NatHistShipsUK (@NatHistShips )


Bio The official voice for Historic Vessels in the UK.
Location Greenwich
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Account created 20-10-2010 10:37:43
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Twitter Web App : Banish Monday blues! Become an #SHTP2 Museum Shipkeeping trainee @cuttysark Royal Museums Greenwich. Tax-free 8-month placement! Paid professional development & training. Start your career today! Apply here #MondayMotivation #museumjobs #Training #skillsforthefuture

Twitter Web App : We now offer gift vouchers for museum tickets and Osprey Heritage Boat trips! The perfect Christmas gift for the boaty person in your life! #bowness #windermere #Cumbria…

Twitter Web App : There’s always time for a cup of tea and a chat between jobs. Here some of the current students are chatting to Jennie, who finished her course in August and was awarded the Most Improved Student trophy.

#woodenboatbuilding #boatbuilding #timefortea #woodenboat

Twitter Web App : The London is one of only 3 shipwrecks remaining on
Historic England Heritage at Risk Register in 2019 - but its likely not to last another decade.

The London needs to be saved and taken off the register for good - but we need your support.

#Southend #SaveTheLondon

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Twitter Web App : #OTD 151 years ago this brave & courageous RNLI coxswain and his heroic crew nearly lost their lives saving the crew of the barque North Britain in Mount’s Bay READ… #IronMenInWoodenBoats

Twitter Web App : 🏆 Judges vote IWA Photography Competition winner: Adam Smith for his image of the Depths of Braunston Tunnel. 🏆

Inspired? Our 2020 Photography Competition is now open:

Twitter Web App : We love seeing where our #RedCordCards end up. Did you know we've already distributed over 50,000 Red Cord Cards to people and places across the UK? Visit to get some for yourself 🧻…

Twitter Web App : BBC News - SMS Scharnhorst: 'Extraordinary' moment of wreck's discovery… #FLShipwrecks

Twitter Web App : Our friend Jack has spent five years making beautiful images of our lifeboat crews on glass plates - and he's still got three years to go before he completes his mission to photograph every single RNLI station! Do check out all the wonderful work he's made so far...…

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The Ring Net Heritage Trust is extremely happy to have been awarded the full bid sum for the Bringing Shemaron Home to Cockenzie heritage project! We would like to thank everyone who voted for us 🙂

Twitter Web App : 1939, The gunnery practice onboard PRESIDENT enabled the division to man the armament of four C class cruisers which had been converted for Anti-Aircraft duties with the fleet. After the 38 refit, president had new A.A guns and an H.A/L.A director in the bridge structure.

Twitter Web App : While @SSNomadic was designed to carry up to 1000 passengers, she would only carry 172 first and second-class passengers to Titanic at Cherbourg.

Despite being dwarfed by the great liners she would service, she was still over 233 feet (71m) long with a tonnage of 1273 tonnes!

Twitter Web App : Looking for that 1st step on the heritage career ladder? Want to develop your skills and experience? & get paid for it? Applications NOW OPEN for an 8-month trainee position Cutty Sark Greenwich Royal Greenwich. Apply online now #museumcareer #training #yourfuture

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Twitter Web App : Last week NHS-UK celebrated maritime heritage at our annual Awards Ceremony in Greenwich. Highly Commended for the Martyn Heighton Award for Excellence in Maritime Conservation were The Excelsior Trust The Excelsior Trust

Full list of winners: