Photos: Maritime Ipswich

by Nancy Blackett
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Nancy Blackett spent the weekend of 14/15th August entertaining and educating visitors to Maritime Ipswich. Our thanks to all the members of the Trust who volunteered to make this possible. You can view the slideshow of our Flickr album from the Saturday below:

Nancy Blackett: back at Ramsgate

by Nancy Blackett
IMG_2515 Nancy in Ramsgate-crop

Yesterday’s weather forecast suggested perhaps a day in Eastbourne today, but in the event, today’s weather was not too bad, so the decision was made to take advantage of the wind-with-tide-downwind opportunity and set off towards Ramsgate. Nancy Blackett and crew had another brilliant sail, and got into Ramsgate in time for dinner aboard. One slight […]

Nancy Blackett: back at Eastbourne

by Nancy Blackett
Beachy Head and a Dutch Yacht - John Smith

Nancy Blackett and her new crew commenced their return journey from the Solent as the crack of dawn today, departing from Haslar just after 4am. This meant that they made the Looe Channel at slack water and had a full run of tide. They sailed from there until just after Beachy Head when they motored […]