The Bessie James

The Bessie James

Bessie James

  • (Call Sign MT2U 8)
  • Type: Procharter 40
  • Construction: GRP
  • Dimensions: 12.3m x 3.7m
  • Year of Build: 2007
  • Engine: 500 HP Caterpillar C9, single prop
  • Equipment: Navman 24 mile radar MD 3404; 2 x Navman colour plotter / sounder 8120; icom M505 DSC radio.  
  • Colour of hull: Red with white wheelhouse
  • Colour of deck: Grey
  • Aft deck: White canopy shelter on a tubular framework
  • Speed: Cruises at 15 kts, top speed 20 kts
  • Fuel: Diesel-2 tanks at 75 gals each
  • Passenger Certificate: Class VI for 50 passengers