Boats in Detail

NEMT Boats.

Henry Frederick Swan;
Foy-boat Joan;
Royal Diadem II;
Tyne (owner, South Tyneside Council);
Bedford, an 1886 South Shields Lifeboat and carriage.

A quick guide as much more can be found in the Posts which goes back for some time. This applies particularly for HFS, Bedford and  Royal Diadem. There were similar Posts for the Tyne when it smartened up for South Tyneside Council.   

Partner Organisation – NFHT

Rachel Douglas – Seine Net Fishing Boat
Favourite – Seine Net Fishing Boat
Sovereign – Fishing Boat
Golden Gleam – Fishing Coble
Peggy – Fishing Coble (Sailing)

Boat Registration

NameBuiltReg NumberRegister
Favourite19471050National Historic Ships
Henry Frederick Swan19172047National Historic Ships
Rachel Douglas19472296National Historic Ships
Peggy19242976National Maritime Museum
Irene Patricia19743006National Maritime Museum
Golden Gleam19482977National Maritime Museum
Foy Boat Joanc.19202899National Maritime Museum
Royal Diadem ll19482327National Maritime Museum
Spring Tide19663004National Maritime Museum
Orcadian19083075National Maritime Museum
Tyne18331485National Maritime Museum
Orcadian is on our ‘associated with’ list  

Other Boats

Spring Tide – 16′ Salmon Fishing Boat.


 Wren – Traditional Sailing Boat.

Salma’s Dream – Built in four sections.


The Boomerang Boat – Displayed in the Wapping Street Workshop.