Boat Type



Dutch Barge, Wide Beam

Dutch Barge

62ft 6', 62ft 6' by 12ft 7'

Boat Type: Dutch Barge, Wide Beam

Stern: Dutch Barge

Length: 62ft 6', 62ft 6' by 12ft 7'


Introducing De Donkere Dogg, a 62ft 6′ by 12ft 7’ Dutch Barge Bolpraam built in the Netherlands by an unknown builder circa 1922. This remarkable boat has been part riveted, part welded and has previously been over-plated. Propulsion is provided by a Ford long stroke 115hp engine. Hot water is supplied by the Morco gas boiler and a solid fuel stove can be found within the saloon. Electrical systems comprising of a 12v, 240v landline, Inverter, 1 starter & 5 leisure batteries along with 2 large solar panels. To the bow of the boat we find the saloon ,with a head height of approx. 5ft 7’,which follows nicely into the galley. Hosting a Belling cooker and hob with a hood and full size Zanussi fridge/freezer. Onto the bedroom where we find a fixed double bed along with ample storage. Within the bathroom we have a shower over the bath, vanity basin, pump out toilet (which is in need of some attention) and a spare cassette toilet. There is a good size storage cupboard before entering into the wheelhouse, where the Meile Novotronic washing machine can be found.

BSC June 2025. Due for blacking within the next 6 months.


This impressive vessel has been lovingly cared for and updated inside to create a fantastic

floating home. There is also the possibility of mooring availability within the Bristol/Bath

area, subject to terms and conditions.

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