Support the Restoration of a 100-Year-Old Sailing Ship

Britannia is the last functional example of an East Coast Sailing Smack.

She is undergoing community restoration in Exeter with the goal of returning her to a working life at sea.

Britannia under full sail on Loch Carron in the 1980s.

Architectural Solutions

Britannia under full sail in the Hebrides in the 1980s.

Welcome to Our New Website

As we enter a new year and a new chapter in Britannia’s history, we’re also adopting a new look! We hope…

A Boatbuilder’s Friends

English Oak (Quercus robur) The English, or ‘Common’, Oak is a majestic and long-lived tree – one of few that most…

Britannia under full sail on Loch Carron in the 1980s.

Sailing Around the Western Isles

It was not too many years ago, that Britannia and her family spent much of their lives sailing the seas…