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World Voyage Update

We hope and trust that for all of you who follow the voyages and activities of the Barque Picton Castle the new year is off to a good start. Pretty raw and cold here in Lunenburg just now. With the ship lashed to our wharf with many strong hawsers and a big anchor out in the […]

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World Voyage 8

World Voyage Sets Sail In Spring 2022

Picton Castle is scheduled to set sail on her eighth world circumnavigation voyage shortly.  We had hoped, almost expected, to be able to begin the voyage this autumn, but travel restrictions and advisories currently in place because of the COVID-19 pandemic mean that sadly, we must postpone the start of this voyage until the spring […]

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World Voyage 8

World Circumnavigation Voyage

Picton Castle was originally scheduled to set sail on a year-long voyage to the South Pacific in May 2020.  Because of COVID-19, that didn’t happen and we had to delay the start of the voyage. Originally we delayed until July, then until October, and a few weeks ago we further postponed, pushing the start of […]