Very successful trip onto the Great River Ouse

We went out onto the river to be met by the Mayor of Kings Lynn Councillor Carol Bower, dignitaries, lots of supporters and people interested in our project. We did three trips and everybody was very enthusiastic. There will be trips for the public on heritage day and other days […]

Official Reception

                  After lots of finishing touches including doing some rigging (see pictures) we are getting close to being ready for the reception. The rain today has delayed things but tomorrow will be our last full day working. We are leaving the DocksĀ  […]

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  

Ready for launching after another big day finishing details

Many thanks to Fenland Fire for supplying and fitting automatic and fixed fire extinguishers. We have also filled the fuel tanks, fully charged batteries, finished mast fittings etc.etc. It’s amazing how much work finishing details takes. We are now ready for Carters lorry to back in under the boat, raise […]

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

We welcomed Vic Pratt today

Vic who was apprenticed to the Worfolks visited us and was very impressed with our boat and all the work that has been done.

Nearly too busy to add posts here

We have been really busy adding propeller,fitting rudder, aligning and wiring engine, etc etc. And we have sign written the name in original font. Looking forward to launching on 28th July

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 […]