Swift – a bijou slipper stern launch



An iconic Henley on Thames slipper launch

Swift represents the river Thames as enjoyed in the late fifties when slipper launches were the smart hire option in Henley and elsewhere.

Zest – an historic vintage slipper stern launch


A delightful 20ft slipper stern launch in lovely condition

Zest is an historic vintage slipper stern launch built by Fred Andrews of Maidenhead. A delight to drive and to own

Blighty – an Andrews slipper stern launch



A painted mahogany slipper stern launch

Blighty is an Andrews slipper stern launch based on the river Thames and in excellent order with canopy and full length cover. Painted mahogany hull

Jayfor – an Andrews slipper stern launch


Andrews slipper stern launch number 454

In the nineteen fifties the strawberries and cream effect of the stripy mahogany and obeche deck was very popular at Andrews of Bourne End, the eponymous builders of the famous slipper stern launch. When we say “It’s an Andrews” […]

The Viceroy



Andrews Slipper stern launch

A splendid nineteen thirties Andrew slipper stern launch available for sale.

Lady Jane VII – Electric slipper launch

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Andrews electric slipper stern launch

Lady Jane VII is an electrified nineteen thirties slipper stern launch

Elden Voyage – electric slipper launch with GRP hull

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TBA including trailer

GRP slipper launch with solid wood decks and interior

Elden Voyage is one of a small run of GRP slipper launch hulls based on an Andrews design. All are electric.

Ballroom Slipper


A stunning slipper launch built in 2006 by Woottens.

Ballroom Slipper is as new having been back to Woottens last winter for a full refurb. She is now gleaming with varnish on her mahogany hull. The 28ft 6ins of the slipper offer as much seating as you would […]

Oleanda – a 30ft slipper stern launch

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A 30ft Andrews slipper stern launch

Built of mahogany on oak by Andrews in 1936 (hull number 136) Oleanda is a rare 30ft slipper launch. Apparently she was commissioned for a private owner rather than for the day hire fleet. The customer was a Sir […]

Lady Gladys – An early slipper stern launch



An early slipper stern launch

We have an attractive early slipper stern launch in need of some hull work which the owner is willing to part with for a “project price”. The hull is forest green with striped spruce and mahogany decks. The vendor […]