Website of the Friends of the Jersey Maritime Museum

Association of Jersey Charities Number: 167

Maritime Jersey

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From time to time, the Friends publish longer articles of maritime interest than would normally be included in the newsletter. These can be downloaded here:

Jèrriais- English Nautical Dictionary, words courtesy of L'Office de Jèrriais, design DF.

Family History

Kevin Le Scelleur's search for his father's voyage on the SS Inverurie to the Mexican oil port of Tampico.

SS Inverurie Port Invercargill

The Suez Canal, the 6-Day war and the problems encountered.

Bob Asplet's account of his time spent on board the Port Invercargill in the Great Bitter Lake, Suez Canal as a result of the 6-Day War, written up from a diary kept during the time.

The Merchant Seamen's Memorial, names researched and compiled by Doug Ford.


Sailing across the Channel in a 14ft dinghy

Will Sterling's account of his crossing the English Channel in a 14ft wooden built Edwardian day sailer- please note this download is 4mb

Will Sterling

A Forgotten Jersey Hero

Ned Malet de Carteret tells the story of Jersey's first recipient of the Victoria Cross - George

Henry Ingouville VC, CGM(1826-­‐1869)