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31/08 History

Pieces of Eight

We all know ‘pieces of eight’ from pirate stories but there is much more to it than that. It all started when the Spanish

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Classic Sailing

24/08 1 - FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

How fit do I have to be?

How strong and agile do I have to be? Our benchmark for arm strength is based on whether you could get from below decks

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Classic Sailing

24/08 1 - FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

Family Voyages

Family Voyages The simplest way is to join an existing voyage that is suitable for the age range of your family. The following vessels

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Classic Sailing

24/08 1 - FAQ - Frequently Asked Questions

Age Requirements

Is there a minimum age? From time to time we have specific voyages for parent and child and there may be no lower limit.

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Mutiny on the Bounty

04/08 History

Nautical Dripstone

What is a nautical dripstone? The Mutiny on The Bounty by Caroline Alexander contains this passage. Intro – Millward is preparing the Boat the

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Tall Ship Sailing on Morgenster with Classic Sailing

14/07 No Experience required

VOYAGE PREPARATION

Before the Voyage Read the Tall Ship Guidebook. Consider doing an online Course like the RYA Essential Navigation and Seamanship Course Study the vessels

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25/06 Announcing New Voyages

In Festival Style

Sailing in the Festival Spirit Not Paimpol Festival We can do it ourselves. Anny and Mascotte have an awesome 10 day voyage sailing in

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Tall Ship Guide Book

22/06 Announcing New Voyages

2022 Sailing Schedules

There is a lot of work going on behind the scenes to announce sailing programmes for 2022. They won’t all be announced at the

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Anny of charlestown

17/06 Announcing New Voyages

New Voyages for July and August

Due to festival cancelations in France and England we have some new voyages to share with you.

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Surprise in a storm Courtesy of 20th Century Fox

15/06 History

New Version of Master and Commander

Film industry gossip sites have recently mentioned a follow up to the film ‘Master and Commander – Far Side of the World’ starring Russel

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Killicks in Canada

10/06 History

Understanding Anchors

The History of the anchor dates back millennia. The most ancient anchors were probably rocks and many rock anchors have been found dating from

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bow sprit view of Blue Clipper

04/06 Special Offers

See the latest Special Offers

Six of the best offers. SAVE Up to £295 Maybe, Pelican, Blue Clipper, Irene and Eye of the Wind Have you heard about double

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Falmouth Classics with Classic Sailing

03/06 Festivals

Falmouth Classics 2021

Falmouth Classics 2021This is happening!You can join this wonderful sailing event.We have three vessels to choose from From the Falmouth Classics Organisers Welcome to

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