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The Society for Sailing Barge Research

Individual members specialize in various aspects of Sailing barge Research, such as owning and preserving the vessels, researching the histories of vessels, people and places associated with the barges, model making, writing, sketching, painting and photography or who are just simply interested.

They provided this site with a lot of the history of the various Vandervord Barges

Thames Sailing Barge Heritage Centre (Maldon)

Cooks Barge Yard, The Hythe
Maldon, Essex

Opening Hours:
Easter Friday to 30th September, Wednesday to Sunday 11am to 5 p.m.
Winter weekends (October-December) Sunday 12pm to 4pm


for information about anthing to do with UK history - if they don't know the answer
they will find out for you!


Research Guides
from the National Maritime Museum


More links will be added in due course
Please click here to see the Sources and Bigliogrphy page
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