Trinovante nearly ready for 2011 summer sailing holidays.
SchoonerSail has their schooner Trinovante almost ready for this summers sailing holidays.
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Sailing in the wake of Scott of the Antarctic by Alison Jolley (Guest Blog)
It’s one hundred years since Captain Robert Falcon Scott set sail on the Terra Nova to the Antarctic.
Alison Jolley joins descendants of those explorers on a voyage to the Antarctic to commemorate the centenary of that fateful expedition.
On The Slip Way – Cockle Fishing Boat The ‘Wash Pilgrim’
Hugh Fernley Whittingstall with the ‘Great Fish Fight’ and celebrity chefs like Gordon Ramsey are encouraging us to eat a wider variety of sustainably sourced sea food. but for some reason they rarely think of the humble cockle…Read More
The Fishing Smack Pioneer On The Slipway
Trinovante is booked on the St Osyth Boatyard Slipway for antifouling in March. Before us the fishing smack ‘Pioneer’ is in for routine maintenance. Pioneer looks like a brand new boat and needs a minimum of routine maintenance; a bit of recaulking here, a seacock checked there and some new paint. In fact Pioneer was built way back in 1864 at Rowhedge.Read More
St Osyth Creek – The Old Barge Quay
The saltings along St Osyth Creek are littered with history if you know what you are looking at. We have been wandering past the old wooden quay side for years but only recently found out a little more about it from local shipwright Alan Williams.Read More