SEARS at Bay Museum June 2017

For the Museums On The Air weekend, the South Essex Amateur Radio Society activated the Bay Museum on Canvey Island on Sunday the 18th of June 2017. On this page, a few photos, plus an interview with one of the SEARS team about the event.

GB2BM on Canvey Island 2017

Two stations were active: HF voice & CW, and 2m voice on the rather hot and humid day,with a good turn-out from SEARS members.

We interviewed Mark 2E0RMT, the SEARS Secretary, to find out more about the event…

SEARS: Bay Museum Mark 2E0RMT Interview June 2017 (3 mins, mp3 format)

For more interviews and features, check out Essex Ham’s online radio station – Essex Ham on TuneIn

More photos from the event:

Bay Museum on Canvey, with the SEARS gazebos to the right
Bay Museum on Canvey, with the SEARS gazebos to the right
Dave G4AJY operating HF voice (rare sight!) with Henry watching
Dave G4AJY operating HF voice (rare sight!) with Henry watching
Dorothy M0LMR on 2m calling as GB2RM with Terry logging
Dorothy M0LMR on 2m calling as GB2RM with Terry logging
Henry M6XHK calling on 2m from the Bay Museum on Canvey Island
Henry M6XHK calling on 2m from the Bay Museum on Canvey Island
Vic G6BHE, Head of Bacon,looking after the team
Vic G6BHE, Head of Bacon,looking after the team

Well done to SEARS team for a successful day’s operation.

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