Bolton School Senior Boys

The Journey to Glasson Dock, Lancaster

On Monday 14 May 2007, after 9 years of hard work by over 1,000 pupils, "Tenacity of Bolton", the boat built by boys, made its maiden voyage to Glasson Dock near Lancaster.

View the BBC News' coverage of the story.

The pictures below chart the moving of the boat from Bolton School Boys' Division to Glasson Dock. Click on any picture to enlarge it.

Tenacity of Bolton crowd send off

The send off

Up She Rises

Up She Rises

On Truck

Easy does it

Swing low

Swing low

A Nursery wave off

A Nursery wave off

Turning around Tudor Avenue

Turning around Tudor Avenue

Down the M6

Down the M6

Over the hump back bridge

Over the hump back bridge

An emphatic arrival

An emphatic arrival

Backing into the water

Backing into the water

Saying hello to the water

Saying hello to the water

Mike Brian

Mike Brian