TS Royalist enters Weymouth Harbour 12:38 Hrs 5th April 2018

TS Royalist enters Weymouth Harbour 12:38 Hrs 5th April 2018

 

The tall ship TS Royalist came back to Weymouth again today. She had sailed around the South Coast, calling into several ports, for a few weeks – most recently Swanage and Poole.She was built very recently (2015), call sign – 2HZW6, IMO number – 9717369, MMSI number – 235107983.

TS Royalist has gross weight of 130 tonnes, 40 tonnes deadweight, 32m length, 8m breadth, 3m draught. She is often to be seen here in Weymouth and, as today, can be found immediately behind Aaran Guesthouse, just 10m away!

You know some people find it hard to believe Tall Ships get so close to our guesthouse - we tell them 10 yards and they do not believe us!

You know some people find it hard to believe Tall Ships get so close to our guesthouse – we tell them 10 yards and they do not believe us!

About Jim Groves

Retired Scientist, Chemist, Engineer, Product formulation, construction materials, ink, paints, corrosion, HSE+ Legislative Compliance, Defence. Vocal and passionate supporter of waste reduction, correct disposal and reduction of plastic pollution.