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Garstang Boat Jumble, Hamilton House, Preston, Lancashire.


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Monday 6th May, 2019

Hamilton House, on A586, off A6, Garstang, Preston, Lancashire


Garstang Boat Jumble

The event has been cancelled by the organiser.

The historic Lancashire market town of Garstang, straddled by Lancaster and Preston, hosts the Compass Events Boat Jumble at Hamilton House. Compass Events trade at their boat jumbles under Compass Marine, who specialise in marine fenders, buoys, and chandlery - look out for their stall.

Organiser : Compass Events

Telephone : 01803 835 915

Telephone : 07831 337 951

Other Boat Stuff

Boat Jumble related businesses and services in the Lancashire area include:

  1. Chandlery World in Nateby is a marine superstore with over 10'000 marine products including, electrics, engine, safety, and navigation services.
  2. The Boat and Outboard Centre in Preston is an outboard motor store, specializing in sales and repairs of outboard motors.
  3. Bait Boat Works in Preston, Lancashire repairs, services, and upgrades all makes and models of bait boats.
  4. Duck Island Boat Company, Preston, provides luxurious canal boat hires, as well as houseboat rentals.

Directions To The Event

If you are travelling to the jumble via the M6, you’ll be looking for a west exit onto New Lane, and then shortly afterward take a right onto the A6. Follow the A6 north until reaching the A586, wait until the A586 turns into Ainspool Lane, and Hamilton House Farm will be on your right-hand side within a few minutes.

Use the postcode PR3 0TB for car navigation systems.

Other Activities Around Hamilton House

There is no lack of nature reserves and nature-related activities located around the Jumble, for those interested in supporting wildlife reserves and sanctuaries be sure to check out the WILD DISCOVERY zoo, as well as the Owl and Bird of Prey Sanctuary. If you are more of a museum person looking for an enjoyable experience while visiting the boat jumble, look no further than the Lancashire Infantry Museum open on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday, for a World War I infantry themed experience.

Activities in and around Hamilton House

Accommodation In The Lancashire Area

The Mill House Bed and Breakfast located just off the A6, before it turns into the A586 on the right-hand side is one of the closest accommodations in the area is about a two-minute drive from the jumble. A little past The Mill House is the Best Western Country Hotel for those looking for familiarity and is only six minutes away. For those making a Caravan adventure be sure to check out the Wyreside Farm Caravan Park just south on the A586 only about 3 minutes from the jumble!

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