Exploding the myths of the 'Nil Desperandum' and 'The Brenda': A talk by Charlie Simpson
Tuesday, August 6th 2019 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Shetland Museum & Archives Auditorium
Charlie Simpson and Norman Moncrieff have carried out extensive research into the origins and life of both the Nil Desperandum and the Brenda – two well known Shetland Boats. Hear Charlie explain the truth behind the military myths normally associated with these boats. According to research, neither were, in fact, build for the MoD or British Navy.