Monthly Archives: September 2012

Shipwrights tools

HMS Warrior

some interesting imagery

Facsimilies of shipswrights tools found on the Mary Rose

HMS Victory

Possible location for a Shipwrights Way marker (shown by the rucksack)

I was fortunate to meet Mike Wyles and Maurice Young, Mary Rose Museum volunteers. They were both very knowledgeable and interesting to talk to. Mike is a retired Portsmouth teacher and Maurice was a shipwright and one of the dive team instrumental in the Mary Rose project.


A marker piece on the promenade would be visible from a distance

possible location for a marker piece

I like the big skies and views of distant shipping