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image for Boat Trips item typePin Mill Barge Race at Topsail Charters

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Boat Trips, Sat 23 Jun 2018, £50-£70


Racing Barges

Racing Barges


Cooks Barge Yard,
The Hythe,


The Pin Mill Barge Race is one of the most popular of the annual Thames Barge Races and sees a fleet of these fabulous historic vessels racing together, the skippers using all their skills to get the best our of their barges. Join sailing barge Thistle in Ipswich dock and lock out onto the river and to Pin Mill to watch the start of the race. The skipper will mix motoring to keep up with the fast racing barges for those good photos, and trying to sail as much as possible.
The day is fully catered. starting with breakfast and includes morning coffee and biscuits, a hot homemade two course lunch and tea and cake. Licensed bar on board.

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

Children welcome

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

Event details

Dates Times
Sat 23 Jun 2018 07:00 to 16:00


Adults £70 (no concessions)
Children £50 (aged 12 and under)



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
  • Children welcomeChildren welcome

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