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Stuart Gleeson

Stuart Gleeson

Sea Leopard

About Stuart's Boat - Sea Leopard

  • Passengers & crew: 12
  • Category: 2 (2= 60 miles from port)
  • Based in Dover

Equipment

  • Sea Leopard is fully fitted with safety equipment
  • Lifejackets
  • Lifebuoys
  • Man overboard sling
  • Life raft
  • Flares
  • Fire extinguishers, which are all to the standard for the Coastguard agency

We also have a powerpoint for charging laptops, mobile phones etc. Within the forward cabin area we have two bunks and a toilet. We also have a 24/7 kettle.

Electronic Equipment

  • Radar - Kelvin Hughes
  • GPS-Raymarine
  • AIS-Simrad
  • Echo sounder - Raymarine
  • VHF radio-Icom & Sailor

Certification

  • RYA Coastalskipper / Yachtmaster
  • VHF radio licence
  • First aid
  • Fire fighting

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Live Map

The map below shows a live map of the Sea Leopard. If you cannot see it (i.e if there is no big caption pointing to the boat), then it is probably docked at port.

Vessel positions may be up to one hour old or incomplete. Data is kindly provided for informational reasons by marinetraffic.com