We’re pleased to offer Narrowboat Canada for sale, a boat with serious pedigree. Built in 1998 by Warwickshire Fly Boat Company, costing £120,000 when new. Canada's hull is an excellent ‘5-plank’ josher remake, with all the replica rivets in the right place!

Lying: Nr. Lichfield, Coventry Canal


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Canada is powered by a Dorman 3LB, which was fitted in 2020 by Norton Canes Boatbuilders. The engine was fully reconditioned in 2020 by Marine Power Services.

Overall Length:           62’0”

Beam:                          6’10”

Plating:                        10 / 6 / 5 / 4

Well deck:                    6’0”

Canada has a long and deep open well deck, the well deck is below the waterline and has been fitted with a sump with an automatic bilge pump to drain any water that comes into the deck.

Saloon:                        10’6”

The saloon is an open area with freestanding seating. There are corner cabinets, and the area is heated by a Kabola Old Dutch diesel fired stove.

Galley:                         8’0”

There are units either side of the galley, which has a gas 4-ring hob, oven, and grill and a 12v fridge/freezer.

Bathroom:                    6’0”

The bathroom is off a starboard side corridor and has an Elsan toilet, a ceramic basin is set into a cupboard unit and a ¾ bath with a shower over.

Bedroom:                     7’6”

The bedroom has a cross bed that provides a good with bed, there is also a full height wardrobe.

Engine Room:              7’0”

The engine room houses a beautifully restored Dorman 3LB engine, which has recently been fitted to the boat.

Back Cabin:                 8’0”

Canada has a traditionally decorated back cabin, the back cabin is heated by an Epping stove and there is a traditional cross bed.

Head Room:                 6’3”

Draught:                       2’6”


  • Blacked 2020
  • 4 x magnesium anodes checked in 2020

Heating and Water

  • 150gal stainless steel water tank
  • Kabola Old Dutch Diesel fired stove with back boiler
  • Engine feeds twin coil calorifier
  • Epping range in back cabin
  • 2 x 13kg gas bottles in bow locker with automatic changeover

Power Systems

  • Alternator with changeover switch
  • 1 x Starter, 4 x Domestic Batteries
  • 240v Landline


  • Dorman 3LB rebuilt in 2020 by Marine Power Services
  • PRM280 gearbox
  • Fully serviced in September 2020
  • Integral fuel tank built into engine room floor approx. 95gal
  • Speedwheel and gearwheel controls

Fit out Materials

  • Sprayfoam insulation
  • Brick and steel ballast
  • Fit out in Oak T&G with maple worktops throughout
  • Carpet and vinyl flooring throughout
  • Solid brass double glazed port holes throughout


Repainted in 2021

Navigation Equipment

Full cruising kit.