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Discover The Dockyard Talks: The Ropery Restoration

17 Jul 2019 - 17 Jul 2019

The Ropery Restoration

By Chris Jones - Head of Shipkeeping and Heritage Engineering

Chris Jones Head of Shipkeeping & Heritage Engineering talks about the behind the scenes work that keeps these historic machines running.

The Ropery is a working museum, rope is still produced commercially by the Trust’s rope making company, Master Ropemakers Ltd. The machinery, much of which was commissioned in 1854 needs repairing from time to time.

Book: Upon arrival at Plan your visit

Time: 2pm

Meeting point: Ropery Shop

Cost: At no extra cost! – All included in your annual tickets


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