LCT 7074 – The Last D-Day Landing Craft

The National Museum of the Royal Navy helped to save LCT 7074, the last Second World War Landing Craft (tank) in the UK. The grant will allow the National Museum of the Royal Navy to re-float, conserve and interpret the vessel, one of the last of its kind in the world, for final public viewing in Portsmouth.

Archive image of LCT 7074 landing craft
LCT 7074 landing craft
Applicant: 
Royal Naval Museum
Location: 
National Museum of the Royal Navy, Stoney Lane, HM Naval Base, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO1 3NH
Region: 
South East England
Grant awarded: 
£916,149
Year awarded: 
2014