Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread
 
Old 09 March 2008, 04:29   #51
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Essex/Vendee
Boat name: shockwave,Voluntry 2
Make: Pac 22/ searider5.4
Length: 6m +
Engine: 180hp turbo,yam 90
Join Date: Nov 2004
Posts: 1,015
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hightower View Post
Very good point, providing they went though the books of course.
Yes ,But i was trying to be more subtle.Just go down there with two freinds to discuss your boat . tell him that him denying you your boat and also the knowledge of the outboards is both dishonest and underhand and therefore unreasonable which makes by his own doing imposible to deal with in any reasonable way.So he leaves you no option other than for you to go straight round to the inland revenue to discuss with the the problem you have and could they please check his records for your outboard. with him as hes denying all knowledge of your engines.Or give me my boat now to take away as a solution to your problem.Try to turn it around so he now has a problem,one that he can easily sort out by giveing you your boat back.Auditors cost a lot of money.Maybe the guys books are well kept and he is honest with his accounts.
__________________

__________________
PeterR is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09 March 2008, 09:18   #52
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Newcastle Staffs
Boat name: blue it
Make: ribcraft 7.5
Length: 7m +
Engine: suzuki df225
Join Date: Dec 2005
Posts: 488
Send a message via AIM to Top banana
why not report the outboards as being sold without your permision, after being stored there over winter.obviously you have the engine details. The boat yard owner will then have to 1, admit that you gave him permission to sell them, and so will be able to supply details or 2, risk pergering himself by
denying all knowledge. turn the tables on him and let him do all the explaining
to the police and insurance company, if the engines were insured.
__________________

__________________
Top banana
Top banana is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 09 March 2008, 15:28   #53
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Southampton
Boat name: Jaws
Make: Gemini 4.2
Length: 4m +
Engine: Tohatsu 50hp
MMSI: none
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 277
Send a message via MSN to Gray
When impounding something for the purpose of potentially covering the cost of a debt, does a notice have to be attached to it to say so, similar to that when your car gets clamped. If so it might be worth checking to see if there is one, although I suspect that if he has been through a solicitor then there might well be.
__________________
Gray is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10 March 2008, 05:17   #54
Member
 
havener's Avatar
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Far west!
Boat name: Vigilant
Make: Humber
Length: 6m +
Engine: 90hp
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 505
There's another way of dealing with this as well.

Go online, and issue a County Court action on his company. Offer two remedies - unencumbered return of the item concerned, or its current market value equivalent.

He or his solicitor will then have 14 days to reply, in which case they must either comply, or provide written evidence (invoices, contract, etc) to back up their claim.

Will cost you around 60 online (www.moneyclaim.gov.uk) which is a bit less than a solicitors letter which he will probably ignore.

Simon
__________________
havener is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10 March 2008, 06:15   #55
Member
 
Bigmuz7's Avatar
 
Country: UK - Scotland
Town: Glasgow
Boat name: stramash
Make: Tornado
Length: 5m +
Engine: Etec 90
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 5,068
Quote:
Originally Posted by Gray View Post
When impounding something for the purpose of potentially covering the cost of a debt, does a notice have to be attached to it to say so,
Yes, when I've done it, I collected an asset of the customers, roughly equal to the debt in value, taken it to storage, informed the debtor by letter on site where the equipment will be stored, and made it clear that it would not be released until the debt settled. But then you have to take out an arrestment on the asset which is a legal document, done by a sheriff or similar in Scotland giving you title to the asset if payment of clearly marked debts are not settled withing a specified time, and that you would also charge storage for the item. It may be that the storage costs exceed the value of the asset whereby you may obtain lawful possession
__________________
Bigmuz7 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 10 March 2008, 10:47   #56
Member
 
Country: UK - England
Join Date: May 2006
Posts: 127
Quote:
Originally Posted by Jizm View Post
Let us know how you get on and if your boat needs 'liberating'
Im with you on this Jim. Take a disc cutter down and take the boat away. As long as you give all the parts of any locks used back he cant doing anything about it. This also stands for whellclamping!
__________________
springtide66 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 17 March 2008, 17:01   #57
RIBnet supporter
 
C2 RIBS's Avatar
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Hants
Boat name: Gemineye
Make: Ribeye S850 charter
Length: 8m +
Engine: 300hp
MMSI: 235097445
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 3,029
So come on Benc, how did you resolve this, or is it still a problem, how is it going(if you can say)
__________________
Ian
Rib charter and Rib hire with www.c2ribs.co.uk
C2 RIBS is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 17 March 2008, 17:36   #58
Member
 
benc's Avatar
 
Country: UK - England
Town: Southampton
Boat name: Intrepid
Make: Tornado
Length: 7m +
Engine: Twin 150 Yamaha HPDI
MMSI: 235066402
Join Date: Mar 2005
Posts: 1,319
Send a message via Skype™ to benc
I have the boat back now and it is in its new home, just a few bits to tie up now
__________________
benc is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 17 March 2008, 17:54   #59
Member
 
Bigmuz7's Avatar
 
Country: UK - Scotland
Town: Glasgow
Boat name: stramash
Make: Tornado
Length: 5m +
Engine: Etec 90
Join Date: Feb 2006
Posts: 5,068
Good stuff
__________________
Bigmuz7 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 26 April 2010, 11:48   #60
Member
 
Country: UK - Scotland
Length: no boat
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 45
*bump* this very old thread.

I got reading it somehow...and wanna know how op got his boat back....by force or by reason...it's a cliffhanger!
__________________

__________________
ooglewoogle is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off





Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 22:35.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.