For current information on North Carr, contact -
Bob Richmond, Taymara tel. 01382 542516
The North Carr Lightship
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The Heritage Lottery Fund
Forth Ports (Port of Dundee)
Dundee City Council
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The assistance of National Historic Ships in the production of this website is gratefully acknowledged.
Web design - Ken Bushe
Research, Text - Susan Coyne
In response to a call by UNESCO for ships world-wide to commemorate the day, North Carr's foghorn is to sound on June 28th in remembrance of lives lost at sea during WW1
Ships around the world are being urged to mark the Centenary of the start of the First World War on 28th June 2014.by sounding their horns and flying flags at half mast
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North Carr is a unique historic vessel, largely unaltered since she came off station in 1974.
Now moored in Victoria Dock, Dundee next to the Apex Hotel, she is the headquarters for Taymara a maritime training charity serving the local community.
North Carr lightship pictured during her years of service off Fife Ness, when she warned shipping away from the North Carr reef.
Many original artefacts remain on board from her years of service, like this plotting board, dating from the Cold War