The Jubilee Sailing Trust's TENACIOUS visited Merseyside over the weekend of June 12 - 15, 2009. Her arrival marked the conclusion of a voyage from Waterford to Liverpool via Peel. She was photographed above by Ian Collard as she arrived on the Mersey, bound for West Float, Birkenhead. Departure for Southampton being scheduled for 15:00 on Monday June 15.
On Saturday June 13, 2009 the Merseyside Branch of the World Ship Society visited the ship. Photographs by John H. Luxton, below. TENACIOUS and fleetmate LORD NELSON are the only sailing ships in the world adapted to accommodate passengers (voyage crew) with a variety of physical disabilities who work with the able-bodied voyage to sail the vessel.