Remembering Rosemarie - The hidden history of a Cornish
This documentary feature film, explores the previously un-documented working history of the Rosemarie, an early 'Brown Owl' style motor yacht built at the prestigious boat-builders R.S.Burts & Sons of Falmouth in 1930 for the Henderson family of St Mawes. She was requisitioned by the Admiralty in 1940 and did 8yrs of wartime service at Falmouth and Newlyn. Post war she became a pleasure cruiser, running ferry trips to St Mawes, up the River Fal, to Malpas and down the Helford River. Finally working as a holiday let houseboat in the picturesque Gillan Creek on the Lizard Peninsula in Cornwall. Her stroy is told by those who remember her.