Dave Hart

Descendants of Walter Worfolk

From left to right Pat Hart great granddaughter Jason Hart great great grandson holding Charlotte great great great granddaughter Sophie and Isabelle Hart great great great granddaughters  

Descendants of Walter Worfolk

Pictured from left to right Pat Hart great granddaughter Jo White great great granddaughter Emily White great great great granddaughter and Eloise White great great great granddaughter Jason Hart great great grandson and family were unavailable at this time Second photo Dave Hart volunteer with the family

Progress abounds

First coat of anti-fouling paint applied to outside hull below the water line and Red feature line along the top Finished off the crosstrees for the boomand there has been much further work on the engine. First mates bunk installed and Second bunk started. Cleats have been stained,the Bowsprit temporarily […]

Installing Ballast 22/03/2017

Work is going very well. We had a hard day putting a fairly dry one ton mixture of sand and cement covering a layer of lead ingots that was applied in the bilge for the ballast. Final painting of floor beams which can now be fitted and  more small wooden plugs […]


Entertained King’s Lynn Skiff rowing club with the intention of forming a joint alliance. Engine removed ready to fit engine drip tray and ballast. Second coat of tar varnish applied in the bilges. Rebated and fitted planks for the hatch. Teamac marine paint delivered and we are very grateful for […]

Town Guides Presentation

The King’s Lynn Worfolk Boat Trust was awarded £500 by the King’s Lynn Town Guides at a presentation in the Town Hall in the Mayor’s parlour on Tuesday This was very much appreciated and will help towards the fitting of the engine etc


Work has started on the helmsman’s platform Lead and wood has been cut into usable pieces for further smelting In the hull a coat of bitumen is being applied Thanks to Nick Mackley for his donation of lead and various others who have since offered


Sealing the inside of the hull was carried out The engine access hatch was finished Work started on making the frames for the flooring More lead smelting was done for ballast We are getting low on lead to smelt if anyone can help to donate any please contact Tim Clayton on […]


Mick Johnson a new volunteer was welcomed by the team Last week was an exciting time as we moved the engine into the big barn nearer the boat. But because it moved so well we decided to put it straight into the boat as you can see in attached pictures. […]

Work starts in the new year

Welcomed new volunteer John Buckle to the team Platform plus a step and two handrails fixed to staircase More lead was cast for the ballast and work started on  planing the floor beams