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HMS Worcester cadets spanning the yards.
|HMS Worcester cadets spanning the yards.|
|© National Maritime Museum, London|
|Repro ID: H6388|
|Description: The cadets were regularly drilled in various exercises – here they can be seen manning the yards. In the summer, they would work aloft at sail drill, and here they are showing their skills to an audience. Other exercises included rope work, reading a compass, and physical drill, including cutlass exercise.|
|Date: 20th Century|
|Credit line: National Maritime Museum, London|