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One of our new trainees, Cressida, kindly sent us this fascinating time-lapse video of the 2019 Blackwater Barge Match, filmed aboard Thames Sailing Barge Centaur. Enjoy!
The winner in the 2018 Email Competition was Matt Hudson, of Hutton, Brentwood. Matt has received his prize which was a print of sailing barges painted by John Harrisson of Birch, Colchester. The Trust would like to pass on its … Continue reading
Thames Sailing Barge Trust wins National Lottery support for conservation of Thames sailing barge PUDGE. The Thames Sailing Barge Trust based in Maldon, Essex has received a confirmed National Lottery grant of £328,800 from the Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) enabling … Continue reading
Centaur will be taking part in the Thames Parade on Saturday 16th September and will be open to the public as part of the pop up museum in West India Dock on Sunday 17th September. If you are in London … Continue reading
The Thames Sailing Barge Trust are holding a photographic competition. It is a few years since we have done this and it will be open to members and non-members. If you would like to take part, the rules and guidelines … Continue reading
The Trust is holding its first ever Children’s Day on Thursday 3rd August 2017 This event is to educate young children about the history of these iconic sailing barges Children’s Day Thursday 3rd August 2017 11:00 – 17:00 A fun … Continue reading