The Nao Victoria a Replica of Magellan’s boat, the first to navigate the globe will be visiting the Rally

The replica of one Ferdinand Magellan’s boats and the first to circumnavigate the globe will be joining the Rally.   Magellan’s fleet which was commissioned by Charles 1 of Spain to seek a westbound passage to the Spice Islands comprised five boats.  It set sail from Seville on the 10th August 1519 and in 1522 the  Victoria was the Read more about The Nao Victoria a Replica of Magellan’s boat, the first to navigate the globe will be visiting the Rally[…]

Shamrock, Tamar Sailing Barge and Vigilance BM76 Brixham Sail Trawler – confirmed

Each year we try to invite a selection of boats of special interest for both the crews and public to see.  This year we had hoped to get one of the Brixham Sail Trawlers and we have just had confirmation that Vigilance will be coming.  She is a noble ketch rigged vessel of some 78feet Read more about Shamrock, Tamar Sailing Barge and Vigilance BM76 Brixham Sail Trawler – confirmed[…]