• Explore, discover and experience London's un-sung hero of the Thames!

    Massey Shaw was built in 1935 as a dedicated vessel for the River Thames and can pump 3,000 gallons (Over 13,600 litres!) of water per minute through its main monitor. That would fill up your average bath in less than 1 second!

    History of Massey Shaw

  • Volunteer in one of our many roles throughout the organisation

    If you're handy with a paint brush, enjoy engineering challenges, tour guiding or education we have a role to suit you!


  • Come and explore this unique vessel at an open day or event

    View our events calendar or get in touch to book a private tour on board. Make sure you get a "Man the monitor" photo too!

    Events calendar