Walton-On-The-Naze Maritime Museum
The Old Lifeboat House
Walton on the Naze
A 120-year-old former lifeboat house, carefully restored with exhibitions of local interest particularly maritime, urban, geological and seaside and development.
Currently restoring a 100-year-old Norfolk and Suffolk-type lifeboat, James Stevens no.14, which is the oldest surviving motorised lifeboat in the world. She was in service at Walton from 1900-1928 and pictures of the restoration work are on display are at the museum. The boatcan be inspected at Titchmarsh Marina, Coles Lane, Walton-on-the-Naze.
Archives, Natural Sciences, Weapons and War, Personalities, Science and Technology, Social History, Maritime