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European Maritime Heritage (EMH) is a non-governmental organization for private owners of traditional ships, as well as for maritime museums and other interested bodies.



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Raise the Maritime-Day Flag
23-4-2015



The Museu Maritim de Barcelona has launched the idea that all heritage organisations, associations, entities, and heritage vessels' owners, celebrate the European Maritime Day by hoisting the Maritime Day flag. In a letter to all European maritime museums deputy director Elvira Mata proposes her plan.

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What is a Traditional Ship (under 45 meters)?
22-4-2015



Traditional ships under 45 meters are exempted from the obligation to send their pre arrivals notification, digitally to the port authorities. Good news for owners of such ships, you may think. But what exactly is a traditional ship?

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A fantastic sight
20-4-2015



Last summer the Norwegian Ship Preservation Association did something it never had done before and arranged a convoy of historic vessels to sail down the entire Norwegian coast.

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Circum navigators awarded EZS Medal of Honour
17-4-2015



Nautical College Enkhuizen (EZS) has awarded the Medal of Honour 2015 to the three Dutch historical sailing ships that completed a circum navigation last year. Jet Sluik, owner and mate of the Tecla, accepted the medal on behalf of the three ships and their crews from EZS director Cosmo Wassenaar. Wassenaar presented the medal during the graduation ceremony in the historical Wester church in Enkhuizen. He heralded the circum navigation as a fine example of what these ships and their crews are capable of, an example of fine seamanship.

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UPCOMING EVENTS

9-12 July
XII Galician Traditional Boat Festival
Cabo da Cruz - Boiro , Spain

11-18 July
Classic Channel regatta
Dartmouth - Paimpol - St. Peter Port , United Kingdom

20-24 July
Charles Stanley Cowes Classics Week
Cowes , United Kingdom

27-2/8 July
Gathering LVBHB
Musselkanaal , Netherlands

1-8 August
Skûtsjesilen - IFKS
Friesland , Netherlands

19-23 August
Sail Amsterdam
Amsterdam , Netherlands

28-29 August
24 uurs Race
IJsselmeer en Waddenzee , Netherlands

1-6 September
Hiswa te Water (Fair)
Amsterdam , Netherlands

4-6 September
Wereldhavendagen
Rotterdam , Netherlands

5 September
Y-zeilen
Amsterdam - Ijburg , Netherlands

10-12 September
Botter- en Monumentendagen Elburg
Elburg , Netherlands

18-19 September
Kotterweekend
Enkhuizen , Netherlands

23-27 September
Festival de Loire 2005
Orléans , France

25-28 September
Lekko sleepvaartdag
Terneuzen , Netherlands

26-27 September
Slag om Starum
Stavoren , Netherlands

10-11 October
Klipperrace
Enkhuizen , Netherlands

ROTTERDAM DECLARATION
Rotterdam Declaration
April 2007


EMH PRESENTATION BARCELONA CHARTER MEMORANDUM OF UNDERSTANDING
 
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Barcelona Charter
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London, 2005
Momorandum of Understanding (MoU)
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COUNCIL OF EUROPE
Parliamentary Assembly
Council of Europe Recommendation 1486 (2000)
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Faro convention (2005)
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