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Friends of SPRI Weekend Event at Chatham Historic Dockyard

Friends of SPRI Weekend Event at Chatham Historic Dockyard

7-8 June 2014

A fundraising event held on 7-8 June 2014 at: The Historic Dockyard, Chatham, Kent ME4 4TE, England.

The Historic Dockyard, Chatham

Ticket price: £100

A varied programme was arranged to include visits to all the sights at this award winning museum, guided tours, an inspirational lecture by Tim Jarvis on the recent highly successful Shackleton re-enactment voyage, evening drinks and a buffet supper with talks.

Tickets included:

  • A weekend Dockyard Entry Pass
  • Dockyard/Film Set tour
  • Ropery tour
  • Lecture by Tim Jarvis on his recently completed recreation of Shackleton's historic small boat journey and climb across South Georgia, with an opportunity to view the expedition boat, Alexandra Shackleton, a replica of the James Caird.
  • Evening drinks reception on the Rope Walk
  • Dinner, Summer Buffet supper (drinks included) in the Steam, Steel and Submarines Gallery
  • An after-dinner talk on the conservation of the Historic Dockyard by the Head of Conservation