This boat was built for British Waterways at Isaac Pimblot’s yard on the River Weaver in Northwich in 1959. Now owned by Dev Shep, he put his first load of coal into it at Awbridge on 25th September 2017. He loaded pre-packed coal for some of our customers on the Weaver. 

There is a Facebook page dedicated to Effingham at https://www.facebook.com/nbeffingham/

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