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Life at Sea

Everyone on board has received basic sail and safety training and we’ve had quite an interesting start to our voyage. Out of Cumberland basin and under the Clifton suspension bridge, down the Avon and into the Severn Channel…… Read More

Shipshape and Bristol Fashion

Pelican has been in Albion Dockyard for maintenance and is now ‘shipshape and Bristol fashion’, an expression that, according to our captain Ben Wheatley, was coined here, as a reflection of the superb craftsmanship of shipwrights in this… Read More

Adventure under Sail

Going to sea again – a special treat in a time when UK covid lockdown is pealed away layer by layer, like the skins of an onion. We are aboard tall ship Pelican of London in Albion Dock,… Read More