Dundee Heritage Trust - RSS
RSS Discovery Rigging Conservation Project
Grant Awarded: £50,000 | Board approved: January 2017
Following an inspection of the rigging, masts and spars of RRS Discovery, it was identified there was a serious problem with rot, degradation and structural integrity. The repair work will involve removing the upper fore and main masts, spares and bowsprit along the rigging and is expected to take around eight months to complete.