Archive for July, 2014

HY Tyne Update

The shipwrights from T. Nielsen of Gloucester arrived yesterday and have set to removing bronze and copper pins and some planking to allow the surveyor to inspect the Hull. So far, I am pleased to say they have found nothing that we did not expect and the timbers remain in surprisingly good condition. They intend […]

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Wednesday Late Series

Final Series Standings Yacht Wed B1 Wed B2 Wed B3 Wed B4 Wed B5 Wed B6 Wed B7 Wed B8 Wed B9 Total Discard Final Position Auf Wiedersehen Pet 11 11 3 1 1 1 1 1 2 32 22 10 1 Expresso 2 1 2 11 3 2 2 3 4 30 15 15 […]

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HY Tyne closures for shipwright work

On Monday, we will receive into the Club, a team of shipwrights from T. Nielsen of Gloucester. They will be around for up to 2 weeks as they conduct a thorough and final investigation of HY Tyne’s hull integrity and will be joined by the Surveyor, Richard Ayres during next week. Richard is pre-eminent in […]

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HY Tyne Preservation Newsletter July 2014

At the end of June, The Ship Wright, T.Nielsen, of Gloucester Docks, visited us. The purpose of his visit was to allow us to discuss with him the proposed work he will undertake to fully asses the vessel and provide us with a comprehensive costing and work statement for stage 2 bid. Having inspected the […]

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Water Inspections

We have been notified by the Port, that Northumbria Water will make an inspection Of all water supplies including ours, to ensure there is no possibility of their supply being contaminated. We will commence an inspection of our fresh water lines to ensure they meet regulations. You can help us by ensuring that any and […]

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Wednesday Racing Returns

Tomorrow night (2nd July) is the first Wednesday race of the second series. 7pm start! Fifteen boats took part in the first series – and the final results are now online.

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