National Historic Ships Support for Gamecock

February 17, 2024

The national body responsible for identifying vessels of ’national significance’ and worthy of preservation has reaffirmed its support for the restoration of Whitstable’s iconic Oyster Yawl and awarded the Charity £500 towards the cost of restoring the hull. Applications for grants was fiercely competitive and the application had to meet the organisation’s standards for conserving the nation’s maritime heritage.