Sea Change’s Last 2013 Cambria Outing

Cambria under Full Sail in the 2013 Southend Match, picture taken from, we think, Pudge We were passed this superb picture of Cambria going like a train with all sails beautifully set by Richard, Hilary, Stretch and the Sea Change Crew. The picture is taken from, we believe, SB Pudge and comes from the Thames Sailing Barge Trust. Hilary tells us that they had a bit of fun but didn’t do so well this time. Posting on the 27th, she said, “Currently... Read More

Southend Match

Niagara wins her Class in the 2012 Southend Match, photo by Dave Brooks. Tonight’s post is a report by Dave Brooks on the Southend Match. He writes, “I think it is safe to say that I won’t be breaking any barge naming records with the Southend Match report. Sadly due to the weather leading up to the day of the match barges expected to be present were unable to attend. We arrived in Southend at 8.30 and there were no barges at all.... Read More

Two Ladies

Lady of the Lea and Lady of Avenal at Southend Pier during the Southend Match. Picture by Dave Brooks. Roving reporter, Dave Brooks posted this nice picture of two ladies against Southend Pier saying “Two fine Ladies. Lady of the Lea passing Lady of Avenal moored on Southend Pier during the barge match yesterday.” Meanwhile, “Cambria Watch” is rather banjaxed by computer problems at present and Hilary H reports that, “we... Read More