Shackleton's Endurance Found!

Shackleton's Endurance Found!

ExpeditionsFelicity Hazell
Sir Ernest Shackleton’s ship ‘Endurance’ has been found in the Weddell Sea 107 years after it was crushed by ice and sank to the freezing depths. L...
The hunt for Shackleton's Endurance wreck begins in Antarctica

The hunt for Shackleton's Endurance wreck begins in Antarctica

ArchiveFelicity Hazell
A century after Ernest Shackleton's ship Endurance was crushed by a pack of ice in 1915, a team of modern adventurers are setting sail to the Antar...
Sir Ernest Shackleton & Arthur Beale

Sir Ernest Shackleton & Arthur Beale

ArchiveFelicity Hazell
Yesterday marked the 100 year anniversary of Sir Ernest Shackleton’s untimely death aboard the vessel 'Quest' on his final expedition to Antarctica...
Oiled Wool Pullovers, Submariner Jumpers, Sailors Roll Necks and why you need one!

Oiled Wool Pullovers, Submariner Jumpers, Sailors Roll Necks and why you need one!

ArchiveArthur Beale
They come under many names, but they haven't changed much through the centuries! Oiled Wool Pullovers have been an essential piece of kit for gener...
Layering - the sailors secret for a cold night watch!

Layering - the sailors secret for a cold night watch!

ExpeditionsArthur Beale
Every adventurer knows the importance of layering clothing to maintain your temperature in the 'goldilocks' zone - not too hot and not too cold! We...
Have you seen the new Bond film?

Have you seen the new Bond film?

ProjectsArthur Beale
Have you seen the new Bond film yet? Well... when you do, keep an eye out for some of Arthur Beale's traditional boat ware, including the red ensig...
Wooden Boats Saved by the Bell! The Covers are Coming Off! - Arthur Beale

Wooden Boats Saved by the Bell! The Covers are Coming Off!

GearAlasdair Flint
There have been quite a few anxious wooden boat owners wondering when they can dunk their precious boats in the briny to stop them drying out. Now ...
Building and Sailing a Traditional Wooden Boat in The Arctic: An expedition to Jan Mayen and East Greenland

Building and Sailing a Traditional Wooden Boat in The Arctic: An expedition to Jan Mayen and East Greenland

EventsArthur Beale Admin
A talk by Will Stirling Will built the stunning yacht "Integrity". It is one of the most beautiful yachts sailing today with proper traditional...
Arthur Beale wasn’t always a Yacht Chandler! 05

Arthur Beale wasn’t always a Yacht Chandler! 05

BooksArthur Beale Admin
We supplied many prestigious explorers and mountaineers. Our next few posts will cover just a few of our surprising clients. Tim Severin Timoth...
Summer Holidays?

Summer Holidays?

ExpeditionsArthur Beale Admin
While the shop was basking in 38°C we were as cool as cucumbers in the icy coast off East Greenland. Here is Integrity, the wonderful yacht built b...
Tony Curphey - the oldest person the sail solo non-stop around the world!

Tony Curphey - the oldest person the sail solo non-stop around the world!

EventsArthur Beale Admin
Tony has arrived back in Hampshire after 30,000 miles of sailing in his 32 ft yacht Nicola Deux (a Nic 32). Apparently he is looking forward to a...
La Longue Route - Tony Curphey

La Longue Route - Tony Curphey

EventsArthur Beale Admin
La Logue Route is a circumnavigation according to the spirit of the great French sailor Bernard Moitessier. It is not a race but it's a pilgrimage...