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BNRA ZOOM MEETING CALENDER 2021

Please contact the secretary John Wain for invitations

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BNRA Zoom  Meetings 10am - 12 noon:

 

Sunday 17 January 2021 AGM. Then: Susan Amos: 'The Journal of Joseph William Crabb RN 1800-1810’, Bob Horner: 'Cruiser Aurora History Part Two 1918-06’-

Sunday 21 February 2021 Annual model , art and photography exhibition

To include: 'The Hornblower Models’, 'Shell fuses,18th&19thc developments'

'Computer modelling of the Naval Bofors Gun’, 'King George V, a model in focus’, Dartmouth Museum: 'A New Mayflower Model : a ship's structure revealed’ and others…

 

Sunday 21 March 2021   Cmdr. David Lingard, Dartmouth Museum : 'Exercise Tiger; the New Information’. Dr. Brendan O'Farrell : The Baltic Campaign during the War with Russia, including the Invasion of Finland, (Crimean Period)

 

Sunday 18 April 2021 Rob Brassington: ' WW1 Allied Torpedoes. Computer graphics revealing developmental stages in this evolving technology that changed the nature of sea warfare’.. Captain Peter Hore will present aspects of his latest book 'The Wrens and the Wireless War'..

 

BNRA Summer Visit;   Susan Amos has suggested a summer outing on Saturday 17 July to Shugborough Hall, dependent on the status of Covid and any restrictions.

Shugborough was Admiral Anson’s home and is now a National Trust Property

 

BNRA Autumn Series of meetings.  Content tbc

Sunday 19 September 2021

Sunday 17 October 2021

Sunday 21 November 2021

Sunday 12 December 2021 Sea Poetry & Prose…and Mince Pies (we hope!)

 

              These meetings will be either Zoom or if the Covid crisis is resolved we  intend to

                  return to our conventional venue at the Bear

 

These meetings will be either Zoom or if the Covid crisis is resolved we intend to return to our conventional venue at the Bear Hotel Woodstock

 

Please contact John Wain to arrange attendance 07790928825..

BNRA - The War at Sea: See our selection of books now available 

Don’t forget the monthly BNRA meetings September to May each year!

https://www.facebook.com/NavalDockyardsSociety/The BNRA actively works with other naval reserach organisations and we mutually support each other. We are therefore proud to pormote the Naval Dockyards Society and their forthcoming event below for Spring 2021 of 24th Annual Conference on 27th Match 2021