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RW Davis and Son 150 pax Passenger vessel

RW Davis and Son 150 pax Passenger vessel

£160,000 VAT paid

Built: 1984
Currently lying: Dartmouth, UK - United Kingdom

This listing contains some provisional information: details may change

Yachting Brokers are pleased to offer for sale the Western Lady VII. Previously her sister ship, Western Lady VI was sold earlier this year and as a result of a fleet review it has been decided, with reluctance, to also sell Western Lady VII.

This well-equipped and MCA certified 150 passenger (plus 3 crew) ferry could be used for a variety of new roles or continue to operate as a passenger vessel. Perfect for either regular passenger ferry services or adapted for perhaps wildlife cruises, Western Lady VII is well suited to a variety of future uses.

She has a large passenger main (enclosed) deck aft of the wheelhouse and further open deck seating aft There are two heads, situated aft of the wheelhouse. Accessed by companionway steps, there is a lower deck saloon. It is currently used for additional seating and also has food / beverage service counter and galley area.

She is currently MCA coded. In accordance with her MCA surveys she has been well maintained and benefits from a number of upgrades including new Volvo engines in 2016. MCA Certified (to 31 March 2021) the stability survey and DSM documentation are included in sale.

Class V, 150 passengers + 3 crew
Class VI, 150 passengers + 3 crew.

it is the responsibility of the purchaser to meet any MCA requirements in relation to any Exemption Certificate or any other requirements post completion. Every assistance will be provided to enable this. If an out of water survey is required, there are suitable facilities on the River Dart. As she is being sold as an operational Passenger Vessel, VAT Notice 744C applies. It should be noted that as result of COVID the lightship is due.

Appointments to view can be booked in advance directly with Paul Singer of Yachting Brokers, on 07710 426754. Please note that our vessels are located both ashore and afloat across a wide geographic region and therefore prior appointments are essential before travelling to view.


LOA: 19.71 m
Beam: 5.48 m
Draft (fixed): 1.8 m
Tonnage: 46
Number of decks: 2
Fuel capacity: 2540 l
Location status: Afloat


Number of main engines: 2
Main engine manufacturer: Volvo
Main engine model: D7A-BTA
Main engine power: 170 hp
Maximum speed: 12 knots
Cruising speed: 9 knots
Main engine fuel: Diesel
Number of cylinders: 6
Propellor(s): 3 bladed
Drive type: Shaft
Steering system: Hydraulic wheel
Freshwater cooled
Engine year: 2016


Number of cabins: 1
Number of heads: 2
Heads type: Sea toilets (2)
Lower saloon: Lower deck saloon with 6'2" headroom; accessed from upper main deck; bar / servery with sink and hot water boiler


Generator make: Beta Marine
Generator fuel: Diesel

Deck gear

Primary anchor
Manual anchor windlass

Safety equipment

Bilge pump (manual)
MOB system: Starboard side forward
Lifejackets: Included
Emergency tiller
Bilge pumps (electric): 0
Liferafts: Are NOT included


Passenger capacity: 150
Official No. : 706183
Superstructure colour: White / Cream
Hull colour: Blue
Deck construction: Steel
Flybridge: Upper helm
Last survey: Sept 2020
Hull construction: Steel
Hull finish: Paint

Navigation equipment

GPS: GPS Map 551
Navigation lights
Radar: Furuno
VHF radio: Icom M323

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