SPECIFICATIONS

Here is the full specifications (or what I have found out so far) of Laura Moncur

Laura Moncur is a 47" Watson type Lifeboat. 47' long, 13' beam (wide), 4'6" Draft (amount of water needed to float)

She was built by Groves and Gutteridge, Cowes, Isle of White. 1960/61   Yard No G&G 588, RNLI ON958

She was the first of 6 boats to be converted to self righting in the 1970's pictures below show her as built and then as she is now

Please see History for details of when and where she worked.

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Top original configuration as built and bottom photo after self righting conversion

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