Official No. 148677, 150 ton. Built of steel at Yarmouth in 1925 by Fellows
Built of steel at Yarmouth in 1925 by Fellows as the Will Everard for F.T.Everard & Co. Ltd. Sold as motorbarge out of trade and rerigged. Owners, V.S.Harvey, 1966; J.R.Hobbins, 1971; Overseas Containers Ltd (P & O) 1977 and sold 1998 to skipper Sue Harrison. Sold to Mark Towers 2004 Mule rigged yacht barge based in West India Dock.
She was once the private floating dining room of the directors of P&O.
Will is available for charter through Topsail Events – topsailevents.co.uk/ and is suitable for formal and informal occasions, with excellent onboard facilities include PA system, multimedia projector and screen, flipchart, and sound system with MP3 connection.
Type of ship: Thames Sailing Barge
Built: 1925 in Great Yarmouth
Cruise capacity: 50
Static capacity: 40