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   The Society for Sailing Barge Research

Welcome to the Home page of the Web Site for The Society For Sailing Barge Research. These pages are provided by the Society for its members and those interested in the history of the Thames Sailing Barges of the East Coast of England. The Society includes research into the  history of barge building, ownership, the ports from which they sailed, the craft themselves and the men who sailed them.  

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Richard W. Smith

     Our former Honorary Secretary Richard W. Smith of Ipswich passed away on the 31st July 2017. The funeral will be held at the Seven Hills Crematorium, Nacton, Ipswich, IP10 0FG. on Wednesday 30th August 2017 at 2.15pm.

Family flowers only - donations if desired to the R.N.L.I.

 

 

 

 

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