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Engine Drama at Beacon Park Boats

Beacon Park Boats’ newest vessel, the impressive 8-berth, four double-bedded Falcon is nearing completion, and there was a big moment as her new engine was winched above her rear deck, ready to be fitted.

As with all things canal boat, space is tight and winching the heavy engine into place, using an overhead gantry, required skill, precision and a smart application of show leather to get it through the rear engine hatch.
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Beacon Park Boats hit the headlines

Beacon Park Boats and the Mon and Brec Canal have been hitting the headlines recently.  Our owner, Alasdair Kirkpatrick, was on Radio Wales talking about the work being done to get the canal ready to be open for Christmas and New Year and ITV's Coast and Country featured the work of volunteers and conservationists on the canal.
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