Norma was built to take the hard shore along the Southend coast. She was given a mention, including plans of her hull, in Maurice Griffiths book “Little Ships and Shoal waters”.
She lies berthed at North Fambridge Marina in Essex UK.
|Designer:||Reg F Freeman|
|Type of Boat:||5-tonner|
|Built By:||TH Turner, Leigh on Sea, UK|
|LOA m / ft:||7.3m / 24'|
|LOD m / ft:|
|LWL m / ft:|
|Beam m / ft:||2.6m / 8'6"|
|Draft m / ft:||0.7m to 1.7m / 2'5 to 5'6|
|Construction:||Carvel planked - Pitch Pine on Oak frames. Iroko Rudder with Oak tiller|
|17hp Sole Diesel inboard engine.|