Blog > March 2017

Stemship Freshspring Society AGM 2017

Posted on 30/03/2017 by Stephen Attenborough

17458011_1637572679603671_1898798739036811135_n.jpg

The Steamship Freshspring Society AGM will be held at the Royal Hotel, Bideford, EX39 4AE on Saturday 8th April at 2.30pm Non-members are welcome, but you will not be eligible to vote. However, you can join online via our website http://www.ssfreshspring.co.uk/society Arrangements have been made for a guest speaker and we will be reviewing the progress…

Read more

Any colour as long as it’s buff (or black)?

Posted on 07/03/2017 by Stephen Attenborough

dwg.jpg

Over the weekend volunteers have been busy, as ever, this time working inside the forecastle (focle) scraping off the loose paint from the ceiling and from around the inside of the bow after welding on the outside has damaged the paint. As we do not have any colour photos of the inside of the ship, we do not know what colour she was painted inside during…

Read more