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image for Boat Trips item typeBarges on the Blackwater Heritage Cruise at Topsail Charters

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Sailing Boat Trips, Sun 13 May 2018, £14-£23


Topsail Charters Ltd

Topsail Charters Ltd


Cooks Barge Yard,
The Hythe,


Enjoy a Two Island Cruise from Maldon past Northey Island to Osea Island and back with a commentary by Maldon historian Stephen Nunn to find out more about the history of Maldon, the Thames sailing barge and its’ role on the River Blackwater. Including Brithnoth at the end of the Promenade, the entrance to the Chelmer & Blackwater Canal at Heybridge Basin, Millbeach with it’s long history as a caravan holiday destination and Osea Island, which saw a lot of WWII activity.

Boat Route: Maldon, past Northey Island towards Osea Island and return.

Duration: 2 hours

Coach parties acceptedCredit cards accepted (with charge)Facilities for groupsOn-site cateringOn-site light refreshmentsPublic toiletsAccepts groupsFacilities for conferencingFacilities for corporate hospitality

Sorry disabled access restricted - please contact us for further guidance.

Event details

Dates Times
Sun 13 May 2018 10:45 to 12:45


Adults £23 Children £14



Plan route to Topsail Charters using Google mapsPlan route using Google maps

Map reference: TL 857068  Lat: 51.72949 Long: 0.68789

By Road:
Maldon Quay - from A12 South take A414 for Danbury and Maldon and follow into Maldon. Follow signs for town Centre and come down High Street. At bottom of high street, take left fork down Church Street to Quay. Parking at bottom of High Street in Edward Bright Close (Marked "P-Hythe Quay". From A12 North take exit for Witham and follow signs to Maldon.

By Public transport:

Timetables and information can be accessed via the public transport information partnership Traveline South East. Traveline allows you to plan journeys from and to a postcode, postal address, town or village, named station or stop, or point of interest.

Call 0871 200 2233 to speak to an operator and plan your journey, or log onto www.travelinesoutheast.org.uk and simply type in where you are travelling from and to for a detailed trip summary.

Parking: with charge


  • Coach parties acceptedCoach parties accepted
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Facilities for groupsFacilities for groups
  • On-site cateringOn-site catering
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Public toiletsPublic toilets
  • Accepts groupsAccepts groups
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing
  • Facilities for corporate hospitalityFacilities for corporate hospitality

Sorry disabled access restricted - please contact us for further guidance.