Classic Boat Sales

With over 20 years experience of selling boats, Gillian Nahum and the HSC team can offer expert objective advice to prospective buyers. Specialising in traditional river boats, from a historic Dunkirk Little Ship to a contemporary classic, we can help you find your ideal craft. Take a look at our current selection of boats here or get in touch to discuss your dream boat.

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Classic Boat Charter

No one knows the mid reaches of the Thames like the HSC team who can offer the perfect boat for any occasion. Be it a family picnic, romantic proposal, bridal carriage or corporate event. Take a look at our classic boat charter collection or get in touch to discuss your individual requirements.

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Storage & Logistics

With an impressive storage facility at Beale Park near Pangbourne and a team of boat specialists, HSC can provide clean, safe storage for your boat as well as winterisation, valeting and basic boat maintenance. If you have a boat that needs moving, a project you need help with or somewhere secure to keep your boat then get in touch. Or take a look at what other services we can offer.

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What our clients say

Hi Gillian. Many thanks for cheque and am very impressed at the speed at which you handled the sale. I am very glad to have found someone that she will give as much pleasure as I have had in the past 27 years. Again thanking you in the way you handled this transaction.
Ernest Kohout, October 2015
Just to say that we had a lovely time aboard Lisbeth on Monday. The weather was good and our crew were excellent. It was a perfect way to celebrate our Golden Wedding Anniversary.
Meg Blunsdon - July 2014
The staff said it was their best ever event, ever, ever.
Alex Templer - July 2014
Gillian we had a perfect day. Thank you so much to you and your lovely staff.
Sarah and all at Impetus - July 2014
We had a fabulous afternoon, just perfect! Thank you for all your help.
Mrs Buston - June 2014

New shop

We now have a high street presence. Our shop Boatique, at 5 Friday Street, just a short stroll from the river Thames, is a true nautical emporium where the curious shopper will find all manner of clothing and objets d’art presented within a gallery setting.