NFHT Boats

Northumbrian Fishing Heritage Trust, owned and associated boats; all are of national heritage significance.

Boat Name   Year Built  
  Reg. No.   Owner  UK Register
Favourite – seine netter19471050NFHTNational Historic Ships
Rachel Douglas – ring netter19472296NFHTNational Historic Ships
Sovereign – seine netter19361937NFHTNational Historic Ships
Peggy – coble19242976NFHTNational Maritime Museum
Golden Gleam – coble19482977NFHT

Associated Boats

National Maritime Museum
Irene Patricia – coble19743006Assoc.National Maritime Museum
Orcadian – sailing boat19083075Assoc.National Maritime Museum
Tyne – very early pulling lifeboat18331485Assoc.National Maritime Museum

The ‘Tyne’ lifeboat is on permanent display on Ocean Road, South Shields. Owned by South Tyneside Council, she is fully restored and regularly maintained.

Detailed information on boats on the National Historic Ships register at Greenwich can be accessed at,
Similarly, detailed information for boats on the National Museum Small Boat register can be accessed on