Cruise of the Betsey

In September 6th-12th 2014 The Royal Scottish Geographical Society and The Friends of Hugh Miller jointly led a replica voyage round the Inner Hebrides which Hugh Miller made in 1844, as recorded in his book, The Cruise of the Betsey.


You can read extracts from Miller's book The Cruise of the Betsy with commentary by Martin Gostwick by following this link.


The old trawler Leader sailed in the Betsey's wake


Martin's account of the replica voyage is in the November 2014 newsletter.