SS Great Britain’s mast replaced in Bristol

SS Great Britain mast replaced in Bristol – BBC News

Media caption The new mast was craned into place. A new topmast has been fitted to Isambard Kingdom Brunel’s famous steam ship the SS Great Britain, after the old one became rotten.

SS Great Britain’s mast replaced in Bristol – BBC News

SS Great Britain’s mast replaced Jump to media player The old solid timber mast became rotten so it has been replaced with a new hollow one.

SS Great Britain mast replaced in Bristol – BBC News

SS Great Britain mast replaced in Bristol. 17 October 2018. A new topmast has been fitted to Isambard Kingdom Brunel’s famous steam ship the SS Great Britain, after the old one became rotten

SS Great Britain’s mast replaced in Bristol – BBC News

SS Great Britain’s mast replaced in Bristol A new topmast has been craned into place on the SS Great Britain in Bristol. The old solid timber mast became rotten so it has been replaced with a new

SS Great Britain – Wikipedia

SS Great Britain is a museum ship and former passenger steamship, which was advanced for her time. She was the longest passenger ship in the world from 1845 to 1854. She was designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel (1806–1859), for the Great Western Steamship Company’s transatlantic service between Bristol and New York.

Owner: Great Western Steamship Company

Brunel’s SS Great Britain: A Bristol Ship that Changed the

The SS Great Britain – a legendary maritime vessel designed by the acclaimed Victorian engineer Isambard Kingdom Brunel. First launched in 1843 from Bristol’s floating harbour, she was a giant – the largest in the world.

Here’s why there are cranes at the SS Great Britain today

Conservationists will be focusing on replacing one of the ship’s six top masts, as part of an ongoing project to replace all six possessed by the SS Great Britain, which have been in place since

Brunel’s SS Great Britain (Bristol) – 2018 All You Need to

Nov 24, 2018 · SS Great Britain was one of the early masterworks of the most prolific engineering genius and entrepreneur. Imaginatively displayed in a restored dry dock which forms part of the spectacular Floating Harbour in Bristol Dockyards.

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SS Great Britain – Official Site

«We had brilliant day out and such a treat to visit such a historic ship in the very dock she was built in. Walking underneath the ship was just incredible and the museum and Brunel experience are …

Rigging and Sails | Visit Bristol’s No.1 Attraction

The SS Great Britain was the world’s first six-masted schooner. Having more masts increased the overall sail area, but allowed the use of smaller sails on each mast, making the …

SS Great Britain – Titanicandco

Widening the Bristol locks: £1,330 4s. 9d. Design. The Design of the SS Great Britain was advanced for its time. Isambard Kingdom Brunel had already built the SS Great Western in 1838. The Great Western Steamship Company wanted to build another ship based on the success of the Great Western.

SS Great Britain | Wiki | Everipedia

SS Great Britain is a museum ship and former passenger steamship, which was advanced for her time. She was the longest passenger ship in the world from 1845 to 1854. She was designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel for the Great Western Steamship Company’s transatlantic service between Bristol …