Artwork : ArchiveNo00134

Rope 1758


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Artefact

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Contributor

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ContributionForm
Contributor Name HMS Victory
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Profession

Location Portsea
Collection Date 05.06.08 3.01pm
Artefact Name Rope
Artefact Description Rope recovered from the wreck of the Invincible (this would have been the same kind of rope seen on HMS Victory). Made of Hemp from Russia.
Artefact Date 1758
Artefact Stored Boatswain Store where ropes and flags of all sizes were stored.
Artefact Form

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Sample Taken Fibres from the end of the rope
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History of Artefact The rope would have been for general use on the ship. It is a 200ft coil with a of an inch circumference.
Historian Peter Goodwin
Previous Owners HMS Invincible
Special Memories

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