Katie CK82 30ft Aldous built 1889

Katie CK82. now reverted to her original fishing number registered port of Colchester, Essex. Built by the renowned Brightlingsea Smack and Barge yard Aldous Brothers in 1888 she fished for the Oyster trade. Converted to a private yacht between the wars by the Johnson Sons and Jago Boatyard of Leigh on Sea Essex.


In 2000, she was professionally rebuilt. Today she is in excellent condition with an inboard diesel engine. overhauled in 2018. She has a solid fuel stove in the cabin. She is currently up for sale.