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Yard No. 464

Yard Number 464 was named JOHN OXLEY when launched on Wednesday 20/07/1927 by Bow McLachlan & Company Paisley for Government of Queensland Harbours and Marine Dept

Ship Particulars:
Built: 1927
Ship Type: Pilot Tender
Ship's Role: Pilot tender Moreton Bay
Tonnage: 544 grt | 212 nrt | 710 dwt
Length: 168 feet
Breadth: 32 feet
Draught: 11 feet

Owner History:
Government of Queensland Harbours and Marine Dept
1973 Lady Hopetoun and Port Jackson Marine Steam Museum, Sydney NSW

As of 2007 JOHN OXLEY is the subject of a restoration project

Additional Information: Currently (2007)under restoration by Sydney Heritage Fleet.Retains original hull and accommodation.
Previous update by Paul Strathdee
Previous update by Stuart Cameron