Shipshape Solent acts as a focal point bringing together a number of existing facilities and services in Hampshire, the Isle of Wight and West Sussex, including the ship/boat repair/conservation expertise and facilities in the Portsmouth Naval Base and Portsmouth Historic Dockyard; the Maritime Workshops in Gosport;  the conservation expertise within Hampshire County Council Museum Services; the work of the Wolfson Unit, Southampton Institute and the wider work of the universities in Southampton and Portsmouth, as well as a range of vessels on the National Register of Historic Vessels.

 

BROWSE PROJECTS IN THE SOLENT REGION

Boathouse 4 - IBTC Portsmouth

SS Shieldhall

Buckler's Hard

 

SOLENT REGION SHIPSHAPE REPRESENTATIVE

David Newberry - Council of Experts, National Historic Ships UK 

Email: david.newberry@shipshapenetwork.org.uk

Vessels

Speedwell - boat repairs

Essex Smack built 1901 by King, William & Sons, Burnham on Crouch

Papillon - port bow

Motor Yacht built 1930 by Harris, Leslie W

Trial cruise of Boleh, Christmas 1949 off Singapore

Built 1948 by Kilroy, Commander, R A, Singapore

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