Thanks to our friends at Coastpics.co.uk for this great take on LV50.
Friday 13th September 10:00 – 16:00
Saturday 14h September 10:00 – 12:00
Thursday 19th September 10:00 – 16:00
Friday 20th September 10:00 – 16:00
Saturday 21st September 10:00 – 12:00
The carronade has arrived and is now in place on the deck.
Many thanks to all the people who have made this project possible.
Special thanks to the builders:
Stan Dawson donated timber
Lester Sher built carriage and wheels
Mike Donaldson turned barrel
Jim Perry shod the wheels
Aiden Henry sealed and finished
More about carronades, see our last post. http://coming-soon-replica-signal-carronades
The new banner at the entrance to the club elegantly displaying the three historical flags associated with LV50s long history. LV50 was rescued from a breakers yard to become the clubship of the Royal Northumberland Yacht Club, is moored in Blyth
- The Trinity House flag recognising her long service as a light ship
- The RNYC flag showing her current station as their headquarters
- The National Historic Fleet flag recognising her historical significance