Emma Hamilton: Seduction and Celebrity

Emma Hamilton: Seduction and Celebrity exhibition from 3 November 2016 to 17 April 2017 at The National Maritime Museum

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Emma Hamilton – book discount for Nelson Society Members

Members of The Nelson Society have been offered a discount on the price of the new illustrated book, Emma Hamilton: Seduction and Celebrity, which is being published by the National Maritime Museum alongside the exhibition of that name.

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The Quest Dinghy The Horatio Nelson is Launched

THE LAUNCH OF QUEST DINGHY THE HORATIO NELSON

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Update: ORNC Painted Hall Guilding

The Society has been informed that the crowd funding for the Guilding had been successful.  Brendan Mccarthy, Director of Greenwich Foundation, thanks TNS for the continuing support of individual TNS members.
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Happy Birthday Anna

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Many congratulations to Anna, Life Vice President of the Society, on her recent birthday.

A snap of Anna Tribe at her Birthday party.

 

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The Lenox Project: news for supporters

 

The Lenox Project is running open house at the Master Shipwright’s House, Watergate St, Deptford.
We I will be featuring 17th century re-enactors with live cannon and gunfire, a truly noisy celebration. There will also be merchandise and other goodies with all proceeds going to support the project. We will also have on sale Richard Endsor’s […]

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Joseph Haydn and the Women in His Life

Members may be interested in the following performance which has been brought to the attention of the Society

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“On 20 September we are performing a narrated concert on the composer Joseph Haydn and the women in his life. Emma Hamilton features as one of […]

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The Hardy Monument

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Genevieve recently visited the Hardy Monument, Blagdon Hill Dorset and took this picture.  She notes “At last it is restored by National Trust and open to the public at £2.00 pp if not a member. There on perfect day where we could see IOW […]

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Update on the 35th Annual General Meeting and the Trafalgar Weekend

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More from the ORNC

To find out more about the Painted Hall Visit the ORNC website

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Re-gild the Painted Hall’s proscenium arch

Members nay be interested in the following email recently received from the ORNC:

“Following on from my email last week, the ORNC Crowdfunding campaign launched yesterday and we are on our way to reaching our £21,250 target!

We’ve already had some great coverage with articles in the Daily Telegraph and Guardian and lots of social media, but we need […]

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KENT’S NAVAL HERITAGE

Members may be interested in the following which has been brought to our attention.  This is not a TNS organised event.

 

Immerse yourself in Kent’s Naval Heritage: a three day coach tour by maritime historians, for maritime historians, based at a Chatham hotel

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The reconstructed […]

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Steam Tug Portwey

PORTWEY is the only twin screw, coal fired steam tug now active in the United Kingdom and maybe even the Northern Hemisphere. Members may be interested in visiting the Portwey website

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Emma Hamilton Exhibition

Details of the NMM press release re Emma Hamilton exhibition are available by clicking on the link here.
There will be a TNS visit to see the Emma and Battle of Jutland exhibition in November 2016 and a second visit to include both in January 2017 close to The Immortal Memory event so members can have […]

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Lord Nelson HMS Victory letter to go under the hammer in Derbyshire

Members may be interested in the attached link to recently reported article on the BBC website

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Read about the Square Rigger Club

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Visit The Nelson Society facebook page

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Eros and attitude. Lady Hamilton

Members may be interested in the following exhibition which has been brought to our attention:

“I would like to inform you, that the exhibition “Eros and attitude. Lady Hamilton”, which has been hosted last year in Rome in the Casa di Goethe will be opening on Saturday June 4th in Wörlitz. The exhibition in Wörlitz […]

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