Amsbury’s Ship Chandlery returns once again to the Riverside Dickens Festival in 2017 where he was well received by all! Captain Ray is seen holding a picture of his Great Grandfather Oliver Amsbury who came from a long family history in the seafaring trade. His own Great Grandfather Lucius also had a Ships Chandlery in Fillmore California in the late 1880’s.
Ray brings to the Festival a vast line of nautical instruments, compass’, sextants, telescopes as well as pocket watches. A careful and interesting selection of period replica guns, knives, swords and canes! Not forgetting the Pirate in us all he has an eclectic selection of Pirate Goodies to offer such as stripes socks of various colors, scarves and hats and items sourced and procured from ports around the world.