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Originator:Thomas, V.
Summary:Oak sides with elm bottom. Measures 62' by 8'2" and is one plank shallower than the normal narrowboat. Bought 1970 by Newbury Boat Company. Renamed 'Kennet Valley' and converted to horse drawn passenger barge for Kennet + Avon Canal. Converted for general maintenance work in 1978. Abandoned 1982 and gradually sunk. Transported to Grand Western Canal in 1987 by Grand Western Horseboat Company and donated to DCC. Restoration intended.

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