Norfolk Broads: usually Womack Water, near Ludham, Norfolk
Correspondence to: The Hon Secretary, The Norfolk Wherry Trust, 14 Mount Pleasant, Norwich, Norfolk NR2 2DG
Tel: +44 (0)1603 505815
Opening days: BA (contact The Secretary); can be chartered.
Albion is the last black-sailed trading wherry on the Norfolk Broads. Built 1898 for inland-waterway transport of large loads. 58 ft hull. Loose-footed gaff mainsail on a lowerable 42 ft mast, she is last of a once-common Norfolk vessel. (ARC, AV, Edu & GV)