Ship Portrait: LORD NELSON
of the vessel: STS LORD NELSON
owner: Jubilee Sailing Trust Ltd.
General information: 3 masted barque, 54,70 m loa., 2 decks, voyage crew 40 of whom 20 may be disabled incl. up to 8 wheelchair users, permanent crew 10
Kind of vessel: sail training ship for disabled and able bodied trainees
are the trainees accommodated?
2 cabins with 9 bunks in the foc's'le + 8 2-berth cabins for severely disabled and their buddies
many meals? What?
breakfast, lunch and supper, mostly English style
program will be there for the trainees?
The voyage crew receives all training necessary for the safe running of the ship. Additional programs are assisted climbing for those who need it, hoisting aloft of wheelchairs, lectures about sails, maneuvering, weather, navigation.
A special education is provided for youngsters 16-25 years. It is called leadership@sea.
does the vessel operate at the moment?
Summer mostly around the British Isles, winter Canary Islands.
are the costs?
600 Pounds (1000 US $) per week
Contact address, website, booking agency, etc.
Jubilee Sailing Trust Ltd.
Tel: +44 (0) 870 443 5781
Fax: +44 (0) 870 443 5782