Humble

Humble

Member Type: 

Classic

Boat Name: 

Humble

prev-names: 

Able

Year: 

1902

Length: 

52'

Breadth: 

8'-5"

Draft: 

2'

Builder: 

Built in Kensington, England

Owner: 

Victoria Fash

Fleet: 

  • Southern California

Info: 

Our oldest member — 52’ x 5’-8” Victorian English Gentleman's Launch
outfitted with Neko 3kW electric motor.

Engine Info: 

Neko 3kw electric

Wartime Use: 

The British Navy conscripted Humble during World War II, outfitting the vessel — named Able at that time — with hydraulic pumps and a steam engine. It was used as a firefighting boat to protect military supplies and buildings.

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