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Click here to view Our sailing holidaysBessie Ellen is Britain’s last wooden coasting ketch still under sail. She traded during the final era of sail when these ships were an everyday sight in the small ports and harbours throughout Britain.

A friendly welcome and great fun, the crew of Bessie Ellen are committed to giving you an authentic experience of traditional sailing ships and to share our passion for sailing with you. We strive to make your adventure, cruise or holiday voyage an enduring memory.