Programme 2017/18


Meetings are held on the second and fourth Mondays of the month and proceedings begin at 1930; further details from  Captain Roger Francis (see 'Contact Us' page).  Intending visitors should notify Captain Francis and advise their vehicle registration number at least one week before the meeting, and bring some form of official identification.

(Entries in italics indicate a change from the originally published programme).

Meeting on the following Mondays
 11 September  DVD evening - post-war British passenger liners.

 25 September Swinging the Lamp - members tales.
 9th October

 Over the Sea to Scilly - Geoff Williams

 23 October The Severn Princess - Tim Ryan

 13 November  The end of the Trams in Bristol - Peter Davey

 27 November Brunel's Ships - Philip Unwin

  11 December

 Christmas Party and Quiz


Meeting on the following Mondays

  26 February

 The Merchant Navy Training Board - Captain Kevin Slade

 12 March A Military Researcher's view of the Dambusters Raid - David Verghese

 26 March

Purton's Mulberry Blueprint - Paul Barnett

 9 April

Swinging the Lamp - members tales 

 23 April

 The Thetis Disaster - Peter Jones

 14 May 
  The Artist's view of two Maritime events - Pat Shipsides 

 21 May


Events 2017/18

Thur 22nd Jun 2017
'Fun Day at the Docks'

Thur 13th July 2017
Cruise on 'Toer Belle' to Hanham Lock and return.

Tue 15th August 2017
Visit to Avonmouth Signal Station

Sat 2nd December 2017
Pre-Christmas Lunch, Grasmere Hotel, Keynsham

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