sole Diesel - 59 Hp
Price: 69000 GBP in other currencies
  • 94,284 USD
  • 598,655 DKK
  • 69,000 GBP
  • 87,618 CHF
  • 130,432 AUD
  • 121,214 CAD
  • 134,401 NZD
  • 1,395,224 ZAR
  • 80,509 EUR
Location:Now in Ipswich - UK
Bow thrust:Yes
Flag: British
VAT status: Exempt
Extras: Bow thruster, good size cockpit with canopy and cushions

Please contact me for detailed specifications and/or viewing appointment.
++44(0)7757279336 / [email protected]

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