Captain James goes to Grimsby

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DSCF1261‘Ere I be drying out by the caravan heater.

Next they did take me to the National Fishing Heritage Centre in Grimsby, Lincolnshire. Not that I need to know more about fishing.


I helped this young lady make her nets.


Then off to sea on the ‘ole Grimsby Town.


Not sure what this be to do with fishin’ but ‘ere I be on a scooter. Me 3 times great grandson Chris did tell me ‘ee used to have one like this.


This ‘ere binnacle is to ‘elp me to steer.


It be a bit chilly this far north so I did ‘elp to knock the ice off the rigging.


I did get in the wrong place at the wrong time again as this ‘ere fisherman did add ice to ‘is ‘errings.

Then we did stop by the galley for some grub.



Captain James meets with an accident

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I did go and spend Christmas with my little friend Lucy (branch 6) in Cambridge.

She took me to see some animals at Wimpole Hall Farm and I did fall in the mud.

Then there were some Clovelly donkeys. I hope they weren’t laughing at me.

Lucy kindly lent me a nappy bag so I could travel home without getting mud all over the pockets of me 3 x great grandson Christopher.

I did have to hope that I didn’t get thrown out with the nappies though.