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Little Falmouth Yacht Yard

Flushing, Falmouth

Cornwall, TR11 5TJ


Marine engineering

Our marine engineers diagnose faults, inspect, service, repair, overhaul and replace all varieties and models of engines from 9hp to over 1000hp.  

They have considerable experience and provide the best mechanical and electrical marine engineering.

The most common engineering work is listed below but if you can't find what you need here please call us on 01326 374309 or email us.


Engine Service and Commission (from £95 + VAT per cylinder excl. parts)
A basic engine service and a report on observations and recommendations for additional work where required.
Full Engine Service and Commission (Price on application)
An engine serviced to the manufacturer’s recommendations and a report on observations and recommendations for additional work where required, such as cambelt, injectors, valve clearances etc.
Winterise Engine (from £75 + VAT per cylinder excl. parts)
To prepare your engine for the winter season and leave inhibited to prevent corrosion whilst laid up ashore. Requires commissioning at launch.
Engine Commission Only (from £55 + VAT per cylinder excl. parts)
To reverse the winterisation operation and prepare your engine and systems for the forthcoming season.
Generator Service and Commission (from £125 + VAT excl. parts)
A service to the manufacturer’s recommendations with a report on observations and recommendations for additional work where required.
Stern Gear Servicing (from £76 + VAT excl. materials)
Check and report on condition of the shaft, coupling, cutlass bearing, propeller, rope cutter and other associated items. Polish the prop, service rope cutter and leave ready for launching.
Anode Check and Replacement (from £76 + VAT excl. materials)
Carry out a visual inspection of the anodes and cathodic protection. Carry out a continuity check on the systems, report and then undertake replacements as required.
Outboard Commission and Check (from £39 + VAT)
General service in preparation for the season.
Battery Bank Health Check, Diagnosis & Report (from £39 + VAT)
A digital battery health check and report to ensure continuing performance and maintenance.
Refit Batteries from Store (from £39 + VAT for up to three batteries)
Remove the batteries from the store, take to the vessel, install, connect and test complete with health check report on completion.

Latest News

Moorings Available

Unusually we have three fully serviced moorings available close to the yard in the Penryn river for boats up to 25ft/ 7.63 loa.

The article describes our yard 90 years ago

90 Year Old Article About Our Boatyard Found

We're delighted to have been given a newspaper clipping dated 18 March 1929 that details the building of boat sheds at our yard.

From Our Blog

Feb 15
Putting a spring in your step

From mooring strops to masts, here’s a checklist to get your boat ready to launch.

Nov 14
Don’t put your winter boat care on ice

After a season’s use it’s a good idea to give your equipment a good once over.