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Spider-T Humber Super Sloop

Spider-T Super Sloop – Lincolnshire Life

June 14, 2018

With its soaring mast and fluttering red pennant, the super sloop Spider T is a familiar sight at [Hull Marina]. When skipper Mal Nicholson took it on, however, it was practically a sunken hulk, holding three feet of water. He knew it was something special though: “It was very Brunelian, that is to say, it…

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Calls for historic vessels to be protected in Hull Marina

February 21, 2018

A petition to save the HMS Pickle and Spider T in Hull Marina has been launched on Change.org. A petition has been started to protect two historic boats in Hull Marina as they face having to pay full berthing rates. The first HMS Pickle was a 1799 topsail schooner of the Royal Navy, which saw…

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Diamond Jubilee Thames Pagenant

Queens Diamond Jubilee

June 3, 2012

Humber Super Sloop Spider T confirmed to take part in the Thames Diamond Jubilee Pageant The afternoon of Sunday 3rd June will see a thousand boats gather on the river Thames in celebration of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee. It will be the largest flotilla in modern times on the river with rowing boats, working boats…

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