John Lilley & Associates

Little Foxes, Cheselbourne, Dorchester, DT2 7NT Directions

Why Choose Us?

Highest Standards
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Business overview

Yacht & Boat Surveys & Shipwright for timber & Grp yachts & boats

Buying a boat?

Insuring a boat?

Repairing a boat?

Commercial fishing vessel?

Then I can probably help you....

I carry out surveys for purchase or insurance on all types of vessel & have considerable experience in Timber construction which is more specialised.

Need a repair or damage estimate? then I carry out shipwright work to all types of vessel including timber & GRP. Look on my website to see examples of the type of work carried out including GRP damage repair & respraying to plank replacement on timber vessels.

New rubbing strakes

New joinery

New woodwork

Free insurance estimates.

Timber cut to size for own fitting (mahogany/iroko/sapele/idigbo etc.)

Sample surveys on my website so you can compare others & see what you are paying for.

Competitive quotes in all cases

Free on the phone or online advice.

Fishing Vessel? You may require a registration survey and you will be directed to SCMS by the MCA for this if your vessel is less than 15m. I am a designated SCMS and MCA surveyor for existing and new build vessels. There are a very limited number of surveyors permitted to undertake these surveys. More information on on all aspects of these inspections.


This is gale damage in harbour & insurance repair, see next for complete repair
Typical of the type of timber repair carried out, the completed repair
Chainplates & stanchions custom made awaiting galvanising. I can undertake this individual fabrication work.

Products & Services

Marine consultants & services

Marine engineers

Rigging hardware

Yacht rigging

Marine surveyors


GRP repairs


Timber Boat Surveys

Timber Yacht Surveys

Yacht Repairs

Fibreglass Boat Surveys

Boat Repairs

Yacht & boat surveys

Boat surveyor

Boat builders

Boat repairs

fibreglass boats

timber boats

yacht surveyor

boat insurance

boat damage

yacht damage


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