Steam Yacht Gondola, Coniston Water, Cumbria

John Kippin2018-04-01

Historic England

Historic England
London, United Kingdom

The 'Gondola' was built in 1859 by the Furness Railway Company as a tourist attraction. It was subsequently used as a houseboat but was abandoned in the 1960s. In the 1970s it was restored by the National Trust and once again gives pleasure to tourists on Coniston Water.


  • Title: Steam Yacht Gondola, Coniston Water, Cumbria
  • Creator: John Kippin
  • Date Created: 2018-04-01
  • Rights: Copyright Historic England Archive

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