Jack Lavender


We are sorry to report to members of the Carrick Castle Boat Club, that Jack Lavender who lived in Carrick Castle died in the early hours of Sunday 26th February 2012.

Jack's funeral was announced here and was held at 12.30 on Monday 5th March 2012 at the Lochgoilhead Church where over 100 people attended.

Jack was the club's Mooring Officer for 8 years from 1995 to 2003.

On 10th March 2006 after the club's AGM, Jack Lavendar showed members a video on a large screen of 'Viking' on her last voyage from Carrick Castle to Kip. He gave a very informative talk throughout the video of the motor launch's history and more... Jack was thanked for coming back to the club and giving an insight of the earlier history of boating in Carrick Castle.