Mark Smith is Ropier at The Historic Dockyard Chatham Kent. Mark is using two hundred year old machinery and seen here with 18 mm rope thats coming off 'cops' ( bobbins) before being fed through the registration plates and then 'forming tubes' to become 2.25 inch diameter rope.
Chatham Historic Dockyard Kent.
Mark Smith is Ropier at The Historic Dockyard Chatham Kent. Mark is using two hundred year old machinery and seen here with 18 mm rope thats coming off 'cops' ( bobbins) before being fed through the registration plates and then 'forming tubes' to become 2.25 inch diameter rope.

Filename: mark smith rope maker chatham kent 002.jpg
Source:
Date: 10 May 2013
Location: Chatham Kent UK
Credit: HOMER SYKES
Copyright:
Model Release: No
Property Release: No
Restrictions:
Direct Link:
Keywords:
  • rope
  • maker
  • chatham
  • dockyard
  • kent