In photos: Nancy Blackett sailing on Breydon Water and at Reedham

Mate Andy Morley shows what Arthur Ransome’sNancy Blackett and her crew got up to last week on Breydon Water and at Reedham, where she was sailing on the Norfolk Broads for the first time in twenty years, and meeting friends old and new…

Thursday 12th July 2018

Leaving the Lydia Eva then going through Haven and Breydon Bridges this morning. A 7 knot tide runs past here at its…

Posted by Andy Morley on Thursday, 12 July 2018

Jib wouldn’t unfurl properly going across Breydon so Muggins the Mate had to walk the cylindrical plank to do it by…

Posted by Andy Morley on Thursday, 12 July 2018

Yesterday – Across Breydon Water and beyond, looking back at the ambulance speeding away across the now-opened Breydon…

Posted by Andy Morley on Thursday, 12 July 2018

Yesterday – Could this be the far-fabled Berney Arms Windmill? An exciting day and a great one for the annals of the Arthur Ransome Club of Japan!

Posted by Andy Morley on Thursday, 12 July 2018

Yesterday – A lot of traffic on the river Yare ;), a happy skipper and some whispering Reeds. While this was going on I…

Posted by Andy Morley on Thursday, 12 July 2018

Yesterday – A Swing Bridge that Works as it’s supposed to… First picture you can just make out the bridge, already…

Posted by Andy Morley on Friday, 13 July 2018

Yesterday – Nancy’s Friends, old and new… At Reedham staithe we met up with John Royall (pictured shaking hands with…

Posted by Andy Morley on Friday, 13 July 2018

Yesterday: sailing up towards Cantley.

Posted by Andy Morley on Friday, 13 July 2018

Yesterday/ Cantley Sugar Beet Factory

Posted by Andy Morley on Friday, 13 July 2018

Last night: Surlingham Ferry House pub and the best sea bass I have ever eaten!

Posted by Andy Morley on Friday, 13 July 2018