New Share Boat 2018

Happy Days
Boat builder:
Elton Moss Boatbuilders
Entered service:
May 2018
Stern type:
Semi Trad
Layout type:
Front Bedroomed
Change-over day:
Home mooring:
Kings Lock Boatyard, Middlewich

Canaline 42hp
Bow thruster:
Vetus 55 Electric
240v generator:
240v inverter:
3 kw Vetus

Diesel boiler with low level radiators and a multi fuel stove.

58 feet
6 (2 + 4)

The new share boat will be build by Elton Moss Boatbuilder and launched in May 2018 and offers a front bedroomed layout with wooden floors throughout. She will be based at Kings Lock Boatyard in Middlewich, on a Saturday turnaround. The boat is designed to accommodate up to six people in a 2 + 4 format and is pet friendly.

The photos below and budget table are taken from Otter our latest share boat, launched in May 2017. The owners of the new boat will be able to choose the boats name and the outside livery.

Saloon: The saloon has comfortable built in seating that converts to beds and a wood burning stove. There is built in flat screen TV, a DVD player and Radio / CD player.

Dinette: The dining area offers an L shaped dinette, which converts to double berth, with freestanding table. There is a chiller drawer under the seating.

Galley: A spacious Galley, with the full domestic sized gas oven and grill, separate four burner gas hob, fridge/freezer, 230v microwave, a dishwasher and granite worktop.

Bathroom: The cabin bathroom offers a full sized shower and a pump out toilet.

Bedroom: In the front bedroom there is a full sized double bed, plentiful storage and washing machine / tumble drier.

2017/18 Syndicate Budget

Boat Running CostsBudget (£)
Turnaround Fees1,750.00
Repairs & Breakdown1,000.00
Annual Maintenance2,500.00
Gunwale Repainting850.00
Bottled Gas150.00
Syndicate Costs300.00
Total Boat Running Costs11,160.00
Contingency/Future Repairs2,400.00
Management Fees5,382.00
Total Contributions20,242.00
Total cost per 1/24th share843.43
Total cost per 1/12th share1,686.82
Total cost per 1/8th share2,530.26
Total cost per 1/6th share3,373.67

Available Shares for this boat

1/6Red share
(including school holidays)

All school holiday shares sold!
1/12Red share£9,745
Brand new 2018 boat!
1/24Red share£4,995
Brand new 2018 boat!
1/12Yellow share£7,495
Brand new 2018 boat!
1/24Yellow share£4,000
Brand new 2018 boat!
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