New Dawn is a brand new build 58ft Semi-Traditional Narrowboat built by Tyler Wilson and fitted out by Norton Canes Boat Services.

Lying: Glascote Basin, Coventry Canal


New Dawn

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Overall Length: 58’0”

Beam: 6’10”

Plating: 10 / 6 / 5 / 4

Well Deck: 4’0”

The well deck of new dawn is an open area, the deck has a non-slip surface and steps lead down through glazed front doors into the main bedroom.

Bedroom 1:

Steps lead down from the well deck into the main bedroom, the main bedroom has a double bed & a large wardrobe. There is also storage built into the steps. The bedroom has a TV satellite socket, allowing the TV to be wall mounted on the bulkhead.


The bathroom is located off a port side corridor, the bathroom has a large shower unit with a bifold door, the toilet is a Jabsco macerator toilet with a large pumpout tank & a ceramic sink mounted in a vanity unit. There are several cupboards in the bathroom.

Bedroom 2:

The bedroom has two single beds that convert to a double bed if required, the bedroom also has a ¾ height wardrobe with a cupboard over.


New Dawn has a large saloon with fixed ‘L’ shaped seating, which has been tastefully upholstered. The seating can seat a number of people and there is a large table and a small table with desmo legs that can be removed when desired. The seating also converts to an additional double berth. The second satellite socket is in the saloon and there is a corner TV unit. There is a side hatch between the saloon and the galley. There are cupboards underneath the seating units for additional storage.


The galley has units on both side of the boat. The work surfaces are laminate with oak edging & the cabinets and doors are constructed from oak. The galley is equipped with a Thetford 4-ring gas hob, a  Thetford gas oven and grille and a Shoreline 12v fridge. There are cupboards above the units. Towards the stern there are cupboard units, one of these houses the boats electrical system. Steps lead up to the semi-trad deck.

Semi Trad Area:

The semi trad deck has lockers on both sides for cruising equipment, set into the deck is a desmo socket so the inside table can be mounted outside. Under the deck is a Beta43 with a PRM150 gearbox, the engine has a hospital silencer to keep noise to a minimum.

Head Room: 6’4”


  • 2-pack blacking
  • 4 x magnesium anodes

Heating and Water

  • Polypropelyne food grade water tank
  • Webasto Thermo Top C
  • Webasto, immersion heater & engine heat twin coil calorifier
  • 2 x 13kg gas bottles in bow locker

Power Systems

  • Twin alternators
  • 1 x starter battery
  • 4 x 110Ah domestic batteries
  • Victron 3kW/120A Inveter charger
  • Ceiling mounted  LED12v lighting throughout
  • Victron Galvanic Isolator
  • 230v shoreline to stern
  • Satellite TV system


  • Beta 43 engine with deluxe control panel
  • PRM 150 gearbox
  • Morse controls
  • Integral fuel tank
  • Hospital silencer

Fit out Materials

  • Sprayfoam insulation
  • Block ballast
  • Fitout in oak veneered ply with solid wood edging
  • Karndeen flooring throughout
  • Black powder coated windows and portholes throughout


Semi-Traditional stern with 2-pack paintwork.

Navigation Equipment

Ropes, fenders, etc.