Due to our extensive knowledge of historical rigging we have been involved in a number Feature Films and TV Productions. This can involve supplying props and re-rigging existing ships in line with a certain era to building a full working rig on a full size model. 

Treasure Island - Poldark BBC TV Series - Revolution - Cutthroat Island

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In the Heart of the Sea (2015)


Traditional Rigging rigged a full scale floating model of Brig Phoenix which was used in filming tanks at Warner Brothers Studios. 

IMDB: In the Heart of the Sea

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Blackbeard: The Real Pirate of the Caribbean (2016)


Dennis rigged a scale and full size model of a tall ship based on The Reaper for the BBC factual drama charting the rise and fall of the most audacious and charismatic pirate in history. Filming took place on location in Malta.

IMDB Blackbeard: The Real Pirate of the Caribbean